Teacher of Business Management
An exciting opportunity is available to become part of Morrison’s Academy’s growing Business Studies Department. We are growing the department with a view to creating opportunities for practical business skills to be learnt whilst gaining academic qualifications. Founded in 1860, Morrison’s Academy is Perthshire’s leading Independent Day School. We are a friendly, family-orientated school and provide quality education to approximately 500 pupils from ages 3 to18 years.
About the role
We are looking for an engaging and enthusiastic teacher of Business Management. The post holder will also contribute to the development and improvement of the subject across the school. This is a new post in our growing Business Studies Department and will offer a unique career opportunity at a sector leading school. The successful applicant will be able to demonstrate a passion for the job and an ability to teach the curriculum to the highest level.
You will hold an honours degree directly relevant to the teaching of a Business related subject. A PGCE/PGDE in the teaching of Business Education is desirable. You should be GTC Scotland registered, or eligible for registration. Experience developing teaching and learning materials and improving attainment and assessment would be beneficial as would the ability to teach a second business-related subject. You will have strong interpersonal skills and enjoy working in a team. You will be looking for a role that will stretch your capabilities and allow you to develop your skills, which could lead to more responsibility within the department over time. In addition to experienced practitioners, we would very much welcome applications from Probationers or NQT’s.
What we can offer you
A great team and working environment: Working in Morrison’s Academy’s Business Studies Department you will be part of a small team in a department with ambitious plans for growth. With over 120 staff members in the school you will have opportunities to work with a wide variety of inspiring colleagues on a wide range of activities, not to mention our lovely pupils and their families.
Career and development opportunities: We are committed to continuing professional development and support our teams in improving their skills and developing new ones. Couple this with all of the informal opportunities provided through this role you can rest assured that you will constantly grow and learn new skills.
A great location: The school is located in Crieff, an easy commute from the central belt, Perth and the surrounding rural communities. The school is located in the centre of this bustling market town and provides easy access to a good selection of local amenities.
Salary and a whole host of benefits: A competitive salary and benefits package is available for the right candidate, with pension scheme and some flexible benefits including generous holiday, discounted school fees and access to wrap around care services while you are working.
To apply please send a completed Application form (download from our website) for the attention of:
Mrs Maxine Butler, Head of Operations
Morrison’s Academy, Ferntower Road, CRIEFF, PH7 3AN
Closing date for applications: Friday 20 March, 2020