Opportunities at One
One is the only outstanding Sixth Form College in Suffolk, offering an inclusive and fresh approach to learning. We provide an inspirational environment, dedicated to offering students first class teaching, resources and support whilst they study with us. Indeed, students’ success is our priority, as demonstrated by our ‘Outstanding’ Ofsted grading and our ranking as one of the top 3 institutions in the Government’s 2020 Performance Tables for progress in all three categories (A Level, Academic and Applied General) for colleges across the Eastern Region.
We are currently recruiting to the following exciting opportunities:
Teacher of A Level Economics and/or Business
Commencing 1st January 2021 (or before, if possible)
We are seeking an exceptional Teacher of A Level Economics and/or Business to join our team. In recognition, we are pleased to offer the successful candidate a competitive salary, which acknowledges their skills and experience, with excellent opportunities for personal and professional growth.
This is an excellent opportunity for a well-qualified and inspirational teacher of Economics and Business to become an integral member of our energetic and supportive Business, Accounting and Economics team. With a focus on success, candidates should demonstrate a commitment to outstanding teaching and learning practices, to support the achievement, progression and well-being of our students.
The Economics, Business and Accounting Curriculum
The curriculum at ONE currently offers A Level Economics (EdExcel), Business (EdExcel) and Accounting (AQA); alongside Level 2 and 3 Extended Diplomas in Business (Pearson). Although this role would most suit a specialist in Economics, ONE also offers teaching staff the opportunity to teach across a number of subject areas, if preferred, within a collaborative and supportive team.
With a comprehensive range of industry links, students enjoy direct leadership, mentoring and progression opportunities from nationally- and internationally-recognised Business organisations, including the Institute of Directors. Always seeking to add to this portfolio, we welcome applicants with previous industry experience, or with a commitment to expanding students’ horizons through direct industry engagement.
We are seeking to appoint a positive, personable and highly-motivated teacher with the following characteristics:
- A passion for their chosen subject area
- Up-to-date subject knowledge of A Level Economics (primarily) and/or A Level Business
- A willingness to work collaboratively, where ideas and teaching strategies are freely shared within a high-performing team
- A commitment to outstanding teaching and learning practices, with a desire for continual professional development
- Experience of, or enthusiasm for working with 16-19 year-old students
How Staff Are Supported at ONE
As staff surveys reveal near-100% satisfaction with the vast majority of working practices at ONE, we pride ourselves on the support offered to all, including those who are new to teaching.
With a range of on-going staff development opportunities, all staff at ONE enjoy a comprehensive CPD programme, including the chance to conduct and implement educational research. Embedded in this, staff have access to a highly-enjoyable well-being programme, with access to sports facilities, and a varied number of health and recreation opportunities.
NQTs will be further supported with dedicated teaching remission; a highly-qualified teaching Mentor; and added support from the Director of Curriculum and other senior staff. When appropriate, we also support staff in achieving QTS or QTLS.
Staff feel supported by the measures that have been put in place to minimise the risk of transmission from COVID-19, with many activities (including CPD) now being conducted online.
Closing date for applications received via email is 9am on Wednesday 30th September 2020. (The closing date for postal applications is 9am on Wednesday 23rd September 2020). Interviews are expected to be held shortly after.
Personal Progress Tutors (2 Posts)
Commencing as soon as possible
Full Time (37 hours per week, 42 weeks per year)
Grade 5 (Actual salary will be £23,760 - £27,038 gross per annum)
Fixed Term contracts until 18.08.2021
Applications are invited from individuals with excellent communication, organisational and analytical skills. You will be involved in the continual monitoring of our students’ progress in order to support their personal and academic development and future progress. You will have experience of working with young people in an educational setting and possess the knowledge and ability to provide appropriate guidance for our students.
Closing date for applications received via email is 16:00 on Monday 28th September 2020. (The closing date for postal applications is 9am on Tuesday 22nd September 2020). Interviews are expected to be held shortly after.
Student Support Assistants
(Foundation Learning) – 4 posts
Commencing as soon as possible
Grade 3 (Actual Salary will be £15,202 gross per annum)
Full Time (35 hours per week, 39 weeks per year)
Fixed Term Contract until 31.08.2021
We are seeking Student Support Assistants to provide support to our Foundation Learning students. In this role, you will work flexibly across the Foundation Learning Team.
You will assist our teaching staff and provide support with the personal and social development of our students, supporting them to achieve their academic and soft targets. You will also work with groups of students to reinforce their learning through activities designed to meet their individual needs and support their transition to adulthood. Previous experience of working with students who have complex needs and profound medical learning difficulties would be advantageous to the role.
Closing date for applications received via email is 9am on Wednesday 23rd September 2020. (The closing date for postal applications is 9am on Thursday 17th September 2020).Interviews are expected to be held shortly after.
If you are interested in any of the above opportunities, please download and complete the application documentation from this webpage by completing the 'Apply for a Postion' box below. Alternatively, please contact Claire Kerridge, Assistant HR Manager, at firstname.lastname@example.org for an application pack.
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