Business Studies Teacher - Thomas Telford School

Area: Business Studies (Teaching)
Management Level: General Teaching
Closing date for applications: 31/03/2023

Position Description


Thomas Telford School, Shropshire




Required Easter or September 2023

Existing teachers and new entrants to the profession are welcome to apply


We are currently seeking to recruit a teacher of Business to join our highly effective team. Business is a popular and highly regarded subject within Thomas Telford school both at Key Stage 4 and Key Stage 5. The successful candidate will be able to teach Business GCSE and A Level as well as vocational subjects.

We provide for a large Sixth Form of 600 students with very high levels of participation in the courses that we provide. Our aim is to make our Business Academy the pre-eminent provider of Business, Economics and Finance related courses in the region with career progression and CPD always under consideration for our team members.

Thomas Telford School has always been at the forefront of educational developments nationally, by pioneering radical ways of organising and delivering education since its opening in 1991.

Staff at Thomas Telford School are afforded highly desirable working conditions such as:

  • One day per week for planning, preparation and marking
  • State of the art classroom and IT facilities
  • Free use of the onsite Fitness Centre and Swimming Pool
  • Opportunities to work collaboratively with our family of schools
  • An environment where students are always positive, have a love of learning and behaviour is exemplary based on an understanding of mutual respect between staff and students
  • Opportunities to work with our Teaching School delivering best practice workshops with our Trainee Teachers. Thomas Telford School trains over 60 graduate teachers per year
  • 10 Professional Development days per year
  • Generous performance related pay achieved by almost every employee of the School annually
  • Extensive opportunities to become involved in Sport, Performing Arts and other recreational activities available to students

This is an exciting opportunity to join a forward thinking and high performing organisation.  Thomas Telford School is proud to have a happy and supportive working environment where employees are truly valued.

Application forms and details about the post can be downloaded from under ’Job Vacancies’ on the ‘Quick Link’ tab. Please send your application form to The Headmaster, Sir Kevin Satchwell, Thomas Telford School, Old Park Telford TF3 4NW or by email to


Closing Date: Apply ASAP


All successful candidates will be subject to a Disclosure and Barring (DBS) Check and two employment references.