Teacher of Economics and/or Business Studies

29 May
£22,889.00 - £42,991.00 per annum

To teach Economics and/or Business Studies to students aged 13–18, to the highest standards, ensuring happy and efficient running of their classes within the guidelines of the School’s and departmental policies.

We have an exciting opportunity for an experienced and talented individual, with a passion for the teaching of Economics and/or Business Studies, to join our busy and flourishing Senior School.

The role sits within a dynamic and cohesive department where excellent practice is shared, and investment has been made in expanding the use of technology to support student learning.

The successful candidate will be a talented, enthusiastic and well-qualified teacher of Economics, with the ability to teach and develop our Economics provision across KS4 and KS5. Experience of teaching IB is desirable. The ability and willingness to contribute to all three strands of the department’s academic provision is desirable, along with experience of teaching candidates across the ability range, including EAL learners.

Our School ethos is one of a shared responsibility and positive contribution from all to the life and work of this busy community. This is what makes Taunton School such a thriving, energetic and well-rounded Independent School. We offer a competitive package and an outstanding environment in which to work.

More information and how to apply

For more information about working at Taunton School and the department, please visit https://www.tauntonschool.co.uk/about/job-vacancies/. To apply, please click on the role and 'apply for job' on the job page.

Equal Opportunities

Taunton School is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from appropriately qualified persons regardless of gender, marital status, sexual orientation, race, ethnic origin, nationality, religion, disability or age. Candidates will be assessed against relevant criteria only (i.e. skills, qualifications, abilities, experience) in selection and recruitment.

If you have a disability and require any assistance with the application process, please contact tsrecruit@tauntonschool.co.uk


We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The offer of employment will be subject to a number of pre-employment checks including ID and Right to Work in the UK, satisfactory references and a successful enhanced DBS check.

Closing Date

The closing date for receipt of applications is midnight on Sunday 29th May 2022, however early applications are encouraged as they will be reviewed as they are received and we reserve the right to interview and appoint before the closing date.

Taunton School is an independent day and boarding school for boys and girls aged 0.08 to 18.

  • Somerset
  • Full-time
  • 29 May 2022
  • £22,889.00 - £42,991.00 per annum


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