Job Vacancies in Jewish Schools

Head of Economics

Immanuel College
Contract Type: Full Time
Start Date: ASAP
Education Setting: Secondary School
Salary: Competitive
Job Category: Head of Department
Location: Bushey

The Role: We are seeking to recruit a dynamic and passionate Head of Economics who will have an unrivalled opportunity to promote and sustain academic excellence in this highly popular and well-regarded subject. As an innovative teacher and leader, the successful candidate will teach A level with confidence and be able to inspire, challenge and support our pupils with a range of abilities. The A level examination board is Edexcel Economics A. Our students are required to participate in the RES and IEA Essay competitions annually and our teachers take responsibility for co-curricular clubs and activities run by the department.

The School: Immanuel College is entering a new, exciting era of educational and physical development, which will build on our Jewish modern orthodox, co-educational, independent roots. You will join a school characterised by high academic standards, outstanding pastoral care, and a renowned programme of Jewish study. We enjoy an environment of happy, fulfilled young people who are fully engaged in the life of this friendly school, are aspirational and are committed to their studies and their community. We are looking for colleagues who are eager to contribute to their futures and build a bright beacon of Jewish life and learning. 

Staff Benefits: Immanuel College is a vibrant, professional, and caring place to work, where every day brings new challenges and opportunities. We are deeply committed to the emotional and professional well-being of all our staff and believe that happy, well-cared for staff make the best team. We pride ourselves on providing an environment where staff have the freedom to learn and grow. We provide access to a generous pension scheme, a supportive CPD system, membership of a healthcare provider, provision of a Windows Surface laptop during tenure at the School, free lunches, family-friendly policies, free on-site parking, and a range of well-being initiatives

How to Apply: Please visit our website to apply. An Application Form, Equal Opportunities Monitoring Form and the names and contact details of two referees should be sent to Dr Millan Sachania, Head Master, at

Further Information: For further enquiries relating to the role, please contact Dan Endlar (Second Master)

We retain the right to interview successful candidates prior to the closing date

The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

Applicants will be required to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employees and the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS). The school may carry out online searches on shortlisted applicants and all applicants will be required to provide details of their online profile, including social-media accounts, as part of their application.

The safeguarding responsibilities of the post are outlined in the job description.

Interview date: Week commencing 2 April 2024
Closing date: 28 March 2024
Immanuel College
Elstree Road
D23 4EB.
Head Master: Dr Millan Sachania, MA Cantab, MPhil, PhD, FRSA.