As a continuation of the ECT subject specific enhancement programme delivered last year we are keen to provide a one-off session for year 2 ECTs. This training is open to all ECTs regardless of their ECF provider.
The subject specific enhancement session for Economics and Business will take place at Beaumont School from 4.00pm to 5.30pm on the following date:
- Monday, 14th November 2022
Areas of Focus
This session will provide essential subject specific support in Year 2 of your Early Career journey covering common misconceptions.
Who is this course for?
Year 2 Early Career Teachers delivering Economics and Business
Meet the facilitator
Brenda Austin – Head of Economics and Business, Beaumont School
Brenda has been Head of the Economics and Business department at Beaumont School since 2015 and was also a teacher of Economics and Business/Deputy Head of Sixth Form at Queens’ School in Bushey for five years.
At Beaumont which is an outstanding, fully comprehensive school, she leads a department with five staff teaching approx. 100 students at KS4 taking GCSE Business and Ctec Enterprise & Marketing courses. Over 130 students take Economics A-level courses at KS5. In addition, there are circa 80 learners on L3 Btec and Ctec Business courses. Beaumont also offers (optional) IFS courses to KS5 students as part of their enrichment programme.
Brenda has held whole school teaching and learning roles as well as having been a Governor in both schools. She is a proven management professional with a 12-year history of leadership and management with global financial institutions prior to joining the teaching profession.