Teacher of Mathematics
Required for January 2022
An outstanding and creative teacher of mathematics is required to inspire a love of this exciting subject in the pupils of Years 5 to 8 in this dynamic and flourishing day and boarding prep school. A willingness & suitability to coach games is preferred, but not essential.
Ideally, the successful candidate is:
An experienced KS3/4 qualified teacher eager, willing and able to teach mathematics to classes in Years 5 to 8.
A keen advocate of mastery teaching, based on the principals of concrete, pictorial and abstract methodology.
Capable of playing a part in a strong team and of showing initiative.
Willing to contribute strongly to other extra-curricular activities, and ideally able to coach games.
Committed to the busy day and weekly/flexi boarding ethos.
Good fun, inspirational, brilliant with children, and completely at ease with parents.
Please see the attached Job Description for full details.
The successful candidate will be expected to commit to the following:
The post-holder’s responsibility for promoting and safeguarding the welfare of children and young persons’ for whom s/he is responsible, or with whom s/he comes into contact, will be to adhere to and ensure compliance with the school’s Safeguarding Policy and Child Protection Statement at all times. If, in the course of carrying out the duties of the post, the post-holder becomes aware of any actual or potential risks to the safety or welfare of children in the school s/he must report any concerns to the school’s Designated Safeguarding Lead or to the Headmistress.
The successful candidate will be required to provide an enhanced DBS Disclosure. In seeking references on short-listed candidates, the school may approach previous employers for information to verify particular experience or qualifications before interview. Any relevant issues arising from references will be taken up at interview.