Job Role: Teacher of Maths (Fixed Term)
Part Time or Full Time considered
Start date: As soon as possible
The Governing Body, Trust and Headteacher seek to appoint an inspiring teacher of Mathematics (with the flexibility to teach Science), fixed term until 31st August 2021. This exciting and challenging post requires an enthusiastic, hardworking, conscientious and energetic individual with a strong track record. You will need to display a passion for Mathematics which is evident in your day to day classroom practice, and the ability to work in collaboration with other members of staff to develop and manage projects is essential. Applications from NQTs are welcome and encouraged.
Kingsdown School is at a very exciting stage in its history. From September 2017 we welcomed a:
• New Headteacher
• New Chair of Governors, and we
• Became an official partner of the River Learning Trust
In January 2018 we set the new vision – “a school of excellence bursting with pride and ambition” and a new mission statement – “to champion each and every student”
We can offer you:
• the opportunity to work with an incredibly strong, talented and committed team
• excellent facilities and resources including your own classroom
• an ambitious and dedicated student community with supportive parents
• high quality CPD to develop your career
• extended opportunities to network across the RLT
Kingsdown School is part of a Multi Academy Trust and joined the River Learning Trust on the 1st September 2017. The successful applicant will join the School as a River Learning Trust employee.
Applications will only be accepted on a Kingsdown School application form via eTeach.
If you have not heard from us shortly after the closing date please assume you have not been successful on this occasion.
Closing date for completed applications is Wednesday 28th October 2020 at 9am.
Interview date – to be confirmed.
No agencies please. CVs will not be accepted.
Kingsdown School is a mixed 11-16 Academy situated on the eastern outskirts of Swindon. The most recent OFSTED inspection commented “Leaders provide a curriculum that is broad and balanced. A notable strength of the school is its care for pupils facing particular difficulties, the work the school does to support pupils’ personal development and well-being is good.”
Kingsdown School and The River Learning Trust are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of all children and preventing extremism. All staff are expected to share this commitment. The successful candidate will be subject to an enhanced DBS check. The River Learning Trust is an equal opportunities employer and we welcome applications from a range of backgrounds to represent diversity in line with our schools’ community.
Kingsdown School and The River Learning Trust are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of all children and expects all staff to share this commitment. The successful candidate will be subject to an enhanced DBS check. The River Learning Trust is an equal opportunities employer and we welcome applications from a range of ethnic backgrounds to represent diversity in line with our schools’ community.