This is an opportunity for a passionate and enthusiastic Mathematics teacher to take up a position within our team. The candidate would be joining a strong, friendly, hard-working, and supportive team. The Department takes a collaborative approach and values each individual’s skills, interests and strategies for teaching and learning. We welcome new ideas and look forward to the involvement of the person appointed in our on-going drive to raise standards even further.
Therfield School Vision and Aims
Therfield is a mixed 11-18 Community School where “There are strong relationships between staff and pupils that underpin a positive atmosphere in which pupils want to learn…[pupils] work well together and are confident to express their ideas…The school is characterised by a nurturing and caring ethos.” Ofsted 2019. Our School Vision and Aims reflect our ethos, which is to strive for the highest possible academic standards in an environment of exciting learning opportunities, where individuals can develop their talents in safe and friendly surroundings.
These aims are reflected in our ethos of “The Best for All: Excellence, Leadership, Opportunity” and are underpinned by The Therfield Way; A Culture of Achievement. Leadership development for staff and students is a key focus of the school and we have a highly positive reputation for staff development.
Why Work at Therfield School?
We asked our current Math's Team to comment:
“As an NQT, being a part of the Therfield Math's Team has given me an extra level of support that I wouldn’t have got elsewhere. They have all been available whenever I have had any questions and it has made my NQT year a lot more manageable”
“The Math's Team at Therfield is friendly and supportive, making Therfield a great place to teach Math's from KS3 up to A Level.”
“The Math's Team at Therfield goes from strength to strength each year and is a really enjoyable place to teach fantastic students!”
“Best team I’ve ever been part of, supportive and friendly.”
We offer a number of great benefits to our staff, please see our benefits page included in the Candidate Pack.
What we are looking for?
• An enthusiastic and motivated teacher
• A committed team player
• An innovator with drive and determination
• All staff are expected to be a tutor as we see this as a vital part of promoting student progress.
• A commitment to providing outstanding opportunities for all young people to develop the character and resilience they need to succeed in modern Britain.
The Next Steps:
If you are interested in the post and you believe you can meet out requirements, please click the 'Apply' button.
If you have any questions or would like to arrange a school visit, please contact Jo Kelly.
Closing date for applications is 9am on Wednesday, 31st March 2021, however, we reserve the right to appoint before the closing date.
As part of our standard recruitment procedure, we would draw your attention to the fact that 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.
The successful candidate will be subject to a satisfactory enhanced disclosure from the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS).