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  • Start date details

    September 2023 or sooner

  • Closing date

    5 June 2023 at 9am

  • Date listed

    23 May 2023

Job details

Job role

  • Teacher

Visa sponsorship

Visas cannot be sponsored

Key stage

Key stage 3, Key stage 4



Working pattern

Full time: 32 hours per week Mon-Fri

Contract type


Pay scale


Additional allowances

TLR2a of £2873.00

What skills and experience we're looking for

The successful candidate will be able to demonstrate the following;

  • Qualified Teacher Status
  • the ability to motivate students and achieve excellent results
  • excellent organisational and ICT skills
  • very good subject knowledge including statistics
  • the capacity to work collaboratively and lead people
  • a passion for maths and the ability to inspire and share this with young
  • a commitment to developing in the role through proactive engagement
with CPD and own learning

Applications will be considered from candidates with varying levels of experience (although this post is not suitable for an ECT).

What the school offers its staff

The Forest School is a highly successful, friendly and dynamic 11-16 School, committed to achieving high standards and to developing the potential of all our students and staff. It is an exciting time in the history of the school as from September ‘21 the school had its first co-educational intake now has over 100 girls. This summer has seen our best Mathematics results for a number of years with 80% of our students achieving a grade 4 or above and 21% achieving a grade 7 or above. A key department in the school, the Mathematics department is central to the school’s vision of success. This is evident in the recent refurbishment of 6 classrooms roomsas well as further redevelopment throughout the school. We are seeking to appoint an exceptional practitioner to join and be second in department in our highly successful Mathematics team.

If you are passionate about learning, determined to build relationships with young people, committed to working with the full range of students' needs and talents, and keen to work in a forward-looking school that will support you in your professional development, The Forest School would like to hear from you.

Commitment to safeguarding

Our organisation is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults. We expect all staff, volunteers and trustees to share this commitment.

Our recruitment process follows the keeping children safe in education guidance.

Offers of employment may be subject to the following checks (where relevant):
childcare disqualification
Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS)
online and social media
prohibition from teaching
right to work
satisfactory references
suitability to work with children

You must tell us about any unspent conviction, cautions, reprimands or warnings under the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975.

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About The Forest School

School type
Local authority maintained school, ages 11 to 16
Education phase
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School size
1023 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 16
Phone number
01403 756001

The Forest School is a highly successful, friendly and dynamic co-educational 11-16 School, committed to achieving high standards and to developing the potential of all our students and staff.

Arranging a visit to The Forest School

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email aconroy@theforestschool.net.

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