2nd in Mathematics Department

Watford Grammar School for Boys, Watford, Hertfordshire

Job details

Job role Suitable for NQTs
Subject Mathematics
Working pattern Full-time only
Salary Main pay range 1 to Upper pay range 3, £30,200 to £46,292

Job summary

A leading UK State School for boys aged 11-18 with a national reputation for academic excellence
'An outstanding school' - OFSTED 2001 and 2006

Required for September 2020
2nd in Mathematics Department (TLR 2.3: £4,657 per annum)

An enthusiastic, well-qualified mathematics specialist to teach at all levels up to A Level Further Mathematics within a dynamic, energetic team. The role will involve working closely with the Head of Mathematics, deputising and taking responsibility for the co-ordination of a curriculum area. The department was rated outstanding by OFSTED in 2010 and thrives on continual development of its teaching and learning processes. Examination results are excellent and the subject enjoys a high status within the school. Currently 315 pupils study Mathematics in the sixth form of whom 85 also study Further Mathematics. The school has a newly built dedicated STEM block. Applications are welcome from experienced or newly-qualified teachers with leadership experience from other contexts. For candidates with PGCE credits, we are able to support the completion of an MA. Our admissions policy prioritises children of staff.

Further information is available from the school and on our website at www.watfordboys.org. Application by completed application form to Ian Cooksey, Headmaster, (email: head@watfordboys.org). All posts are subject to an enhanced DBS Check. The closing date for applications is 9am Monday 2nd March 2020.

Essential educational requirements

teaching qualification
leadership experience in any context

Essential qualifications

teaching qualification
leadership experience in any context

Essential skills and experience

teaching qualification
leadership experience in any context

Employee benefits

• Low academic curriculum contact time (80%)
• Places prioritised for children of staff in admissions policy
• Flexible approach to staff leave in current policy framework
• • Governors’ contribution of £1500 per year to the Common Room for events
• Free biscuits, tea/coffee and milk
• Dining allowance for parents’ evenings and INSET days
• Free flu jabs
• Cycle scheme for staff

More on how to apply

School overview

School type Academy, Church of England
Education phase Secondary
School size 1427 pupils enrolled
Age range 11 to 18
Ofsted report View Ofsted report
School website Watford Grammar School for Boys website (opens in a new window)
Contact email head@watfordboys.org

About Watford Grammar School for Boys

School location

Rickmansworth Road, Watford, Hertfordshire, WD18 7JF