Mathematics Teacher Flixton Girls School, Manchester

Job description

Advert for the position of Mathematics Teacher

PERMANENT POSITION - Required from 1st September 2020
The Governors of Flixton Girls School are seeking to appoint an inspiring, dynamic and well-qualified individual with high expectations and standards to join our Mathematics Department.
At FGS we inspire girls and staff to discover their talents and fulfil their potential through our founding principles of aspiration, empowerment and excellence. These principles are at the heart of life at FGS, ensuring that each individual is able to achieve their personal best. Exceptional opportunities encourage girls of all abilities, interests and aptitudes to develop their individual characters and talents and to fulfil their dreams and aspirations.
In choosing Flixton Girls School you will be joining a school that is well respected in its local community and has a national reputation for work in many areas.

This is an exciting opportunity to work in a forward thinking, high achieving “can do” culture.

If you wish to be considered for this vacancy you should complete the enclosed application form. In addition, you are asked to submit a concise letter of application. This should be typed or word-processed and should not exceed two pages in length. Your letter should describe how your experience and particular achievements make you a strong candidate for this position.

Applications are welcomed from NQT’s.

We welcome applications from all sections of the community, regardless of gender, race, religion, disability, sexual orientation or age.

Please note that only applications on the school’s application form will be considered. Candidates who submit a CV only will not be shortlisted. Additional sheets may be attached to the back of the application form if there is insufficient space.

Completed applications should be returned, unfolded, to:
Mrs J Buckley
HR Officer/ Personal Assistant to Headteacher
Flixton Girls School
Flixton Road
Manchester M41 5DR


Email completed application forms to -
Tel: 0161 912 2949

The closing date for applications is noon on Monday 24th February 2020.

Flixton Girls School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share in the commitment. The successful candidate will be subject to a Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check.

Closing Date: 12 Noon on Monday 24th February 2020
Interview Date: TBC

Essential educational requirements

Qualified Teacher Status (or expectation of obtaining this prior to appointment)

Relevant good honours degree

Essential qualifications

Qualified Teacher Status (or expectation of obtaining this prior to appointment)

Relevant good honours degree

Essential skills and experience

Experience of teaching across key stages 3 & 4

Raising student achievement and adding value within the Mathematics Curriculum

Working effectively within a team

Effective liaison with parents

CPD demonstrating a secure knowledge of current thinking in Mathematic pedagogy and practice

Consistently good or better classroom practice

Excellent organisational skills

Excellent communication skills

Confidence in using, applying and interpreting student

The ability to work collaboratively within a team

About Flixton Girls School

Flixton Road, Manchester, M41 5DR
Flixton Girls School website (opens in a new window)