Mathematics Teacher SGS Berkeley Green UTC, Berkeley, Gloucestershire

Job description

Teacher of Mathematics
Post Number: SGSUTC02
Full Time Equivalent Salary Range: £24,375.00 - £40,494.00 per annum
(Salary is dependent on level of qualification and experience)
Contract Type: Permanent and Full- time
Hours: 37

SGS Berkeley Green UTC opened in September 2017 with outstanding facilities, in a state-of-the-art building. We provide specialist, high quality technical and academic education for 14-19 students with a strong interest in Engineering and Digital Technologies including Cyber Security. We are committed to developing our students into the Engineers and Digital Technology experts of tomorrow by working closely with our employer partners to deliver our exciting and industry relevant curriculum.

We are looking to appoint an inspiring and engaging Maths Teacher to join our Team. The successful candidate will teach GCSE Maths and will contribute to the teaching of A Level Maths and Core Maths. There is the opportunity for A Level Further Maths and Level 3 Engineering Principles teaching for an appropriately experienced and qualified candidate.

We require a colleague who has:

• A passion for their subject and the ability to link learning to the real world;
• A proven level of excellence in the classroom at KS4 and KS5 or an NQT with significant potential;
• Excellent interpersonal skills;
• A willingness to contribute to all aspects of UTC life.

In return we offer:

• Teaching at KS4 and KS5 with students who are determined to succeed in their chosen field;
• Outstanding facilities in a purpose-built, £15million environment;
• The opportunity to work in a small, motivated and dynamic team;
• Excellent career progression.

Do you want to have a positive influence on the direction of technical education?
Can you support our students to become the wealth creators and idea generators of the future?

If so, this is your opportunity to make your mark. Come and join us on our journey!

SGS Academy Trust is a Multi Academy Trust, which was formed in response to the request of the Regional Schools Commissioner, Sir David Carter in November 2014.
South Gloucestershire and Stroud College sponsor the Trust, and their size and range of expertise forms the basis of the support for schools within the Trust.
There are three schools within the Trust:
Forest High School is situated in Cinderford, Forest of Dean. Forest High School has engaged with some of the best learning providers in the county to establish a rich, extensive curriculum and to support classroom teaching, The School is small, intimate and student focused.
SGS Pegasus School opened in September 2017 providing a genuinely innovative school for children and young people with autism. It is located in Patchway, South Gloucestershire. The School provides a personalised, multi-disciplinary and evidence-based approach to support young people to learn and thrive
SGS Berkeley Green UTC opened in September 2017. As the first University Technical College (UTC) in Gloucestershire, Berkeley Green aspires to combine outstanding academic and technical education.
If you are interested in this position please complete a SGSAT- Application Form and return ensuring you quote the Post reference number.
Closing Date: 28 February 2020
Expected Interview Date: 6 March 2020
The successful applicant will be required to obtain and maintain a satisfactory Disclosure Certificate, Enhanced with Children’s Barred list check, as a requirement of the job.
South Gloucestershire and Stroud Academy Trust welcomes applications from all sectors of the community and is an equal opportunities employer.

Essential educational requirements

Teaching Qualification, First Degree

Essential qualifications

Teaching qualification, First Degree

Essential skills and experience

An understanding of barriers to learning and how to
overcome these, Excellent classroom practitioner with knowledge,
understanding & practical application of effective
learning & teaching strategies in order to raise
standards, Clear vision for & track record of raising achievement,
including strategies for dealing with
underachievement, Understanding of behaviour for learning, Knowledge & understanding of the implications of
current educational issues related to the 14-19
agenda, Knowledge & understanding of current curriculum
developments in relevant subject areas at KS4 and

Employee benefits

Pension, Free on-site parking, Staff discount schemes, training

About SGS Berkeley Green UTC

, Berkeley, Gloucestershire, GL13 9FB
Free School
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