6 days remaining to apply

  • Job start date

    1 September 2024

  • Closing date

    1 July 2024 at 9am

  • Date listed

    22 April 2024

Job details

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Key stage

Key stage 3, Key stage 4, Key stage 5



Working pattern

Full time, part time: 32.5 hours a week full-time. Flexible part-time hours

Contract type


Pay scale

M1 to UPS3

What skills and experience we're looking for

We are seeking a dedicated and professional Mathematics teacher to join our team. We are dedicated in ensuring all lessons are pitched appropriately, so that our students are able to thrive. We are committed to all students developing a love of maths and a desire to achieve the very best they can.

For the successful candidate this is an opportunity to join a superb team and shape the department's future success. The Maths department has embarked on a journey to improve student outcomes through a focus on a Mastery approach, whilst reducing workload at every opportunity. We have invested in White Rose Maths, for our curriculum materials and CPD offering, and Sparx and Dr Frost Maths for homework in KS3-4 and 5 respectively.

The successful candidate will have a strong and secure knowledge of the GCSE curriculum, in addition they will have a strong understanding of the KS5 curriculum content. They will be able to maintain and build on a culture of success where all feel valued and proud of their achievements. They will be ably supported by motivated members of the Maths Team so that we can deliver excellent outcomes for all our students whatever their starting point.

Maths is the most popular option subject in our sixth form. We offer Mathematics and Further Mathematics at A Level.

The successful candidate will demonstrate: -

  • a passion for mathematics and teaching and have excellent subject knowledge and pedagogical understanding
  • they are an excellent classroom practitioner, who is experienced in teaching maths at key Stages 3, 4 and 5
  • the ability to motivate, challenge, support and inspire students to achieve the best possible outcomes
  • outstanding success at achieving consistently good results in mathematics, at least, at key stage 3 and key stage 4
  • the ability to create and facilitate highly challenging and engaging lessons
  • aspiration to progress their career in the future at the time which is right for them
  • they are optimistic, positive, cheerful and develop others to flourish.

Please complete an application form which can be downloaded from our websitewww.arnewood.hants.sch.uk/vacancies.

What the school offers its staff

We offer: -

  • the opportunity to be integral to school improvement both within maths and beyond, at a time that suits personal career progression
  • well-considered professional development and a wide range of professional opportunities, including leadership development opportunities
  • being a part of a supportive, committed and experienced team of maths specialists all specialist trained
  • sound mentoring for all new staff
  • a challenging and collegiate workplace with a high level of professional autonomy in which people matter
  • excellent accommodation, resources and funding most notably in Maths which has recently renovated accommodation
  • a work life balance that values individual happiness and fulfilment.

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.

Applying for the job

If you're interested in teaching or training to teach in England as an international citizen, we can help you understand your next steps.

Please download the application form using the link below, and once completed send to l.harper@arnewood.hants.sch.uk

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About The Arnewood School

School type
Academy, ages 11 to 18
Education phase
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School size
1000 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 18
Phone number

The Arnewood School offers a welcoming, professional, and supportive atmosphere for new colleagues.
Our academic record over a long period of time shows us to be a consistently high performing school, with impressive examination results at all key stages, including our vibrant sixth form.
We aim to meet individual students' needs and help every child fulfill their potential placing great emphasis on a healthy balance between academic work and all-round social development. The school is ideally situated in New Milton at the gateway to The New Forest National Park with easy access to recreational activities by the sea and in the forest.

Arranging a visit to The Arnewood School

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email l.harper@arnewood.hants.sch.uk.

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