Maths Teacher Varndean School, Brighton, East Sussex

Job description

Maths Teacher
Start date: September 2020

Varndean School requires an enthusiastic, committed and outstanding teacher of Mathematics to start in September 2020. This is a permanent, full-time position.

The busy, productive and highly effective Maths department is at the heart of the school’s curriculum and there will be extensive opportunities for the new appointee to develop professionally and contribute to helping the school fulfill its ambitious academic agenda.

This is a great opportunity for a passionate teacher to become part of a well-established, highly collaborative and successful team as we are confident that our teaching and support teams, our facilities and most importantly, our students will inspire you.

Varndean is a ‘Good’ school (Ofsted 2017). Ofsted commented that:
''Since the last inspection, you have strengthened the quality of teaching in the school. This has resulted in improved progress for pupils in all years and in better GCSE examination results.“

If you are interested in this role, please submit an application form and short covering letter to Gareth Hughes, Deputy Headteacher

The closing date is 9am on Tuesday 10th March. The school reserves the right to interview suitable candidates in advance of this date if appropriate

Varndean School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

We welcome applications from all parts of our community as we aspire to have a staff body that matches the social and cultural diversity of our student intake.

The successful candidate will be subject to an enhanced DBS check.

Essential educational requirements

Undergraduate degree

Essential qualifications

UK Qualified Teacher Status as recognised by the DfE for teaching in secondary education

Essential skills and experience

We welcome applications from both well qualified teachers, and those who are at the beginning of their career. The key is that you are enthusiastic and capable of contributing to the team. The successful candidate will be motivated, creative and resilient, possessing both the skills to deliver high quality teaching and learning and the drive to ensure successful outcomes are reached.

About Varndean School

Varndean School is a co-education state maintained comprehensive school for 11-16 year olds offering a modern and diverse curriculum. We give students the opportunity to explore their interests, achieve academic success and develop well-rounded characters to go forth into the world and make a valuable contribution to all our futures.

Balfour Road, Brighton, East Sussex, BN1 6NP
LA Maintained School
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