Maths Teacher for September 2020

The Highcrest Academy, High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire

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Job details

Job role Teacher, Suitable for NQTs
Subject Mathematics
Working pattern Full-time only
Salary MPS/UPS plus £1,000 bursary for direct applications

Job summary

This post would suit an NQT or experienced teacher who can look forward to joining a successful department to teach KS3 and KS4, with opportunities in KS5 for the right candidate to teach A Level Maths and Further Maths.

The Maths department is a successful department achieving a score of 0.30, its highest to date. It is staffed with happy, motivated and experienced teachers and has a commitment to continuous school improvement. Highcrest is an exciting place to work and we are looking to appoint a committed and innovative teacher.

Employee benefits

Highcrest offers both an excellent induction and support programme for NQTs. This provision of training has been praised as outstanding by an external assessor and highlighted in the local press. For NQTs, we provide weekly CPD meetings with experienced members of staff, time-tabled and protected Mentor Meetings on a weekly basis, subject knowledge time with departments and an extensive personalised CPD plan. There is also the possibility of shared living accommodation.

“Staff feel very well supported by senior leaders. According to staff, they feel valued because senior leaders are approachable..” Ofsted Report February 2020.

A thriving school in the heart of the community, we also offer free on-site parking, staff recognition schemes and free gym to counter the “Friday Biscuits” and on-site coffee shop!

Supporting documents

School overview

School type Academy
Education phase Secondary
School size 967 pupils enrolled
Age range 11 to 18
Ofsted report View Ofsted report
Website The Highcrest Academy website (opens in a new window)
Contact email office@highcrestacademy.org.uk

About The Highcrest Academy

Our Ofsted Report February 2020 says “The school has a warm and welcoming atmosphere” and “Pupils at The Highcrest Academy happily live up to the school’s motto of ‘aspire and achieve’.”.

Our aim is to establish a culture of excellence throughout every element of our academy and move us from Good to Outstanding.

Just 30 minutes by train from Central London, The Highcrest Academy is the first All Ability Academy in the county of Buckinghamshire. It is culturally diverse and a vibrant school making it a fantastic place to teach. We have some students who will need all your support and yet have also featured in the national Ofsted report for providing challenge to the most able.

There are approximately 1,000 students on roll, which includes the Sixth Form. A new building programme, just completed, comprises a brand-new Sixth Form Centre, sports facilities including a gym and dance studio, and a new restaurant and coffee shop for both students and staff. We also have a thriving House system that brings our whole school community together.

School location

Hatters Lane, High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire, HP13 7NQ