Maths Teacher - Full/Part-Time

Ark Alexandra Academy, Hastings, East Sussex


Job details

Job role Suitable for NQTs
Subject Maths
Working pattern Will consider full-time, part-time
Salary Main pay range 1 to Upper pay range 3, £24,982 to £42,113

Job description

Ark Alexandra Academy, Hastings, East Sussex
Faith. Excellence. Kindness.

Become part of the aspirational, Ark Alexandra family and work alongside our dedicated team to spark a passion for learning in our young people which will last a lifetime and raise the expectations of a community.

Please see the attached advert for more information about our Maths department!

The Role

To deliver outstanding teaching and learning of their subject and therefore help students achieve excellent academic results, and be a role-model/impact the academy more widely.

To design an engaging and challenging curriculum that inspires children to appreciate the subject and its application.

Key Responsibilities

To plan, resource and deliver lessons and sequences of lessons to the highest standard that ensure real learning takes place and students make superior progress

To provide a nurturing classroom and academy environment that helps students to develop as learners

To help to maintain/establish discipline across the whole academy

To contribute to the effective working of the academy

To contribute to the management of a faculty.

To play a role in quality assuring teaching, assessment and adherence to school policy across the faculty.

Outcomes and Activities

Teaching and Learning

Enrich the curriculum with trips and visits to enhance the learning experience of all students

With direction from the Head of Department and within the context of the academy’s curriculum and schemes of work, plan and prepare effective teaching modules and lessons

Contribute to the development of the faculty’s curriculum and schemes of work in relevant subject area

Teach engaging and effective lessons that motivate, inspire and improve pupil attainment

Use regular assessments to set targets for students, monitor student progress and respond accordingly to the results of such monitoring

To produce/contribute to oral and written assessments, reports and references relating to individual and groups of pupils

Develop plans and processes for the classroom with measurable results and evaluate those results to make improvements in student achievement

Ensure that all students achieve at least at chronological age level or, if well below level, make significant and continuing progress towards achieving at chronological age level

Maintain regular and productive communication with pupils, parents and carers, to report on progress, sanctions and rewards and all other communications

Provide or contribute to oral and written assessments, reports and references relating to individual pupils and groups of pupils

Direct and supervise support staff assigned to lessons and when required participate in related recruitment and selection activities

Implement and adhere to the academies behaviour management policy, ensuring the health and well-being of pupils is maintained at all times

Participate in preparing pupils for external examinations.

Academy Culture

Support the academy’s values and ethos by contributing to the development and implementation of policies practices and procedures

Help create a strong academy community, characterised by consistent, orderly behaviour and caring, respectful relationships

Help develop a small school/department culture and ethos that is utterly committed to achievement

To be active in issues of student welfare and support

Support and work in collaboration with colleagues and other professional in and beyond the school, covering lessons and providing other support as required.


Undertake , and when required, deliver or be part of the appraisal system and relevant training and professional development

Undertake other various responsibilities as directed by the Head of Department or Principal.

This job description is not an exhaustive list and you will be expected to carry out any other reasonable tasks as directed by your line manager.

Supporting documents

School overview

School type Academy, Church of England
Education phase Secondary
School size 557 pupils enrolled
Age range 11 to 18
Ofsted report View Ofsted report
Website Ark Alexandra Academy website (opens in a new window)
Contact email

School location

Parkstone Road, Hastings, East Sussex, TN34 2NT