Maths Teacher Grange Academy, Bedford, Bedfordshire

Job description

Maths Teacher
Would suit a primary teacher with an interest in Maths teaching
MPS/UPS + 1 SEN (£2,209) (1.0)
NQTs welcome to apply
With possible temporary extension TLR2 £2,796 available for a suitably qualified curriculum leader

September 2020 or earlier start date

Are you an experienced primary/secondary teacher or NQT who is looking to develop their classroom knowledge and experience in SEND with particular focus on maths?
Are you looking for an exciting new challenge in an Ofsted rated good school with outstanding leadership, small classes and a very supportive SLT?
Are you able to provide rich learning opportunities and inspirational teaching for all pupils?
Are you dedicated to ensuring every child reaches their maximum potential and feels more confident about themselves?

Grange Academy is a Special School for learners aged between 5 and 18 with a complex range of needs including moderate learning difficulties and autism. We are part of a local multi academy trust of special schools called Bedford Inclusive Learning and Training Trust (BILTT).

Some of the aims of our school are to develop lifelong learning, widen aspirations, empower families, maximise independence, nurture values of respect and friendship and extend creativity.

We are looking to appoint a resilient, talented and inspirational teacher who:

• Ensures learners make at least good progress and often outstanding progress over time;
• Has experience of teaching students with SEND, ASC or is willing to learn;
• Is creative in the ways they work with young people, and enjoys finding personalised solutions to learning needs;
• Is able to teach Maths in an exciting and interesting way;
• Is flexible, reliable, resilient and positive;
• Is able to build positive relationships with all stakeholders;
• Has sound knowledge of safeguarding policies and procedures;
• Wants to make a difference to the lives of young people, especially disadvantaged children and those groups at risk of not achieving their full potential.

The closing date for all applications is midday Monday 9th March. Interviews will be held week commencing 16th March 2020.

A visit to the school is highly recommended. To arrange a visit please contact the school office – details below.

Application packs for this post can be obtained from our website at, by emailing , or calling the school on 01234 407100. CVs will not be accepted.

The school is committed to safeguarding, Prevent, the welfare of pupils and ensuring equality of opportunity for all pupils, staff, parents and carers; irrespective of age, disability, gender reassignment, marriage & civil partnership, pregnancy & maternity, race, belief, sex or sexual orientation and expects staff to share that commitment. The post is subject to satisfactory references from previous employers, enhanced DBS & health clearance.

Essential educational requirements

• Qualified Teacher Status
• Recognised degree or equivalent in an area related to the post
• Evidence of recent and impactful professional development

Essential qualifications

• Qualified Teacher Status
• Recognised degree or equivalent in an area related to the post
• Evidence of recent and impactful professional development

Essential skills and experience

• Proven impact in enhancing outcomes for pupils
• Track record of high quality teaching leading to outstanding learning
• Able to design and implement successful schemes of work
• Support conduct and learning behaviour effectively with increasingly positive outcomes
• The ability to raise standards of attainment in mathematics

Employee benefits

SEN Allowance (£2,209) (1.0)
Possible temporary extension TLR2 for a suitably qualified curriculum leader

About Grange Academy

Halsey Road, Bedford, Bedfordshire, MK42 8AU
Not Applicable
Grange Academy website (opens in a new window)