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  • Job start date

    1 September 2024

  • Closing date

    15 April 2024 at 9am

  • Date listed

    28 March 2024

Job details

Job role

  • Teacher

Visa sponsorship

Visas cannot be sponsored

Key stage

Key stage 3, Key stage 4

Working pattern

Contract type


Pay scale

M1 to UPS3

Additional allowances

TLR1a £3214

What skills and experience we're looking for

  • A passionate and highly motivated teacher
  • The ability to inspire high achievement in all young people
  • Presence, dynamism, approachability, and a good sense of humour
  • A proven track record of successful outcomes for pupils through own teaching experience
  • A committed and motivated team worker willing to go above and beyond expectations.

What the school offers its staff

  • A full-time contract in a high achieving supportive Mathematics department
  • Teaching Key Stages 3 – 4
  • Friendly, supportive, and professional colleagues
  • Excellent CPD training including a comprehensive induction programme
  • Own laptop
  • A TLR 2a

Further details about the role

We are seeking to appoint an enthusiastic Teacher of Mathematics who will also take on the role of second in department. The successful candidate will have the capacity to raise attainment through motivating and inspiring students and will contribute to a culture of high expectations and innovation within the school. You must have excellent communication skills, tremendous drive and great enthusiasm for teaching and learning.

This is a fantastic opportunity to work in a flourishing and supportive school. Recently rated by Ofsted as Good (in July 2022), GTS has celebrated its best ever GCSE results, bucking national trends in terms of overall performance and closing the PP and gender gaps.

GTS is a growing school, which has benefitted from a further £1.5 million investment in its buildings. GTS sits in the heart of the beautiful Devon countryside with easy access to the many stunning beaches of north Devon and north Cornwall. This is a fantastic opportunity for someone to, not only relocate to a beautiful part of the country, but to develop their career in an environment where CPD and personal growth are valued.

Commitment to safeguarding

Great Torrington School is a successful and popular 11-16 school. We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff to share this commitment. Successful applicants will be required to undertake an Enhanced Disclosure Criminal Record Check. We are an equal opportunities employer.

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About Great Torrington School

School type
Academy, ages 11 to 16
Education phase
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School size
839 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 16
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Arranging a visit to Great Torrington School

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email jpateman@gts.devon.sch.uk.

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