King Edward VII Academy, King's Lynn, Norfolk
|Working pattern||Full-time only|
|Salary||Main pay range 1 to Upper pay range 3, £24,372,.00 to £40,490|
|Newly qualified teacher||Suitable|
This is an exciting opportunity to join King Edward VII Academy in King's Lynn as a Teacher of Mathematics. You will work closely with the Head of Mathematics to build on and develop effective learning strategies, embodying the ethos of the Academy.
The successful candidate will inspire and motivate students and department colleagues alike to ensure that they achieve their full potential. You will be engaging, enigmatic and enthusiastic while maximising the enjoyment, engagement and outcomes of young people within the faculty. You will develop innovative, non-traditional approaches to the subject matter in order to ensure appropriate access and achievement for all students.
This role would be suitable for a more experienced colleague; however enthusiasm, passion and a commitment to inspiring young people are more important than years of experience.
We actively encourage all of our staff to use new and innovative ways to engage with our students whilst preserving our rich history of providing high quality education to all. At King Edward VII Academy we are fully committed to encouraging and developing all of our students to achieve their full potential.
Our students range from age 11 to 18, including students in our well-respected and ‘Good’ Sixth Form.
There are ample opportunities to develop extra-curricular activities and interests at King Edward VII Academy where we take a holistic view of education.
At King Edward VII Academy, we believe that strength comes from togetherness; each individual plays a crucial part in our overall community and in our successes. We combine the unity of our traditional house system and its exciting enrichment programme with an uncompromising focus upon individual academic success. We actively encourage all of our staff to use new and innovative ways to engage with our students whilst preserving our rich history of providing high quality education to all.
At King Edward VII Academy we are fully committed to encouraging and developing all of our students to achieve their full potential. Our superb reputation for sports is a marker of the emphasis we place on developing well-rounded young adults. It also serves as a symbol of our wider aims – the pursuit of excellence in all things; pride in our academy; togetherness in all we do; fair play and outstanding behaviour and healthy competition. KES has a remarkable past and strives for an even more remarkable future. Our internal support structures and career progression opportunities mean that our staff are able to achieve their full career potential. Many of our former students have returned to work for us post-studies; proving the lasting impression we make as a provider of high quality education in West Norfolk.
Essential educational requirements
Good degree in relevant subject area
Good degree in relevant subject area
Essential skills and experience
Awareness of strategies available to improve the learning and achievement of all students
Good understanding of curriculum developments within subject area
Contribution to raising standards in teaching and learning to improve achievement
Ability to use a range of teaching and learning strategies
Knowledge of current issues and developments in education
Confident user of standard IT packages, particularly when used to enhance student learning
Interest and participation in extra-curricular activities
|School size||1113 pupils enrolled|
|Age range||11 to 18|
|Ofsted report||View Ofsted report|
|Website||King Edward VII Academy website (opens in a new window)|
Gaywood Road, King's Lynn, Norfolk, PE30 2QB