are seeking to recruit a well-qualified, outstanding Mathematics teacher who is
committed to transforming the lives of young people in the Leeds City region.
Our standards are high and we expect our new staff to lead our continuing drive
for excellence in the classroom. This is a career-changing opportunity for you
to demonstrate your values in a thriving and growing brand new organisation. You
must be able to teach both Mathematics and Further Mathematics.
successful candidate will need a strong record of academic personal achievement
in mathematics. They will need to be able to demonstrate significant enthusiasm
for the subject matter, and a strong track record in nurturing a passion and
love for the subject in the young people that they teach.
Leeds Mathematics School (LMaS) will join a
national network of Maths Schools and is a unique partnership between The GORSE
Academies Trust and the University of Leeds. Due to open in September 2023, the
partnership will bring together two of Leeds’ most successful education
providers and seek to establish Leeds as a city where the study of mathematics
is second to none.
The aim is to provide an enriched and
immersive mathematical education and bring together the most talented students
who have a passion and fascination for mathematics. Our vision is to bring
exceptional mathematics teaching to Leeds, providing the inspiration and
support for highly numerate students to flourish and prepare them for future
opportunities that mathematics can bring. We are determined, through the
establishment of this Maths School, to ensure that poverty and deprivation
should in no way limit either the quality of a young person’s educational
experience or the levels of achievement to which those students are able to
We are keen to design an innovative
curriculum and an approach to teaching and learning that better prepares
students for the study of Mathematics and related subjects at undergraduate
level. Equally important is bridging the gap between LMaS and the cutting-edge
industries into which our highly qualified young people will pass.
We are committed to safeguarding the
welfare of children and expect all staff and volunteers to share this
commitment. The successful candidate will be subject to full employment checks,
including an enhanced DBS disclosure and barring service check.We promote diversity and aim to
establish a workforce that reflects the population of Leeds.
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