Teacher of Mathematics Marshland High School, Wisbech, Cambridgeshire

Job description

We are seeking an ambitious, passionate and imaginative Mathematics teacher to join and complement the friendly, supportive and dedicated professionals within our existing high performing maths team. The successful candidate will need be a strong classroom practitioner and team player.

The ability to also teach Music would be an advantage but is not essential.

MPS/UPS as appropriate

Closing date 31st January 2020

For a job description, person specification and application form please visit www.westnorfolkacademiestrust.co.uk.

Visits or an informal discussion are welcome in the first instance. To arrange, please email recruitment@westnorfolkacademiestrust.co.uk or call 01553 773393

To apply, please complete an application form (all 3 parts must be completed, see application guidance sheet for more information) and return with a covering letter for the attention of the HR Department via: recruitment@westnorfolkacademiestrust.co.uk

Alternatively, please post your application and cover letter to the HR Department, West Norfolk Academies Trust, Queensway, King's Lynn, PE30 4AW.

Please note that we reserve the right to shortlist for vacancies early if a suitable field is met prior to the closing date. Applicants are therefore encouraged to submit their application as soon as possible for consideration.

Marshland High School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. This includes obtaining references and ensures compliance with the DBS process.

Essential educational requirements

Relevant Degree

Essential qualifications

Qualified Teacher Status

Essential skills and experience

Secure knowledge of subject area

Knowledge of how to develop AfL and monitor impact

Clear understanding of planning differentiation into the curriculum

Understanding of how to develop the use of ICT, numeracy and literacy across the curriculum

Awareness of Safeguarding and Child Protection issues

Good understanding of whole school issues

Strong understanding of the analysis and use of data to make improvements/inform planning

Excellent communication skills (written & verbal)

Planning, prioritising and managing workload in an environment of conflicting demands

Sound knowledge of the National Agenda


About Marshland High School

A secondary academy which is part of the West Norfolk Academies Trust. Marshland is justly proud of its reputation as an inclusive community, which is dedicated to the needs of the individual. A community where we strive each day to promote and develop our core values, developing resilience, laying the foundations for a lifetime of enjoyment and happiness. Our academy trust provides a very support and inclusive working environment for all our staff. All schools within our trust work collaboratively on the development of our curriculum, pedagogy, resourcing and extra-curricular activities. We aim for our school to be at the heart of our community, preparing young people for life in modern Britain. We seek to nurture active caring and independent citizens who lead rewarding and successful lives. We are a safe and friendly community, where students experience a challenging and engaging curriculum, offering cultural opportunities beyond our classrooms. We endeavour to instil a love of learning and a respect for education as we believe that education is life-changing and that learning should continue throughout life. We strive to ensure each and every student is the best they can be at whatever they do. We promote high aspirations for every student, encourage excellence in every area and celebrate individual achievement. Staff at our school are highly motivated and enjoy the supportive working environment and school ethos and culture. We invest heavily in our personalised development programme for our staff. We are always working to reduce workload and promote wellbeing amongst our staff. We have an enviable reputation not only as a school of first choice by parents but also an employer of first choice within the local community.

Address
School Road, Wisbech, Cambridgeshire, PE14 7HA
Phase
Secondary
Type
Academy
Website
Marshland High School website (opens in a new window)