Teacher of Mathematics Garth Hill College, Bracknell, Berkshire

Job description

Garth Hill College are seeking to appoint an enthusiastic, dedicated and committed classroom practitioner to the post of teacher of Mathematics with effect from 1 January 2020.

We offer a positive, friendly and supportive atmosphere, a strong team ethos, a strong staff association, modern facilities and the very best programme of professional development together with opportunities for career development.

• OFSTED ‘good’ (May 2019)
• Excellent facilities
• Visits prior to application are very welcome

Garth Hill College is a happy and vibrant place of learning. We are proud to be a genuinely comprehensive school and offer a wide and diverse range of excellent opportunities, inside and outside the classroom, that we believe enable our young people to develop exceptionally well both academically and personally.

Essential educational requirements

A degree in a relevant subject
QTS or about to complete a course leading to QTS (for example Bachelor of Education degree, PGCE etc.), or eligible for QTS

Essential qualifications

QTS or about to complete a course leading to QTS (for example Bachelor of Education degree, PGCE etc.), or eligible for QTS

Essential skills and experience

A clear and good understanding of current educational issues, theory and practice, with particular regard to the National Curriculum, relevant subject area, learning and personal development.
Subject knowledge sufficient to challenge learners of all abilities and achieve high outcomes.
A good understanding of planning and assessment techniques and how they impact on learner performance.
A developing range of successful teaching strategies, including the ability to use resources, including new technology, effectively to enhance pupils’ learning and progress.
Effective use of non-confrontational and inclusive classroom management strategies.
Able to relate to, challenge, inspire, motivate young people and respond flexibly and sensitively to their needs.
Able to contribute to the development of policies and procedures.


About Garth Hill College

Garth Hill is a happy and vibrant place of learning. We are proud to be a genuinely comprehensive school and offer a wide and diverse range of excellent opportunities, inside and outside the classroom, that we believe enable our young people to develop exceptionally well both academically and personally. Success has been built upon high standards and expectations. We expect pupils to take responsibility, to work as hard as staff, always try their best, and to reflect upon, and learn from failure and success. We also expect our young people to demonstrate good behaviour, self-discipline and respect. We praise and reward good citizenship, but there are clearly understood sanctions for unacceptable conduct. Garth Hill College serves the community of North Bracknell and surrounding areas for pupils aged 11-19.

Address
Bull Lane, Bracknell, Berkshire, RG42 2AD
Phase
Secondary
Type
LA Maintained School
Website
Garth Hill College website (opens in a new window)