Teacher of Mathematics

Richard Huish College, Taunton, Somerset, TA1 3DZ

3 days remaining to apply

  • Application deadline

    22 August 2022 at 12pm (midday)

  • Date listed

    21 July 2022

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up to £42,149 FTE

Teacher of Mathematics job summary

Richard Huish College is an Outstanding (June 2022) Sixth Form College and has a strong reputation regionally in its offer of a wide range of A level and vocational courses in Taunton and the surrounding areas in Somerset.

We are currently seeking an enthusiastic, highly motivated teacher with the expertise to teach ‘A’ Level Mathematics within our successful department. You will have the skills and abilities to provide an outstanding student experience through teaching, learning and assessment, enabling students to maximise their potential. We are looking for an innovative and committed classroom practitioner who would work collaboratively with the team, the post holder will play a key role in inspiring students to engage with the subject material and to participate actively in lessons. As a committed and dedicated teacher, the post holder will contribute to all aspects of the curriculum, ensuring students benefit from a high-quality learning experience. You will also contribute to the development of the existing enrichment programme currently including visits, academic tutoring and peer coaching.

Richard Huish is a welcoming, supportive and exciting place to work, which promotes a culture of respect and high aspirations for both staff and students.

  • Salary: Sixth Form Colleges Teachers pay scale up to £42,149 FTE, £25,289 PTE
  • Contract: Permanent
  • Hours: Part time, 0.6 FTE
  • Start Date: January 2023 (Negotiable for the right candidate)
  • Closing date: Noon on Monday 22nd August 2022

To apply for this position, please complete the online application form and use the supporting statement box to explain how your values, knowledge, experience, skills and abilities meet the requirements of the Job Description.

Please provide a full employment history since leaving education and explain any gaps in your employment history and include dates. CVs and incomplete application forms will not be accepted.

Please read the application guidance notes and the Principals letter to applicants.

Richard Huish College is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people.

These posts require a criminal background check via the disclosure procedure.

We actively promote equal opportunities and welcome applications from all sections of the community.

Applying for the job

To apply for this position, please complete the TES online application form and use the supporting statement box to explain how your values, knowledge, experience, skills and abilities meet the requirements of the Job Description.

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About Richard Huish College

School type
Academy, ages 16 to 99
Education phase
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School size
0 pupils enrolled
Age range
16 to 99
Contact phone number
01823 320800

Richard Huish College is a Sixth Form College situated in Taunton, the County town of Somerset. Huish prides itself on its academic excellence and strong reputation across Somerset and the South West, it is more than a Sixth Form College, it is a place where students can expand their horizons and develop their futures. Huish is also one of the best Sixth Form Colleges in the country, with strong outcomes and a long history of ‘adding value’ to students.

Huish has over 2,500 students studying A Levels, Level 2 and 3 vocational courses, Apprenticeships (up to Level 7) and professional qualifications. As well as being an Ofsted Outstanding college (June 2022), Huish is proud to support the Richard Huish Education Group working with a local 11-16 academy and five primary schools. All students are supported by a strong ethos of personal attention and support, helping students to achieve the best results they are capable of.

Huish is continually upgrading its infrastructure to improve the learning environment of students. Recent building projects include a state of the art sports hall, Visual Arts Centre and Music Centre.

Huge value is placed at Huish on the professional development and wellbeing of our staff. The College has a stimulating and supportive learning culture at its heart, and it is only by supporting each other and working together that we achieve the best for our students. Huish is committed to supporting the Education Staff Charter and putting wellbeing at the centre of everything we do.

Emma Fielding

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