Teacher of Mathematics- 659845

The Excel Academy, Stoke-on-Trent, Staffordshire


Job details

Job role Suitable for NQTs
Subject Mathematics
Working pattern Full-time only
Salary Main pay range 1 to Upper pay range 3, £24,373 to £40,490

Job summary

The Excel Academy is seeking to appoint an enthusiastic Teacher of Maths to join our strong team of highly motivated professionals who work collaboratively to raise standards and expectations at all levels throughout Key Stages 3 and 4. The Maths Department not only achieved the best results in the city but fall into the top 6% of Maths Departments nationally with a progress 8 score of above 0.40 in 2018 and 2019. This is a fantastic opportunity for inspiring and aspirational individuals to join a creative, supportive and successful faculty. There is the opportunity for leadership responsibility within the team for a relevantly experienced candidate.

Our guiding principle is to ‘expect excellence’ in everything that we do. Every student is encouraged to achieve their best in the pursuit of excellence. Our strong ethos of pride and mutual respect, together with high quality teaching and learning, provides our students with the opportunities to exceed their expectations. Excel Academy’s students leave as aspiring, motivated and confident young adults.
The Academy boasts outstanding facilities, a new building and state-of-the-art learning environment. It is highly regarded in the community and is the ‘school of choice’ locally and is over-subscribed in all year groups. There is a real focus to move from being a ‘good’ academy to become ‘outstanding’.

The Alpha Academies Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all its employees and volunteers to share this commitment. This post is exempt under the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 and the successful candidate will be subject to an enhanced check by the Disclosure and Barring Service along with other stringent vetting and induction processes.

If you feel that the position is of an interest, you have the right experience and skills and are ready for fresh challenges, then we would love to hear from you. For an application form and recruitment pack please see our website, https://alphaacademiestrust.co.uk/vacancies/ Should you need any further information regarding your application please contact our Recruitment Team by email at recruitment@alphaacademiestrust.co.uk
Visits to our Academy are warmly welcomed, please contact the Academy to arrange a mutually convenient appointment.
The Alpha Academies Trust requires an application form to be completed, please note CV’s alone will not be accepted. Should you wish to apply, completed application forms should be sent to apply@alphaacademiestrust.co.uk quoting the job reference number detailed above.

Closing Date for this Post: Friday 27th March 2020 at 9:00am
Interview Date: To be confirmed

Essential educational requirements

Graduate status.
A balanced programme of relevant courses undertaken.

Essential qualifications

Qualified Teacher Status.

Essential skills and experience

Ability to support teaching across the Academy.
Ability in understanding of good assessment and its implications for planning and teaching.
Evidence of successfully implementing strategies for raising standards.
Knowledge of assessment across vocational and G.C.S. E. Specialist subject(s).
Ability to communicate effectively both orally and in writing.

Employee benefits

Plus £2,000 Relocation Allowance

More on how to apply

School overview

School type Academy
Education phase Secondary
School size 1037 pupils enrolled
Age range 11 to 16
Ofsted report View Ofsted report
School website The Excel Academy website (opens in a new window)
Contact email recruitment@alphaacademiestrust.co.uk

School location

Milton Road, Stoke-on-Trent, Staffordshire, ST1 6LG