9 days remaining to apply

  • Job start date

    1 September 2024

  • Closing date

    22 April 2024 at 12pm (midday)

  • Date listed

    22 March 2024

Job details

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Key stage

Key stage 3, Key stage 4

Working pattern

Contract type


Pay scale

M1 - M6 / UPS1 - UPS3

What skills and experience we're looking for

To provide teaching and learning of the highest quality.

  • Experience of a range of approaches to teaching and learning that promote positive student relationships and high achievement in an inclusive environment.
  • An understanding of the needs of students and how to remove barriers to learning.
  • A knowledge of successful intervention strategies.
  • An understanding of the welfare of young people in all respects and issues surrounding the safeguarding of children and young people.
  • Secure knowledge of Programmes of Study for Maths across Key Stage 3 and 4.
  • To promote and be committed to the school's strategic aims and objectives.
  • High expectations of academic attainment, achievement and behaviour
  • Is ambitious for themselves, their subject, their students and the school.
  • A 'can do' attitude, a team player with a sense of humour

What the school offers its staff

Our school is continuing its journey towards providing an outstanding education for all our students and becoming the school of choice for Salisbury and the surrounding area.

Our school ethos is built firmly on our values and vision for young people, which you can find out more about in the recruitment information on our school website. Our aim is to develop open minded, flexible, resilient individuals, with the skills and attitudes to be successful in tomorrow’s society. Empowering young people to be the source of their own success, is our commitment in enabling our students towards a life fulfilled.

We are fortunate to have outstanding, forward-thinking staff, who continually develop their practice and we now wish to appoint a Teacher of Mathematics to compliment the teaching team.

Commitment to safeguarding

The Trafalgar School at Downton is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

All applicants will be subject to a full enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check and online check before the appointment is confirmed.

References from current employers will be taken for shortlisted candidates, and where necessary, employers may be contacted to gather further information. Without satisfactory references, an offer of employment will not be confirmed.

Applying for the job

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About The Trafalgar School at Downton

School type
Academy, ages 11 to 16
Education phase
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School size
770 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 16
Phone number
01725 550334

The Trafalgar School at Downton is a friendly, rural, secondary school set in the historic village of Downton on the edge of the New Forest National Park.

Our values define us and underpin our ambition of a life fulfilled through empowerment: I am Strong & Spirited; I am Giving; I am Determined; I am Compassionate; I am Respectful; I am Open-Minded.

We are committed to empowering young people to be the source of their own success.

Arranging a visit to The Trafalgar School at Downton

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email recruitment@trafalgar.wilts.sch.uk.

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