9 days remaining to apply

  • Expected start date

    4 January 2022

  • Application deadline

    7 December 2021 at 5:00pm

  • Date listed

    23 November 2021

Job details

Job role
Suitable for early career teachers
Working pattern
Full time
Contract type
Fixed term (8 Months)
Negotiable according to experience

Job summary

Mathematics Department

At Alcester Academy, teachers enjoy the freedom to deploy their individual skills, and talents, whilst conveying a passion for their subject and delivering excellent outcomes. The Mathematics Department is friendly, hardworking and committed to making learning maths an interesting and enjoyable experience for all our students. The department is comprised of experienced teachers and a dedicated HLTA.

The maths department is proud of the progress that students make. As a team, we have an established record of excellent results; results in 2021 far exceeded National Averages: 91% at grades 4+, 74% at grades 95+.

Maths is taught across both KS3 and KS4 in groups that are set by mathematical ability. Students have four 60-minute maths lessons during each week. They follow the Pearson second edition scheme of work for KS3. During KS4 students follow a tailored scheme of work adapted from the Edexcel syllabus.

The successful applicant will be an outstanding classroom practitioner. The role is suited to either experienced teacher looking for a new challenge or an NQT.

We are looking for a colleague who:
• is passionate about developing independent, confident learners
• revels in promoting a real interest in mathematical processes and skills.
• is committed to inclusive education
• can sustain high quality teaching and learning
• demonstrates energy, creativity and commitment
• is willing to actively contribute to all aspects of school life

Applying for the job

Please complete the application form. A written statement in support of your application will be accepted but we do not consider CVs.

The application deadline is 5pm on Tuesday 7th December 2021. Interviews date to be confirmed.

We reserve the right to follow up references provided in person.

If you have any questions with regard to this vacancy or wish to visit the school, please contact admin@alcesteracademy.org.uk. We look forward to receiving your application.

Please note that this school is committed to safeguarding, equality of opportunity, and promoting the welfare of children and young people. An enhanced DBS check will be required.

Supporting documents

If you need these documents in an accessible format, please contact the school.

School overview

School type
Academy, ages 11 to 16
Education phase
School size
635 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 16
Contact phone number
01789 762285

About Alcester Academy

Alcester Academy is a highly successful 11-16 school with 640 students currently on roll. Alcester is located between Studley and Stratford-Upon-Avon. The school has an excellent reputation based on examination results, a progressive approach to educational development and a strong sense of community. At our last inspection, Ofsted judged us good with a view to returning very soon to re-assess this decision towards an outstanding judgement. The schools’ overall Progress 8 score for 2019 was 0.77, which once again places us as one of the top performing nonselective schools in Warwickshire, and in the top 5% nationally.

Further details about the school can be found on our website (www.alcesteracademy.org.uk), including our current curriculum information. Our Twitter feed (@AlcesterAcademy) is another excellent source for a feel of the school.

School location

Gerard Road, Alcester, Warwickshire, B49 6QQ

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