Teacher of Mathematics and Physics

Linton Village College, Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, CB21 4JB

4 days remaining to apply

  • Job start date

    1 September 2023

  • Closing date

    5 December 2022 at 9am

  • Date listed

    21 November 2022

Job details

Key stage

Key stage 3, Key stage 4

Working pattern

Contract type

Permanent

Pay scale

Main Scale/UPS

What skills and experience we're looking for

This is an exciting opportunity to join an experienced Maths and Science team in a supportive school environment and to contribute to departmental developments.

What the school offers its staff

Linton Village College is a high-achieving comprehensive 11-16 school at the heart of its local community. Ensuring a high-quality education for all of our students on a daily basis is our core priority. This is underpinned by a culture in which strong relationships, effective pastoral care and personal development opportunities are of paramount importance. We are committed to offering enriching learning experiences and we strive for educational excellence. We have very high expectations and provide a nurturing, friendly and supportive environment in which everyone can thrive and achieve.

Further details about the role

In 2022, 81% of Year 11 students at Linton Village College achieved 4+ in GCSE Maths, 64% achieved 5+ and 36% achieved 7+. We’re especially proud of the 27 students who achieved a grade 9 and our progress figure of +0.31. Nevertheless, we are seeking to raise achievement with a specific focus on lower attainers, disadvantaged students and those with SEND. Our students have also performed extremely well in Science national examinations. In terms of value added, the Science Department is regularly in the top 10% of all schools. GCSE pass rate at all levels are consistently high for separate and combined sciences. We were very pleased to find this remains true with the return of GCSE exams in 2022, post pandemic.

We are seeking to appoint a capable, dynamic and creative individual with excellent subject knowledge and a passion for teaching Maths and Physics. The appointed candidate will demonstrate excellence in teaching and learning and an ability to engage and inspire students of all ages and attainment levels.

The appointed candidate must be a positive, collaborative individual who will contribute to high standards and a culture of excellence and innovation. We welcome applications from early career or established teachers. A recruitment and retention incentive and/or whole school TLR and/or part time hours may be available to secure a suitable candidate.

Commitment to safeguarding

All staff share a commitment to Safeguarding and staff in regulated activity will be subject to an Enhanced DBS Check and a barred list check and other checks may be requested if applicable. We value diversity and welcome applications from all, including those with protected characteristics under the Equality Act. Flexible working requests will be considered.

Applying for the job

Please download the application form using the link below, and once completed send to humanresources@lintonvc.org

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About Linton Village College

School type
Academy, ages 11 to 16
Education phase
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School size
828 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 16
Phone number
01223 891233

Arranging a visit to Linton Village College

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