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  • Job start date

    1 September 2024

  • Closing date

    27 May 2024 at 11:59pm

  • Date listed

    20 May 2024

Job details

Job role

  • Teacher

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Working pattern

Full time

Contract type


Full-time equivalent salary

£30,000.00 - £46,525.00 Annually (Actual) MPS or UPS with potential for a recruitment allowance

Teacher of Mathematics job summary

We have an exciting opportunity for an inspirational and enthusiastic Mathematics to join our friendly and forward-thinking team at Greater Peterborough UTC from September 2024. This is an ideal position for either an experienced or early career teacher who wishes to develop their practice in a supportive and innovative environment. A recruitment allowance may be available for the right candidate.

We are extremely proud to be Peterborough's only STEM-specialist school. We offer state of the art labs and classrooms where we are able to deliver specialist education, a tailored curriculum and a caring pastoral programme.

The successful applicant will work within a well-established, expanding team of specialist teachers. You will have the opportunity to teach across key stages 3 to 5.

The opportunity to:

  • be an excellent classroom practitioner committed to Extending the Boundaries of Learning
  • work closely with your subject team to contribute and adhere to the subject schemes of work
  • set high expectations which inspire, motivate and challenge students in all age ranges including a significant increase of students aged 16-18
  • play an active role in the maintenance of exceptional student behaviour amongst our students
  • deliver high quality teaching and pastoral support to all students

The ideal candidate:

  • An excellent classroom practitioner with outstanding subject knowledge
  • Able to teach students across Ks3 to A-Level
  • Evidence of continuing professional development
  • Qualified Teacher Status and degree in specialist subject
  • Evidence of both curricular and pastoral responsibilities
  • An excellent understanding and commitment to teaching standards, with the ability to provide stimulating and engaging learning experiences
  • Ability to foster, promote, and maintain good relationships
  • An excellent communicator and team player
  • A creative thinker, with a positive and enthusiastic approach to work

Benefits of working for us:

As a multi-academy trust of 30 schools, Meridian Trust can provide a wide network of opportunities for collaboration and career development for both teaching and support staff. With an initial teaching training facility and a teaching hub network within our Trust, there are ample opportunities to both, get into teaching, and develop within the profession.

As well as the above we also offer:

  • extensive CPD opportunities within the school, including unlimited access to CPD via Meridian Learning
  • Free on-site parking
  • Free annual eye tests
  • Access to a free Employee Assistance Programme, offering mental health and wellbeing support
  • Unlimited value cycle to work scheme

To see the full range of benefits available, please visit Employee Benefits - Meridian Trust

GPUTC is a small but growing school with a maximum capacity of 520 students, where every member of staff makes a profound difference to children’s life chances. We are particularly proud of the most recent Ofsted report where in October 2022 we were graded ‘Good’ in all areas The Ofsted report stated that:

  • ‘Pupils behave well. They say they want to learn..’
  • ‘Leaders are ambitious for all pupils, including those with special educational needs and/or disabilities (SEND)..’
  • ‘The curriculum is well designed, and the content progressively builds upon pupils’ prior learning. This allows pupils, including sixth-form students, to develop important knowledge and skills over time..’
  • 'Teachers have expert knowledge. They use subject-specific language. Pupils confidently use this language when talking about their learning..'
  • 'Pupils respond well to leaders’ clear expectations of behaviour. As soon as they join the school, pupils feel well supported and build strong relationships with other pupils..'
  • ‘Leaders provide opportunities for pupils, including those in the sixth form, to engage with employers, UTC sponsors and local universities. This gives them a solid foundation upon which to plan their next steps..’

GPUTC is part of the Meridian Trust, a successful multi-academy trust founded on its commitment to people and communities. Our proven approach over more than a decade has elevated us to a respected and admired academy trust, a national leader in education and a source of great pride to the communities we serve. The Trust currently operates 30 schools across Bedfordshire, Cambridgeshire, Peterborough, Lincolnshire and Northamptonshire and has forged strong links within all these communities. We are committed to high quality professional development and career opportunities for all staff. To find out more about the Trust, please visit: www.meridiantrust.co.uk

We reserve the right to interview and appoint prior to the application deadline. CVs will not be accepted.

The Trust is committed to diversity, inclusion and equality of opportunity for all staff and applications from individuals are encouraged regardless of age, disability, sex, gender reassignment, sexual orientation, race, religion or belief and marriage and civil partnerships.

Meridian is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. All appointments will be subject to pre-employment checks, including an enhanced check with the Disclosure & Barring Service (DBS), as well as online searches.

Commitment to safeguarding

Our organisation is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults. We expect all staff, volunteers and trustees to share this commitment.

Our recruitment process follows the keeping children safe in education guidance.

Offers of employment may be subject to the following checks (where relevant):
childcare disqualification
Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS)
online and social media
prohibition from teaching
right to work
satisfactory references
suitability to work with children

You must tell us about any unspent conviction, cautions, reprimands or warnings under the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975.

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About Greater Peterborough UTC

School type
Free School, ages 11 to 19
Education phase
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School size
437 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 19

Set in the heart of Peterborough on a beautiful campus shared with the Peterborough College and the University Centre Peterborough, The Greater Peterborough UTC is a school for 11-19 Year olds (from Sept 21) who want to pursue their passion for STEM. We focus on our learners, their destinations and their outcomes, a small enough setting to know all our learners by name. We offer a bespoke learner journey full of STEM enrichment, career interviews and guidance to ensure that all our learners are armed with the knowledge, skills and behaviour to pursue their career of choice in a STEM setting.

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