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  • Job start date

    1 September 2023

  • Closing date

    30 January 2023 at 9am

  • Date listed

    6 January 2023

Job details

Key stage

Key stage 3, Key stage 4, Key stage 5

Working pattern

Contract type

Permanent

Full-time equivalent salary

£28,000 – £43,685 (MPS/UPS)

What skills and experience we're looking for

We are seeking to appoint a dynamic and motivated Mathematics teacher with an infectious passion for the subject to join us.

This is an exciting opportunity for you to create innovative and exciting learning opportunities for our students.

You must be confident in the delivery of Mathematics and have the ambition and dedication to continue to develop the curriculum in line with current practice and research in effective teaching.

You will be able to support the promotion of excellent standards of student learning, achievement, progress, attainment and behaviour by working effectively and collaboratively. You will be passionate about your specialist subject and seek to positively impact your field and the Academy.

This is a part-time role working either 19.5 hours (0.6 FTE) or 26 hours (0.8 FTE) per week.

What the school offers its staff

The de Ferrers Trust is a Multi Academy Trust comprising three Secondary Academies and four Primary Academies, currently based in Staffordshire and Derbyshire.

Our vision is to ensure the children and young people in our care have the opportunity to fulfil their potential through achieving highly, regardless of their ability or background. We aim to achieve this vision through:

  • Delivering a high-quality education
  • Recruiting, developing and retaining high-calibre members of staff
  • Establishing and developing robust governance
  • Ensuring financial probity and viability
  • Developing a highly efficient Trust infrastructure and central services
  • Establishing effective systems to support the sustainable growth of the Trust

The Trust believes that professional development is key to successful employees and offers excellent opportunities for you to grow and achieve. We provide tailored CPD, mentoring, support and a range of development opportunities across the Trust.

We strive to be an Employer of Choice and are committed to the wellbeing and development of our colleagues. You will join a supportive, warm and friendly community and enjoy an excellent benefits package, which includes:

  • Cycle-to-work scheme
  • Employee assistance programme
  • Discounted gym membership
  • BHSF healthcare scheme

Further details about the role

The Maths faculty consists of 15 expert Maths teachers, the vast majority of whom trained at de Ferrers. There is a clear, centrally resourced curriculum in place for all year groups.

Across Y7–11 we use Sparx Maths for homework, which enables our students to make high levels of progress whilst keeping staff workload low.

GCSE outcomes have been consistently strong, with our students achieving a progress score of +0.72 in 2022, the highest in the region. We also offer Level 2 Further Maths to help our highest achieving students prepare for A Level Maths.

At KS5, we have a sizeable A Level Maths cohort of 70 students and our students continue to achieve excellent outcomes (77% A*–B in 2022). We also offer Further Maths at A Level, providing lots of opportunities to teach a variety of mathematical content.

This role offers an exceptional opportunity to the successful candidate. If you wish to join this dynamic Academy, we look forward to hearing from you.

If you would like to discuss the role or have any other queries, please call 01283 247700 and ask to speak to Sarah Wain, Academy Business Officer – HR.

Commitment to safeguarding

The Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and this position is subject to an Enhanced Disclosure check under the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974.

All applicants must be able to provide documentation to prove their right to work in the UK.

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About The de Ferrers Academy

School type
Academy, ages 11 to 18
Education phase
View all Secondaryjobs
School size
2396 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 18
Phone number
01283 247700

Arranging a visit to The de Ferrers Academy

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email careers@deferrerstrust.com.

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