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
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.
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
- Recruiting, developing and
retaining high-calibre members of staff
- Establishing and developing
- Ensuring financial probity
- 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
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.
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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