Teacher of Mathematics King Edward VI Community College, Totnes, Devon

Job description

Permanent, full time Maths Teacher:
We are looking for an outstanding, enthusiastic teacher who wants to join a well-established faculty who regularly enjoy excellent outcomes at both GCSE and A-Level.
This post is suitable either for a teacher who is currently in training (NQT) or someone who would like to widen their experience.
Our comprehensive college offers opportunities teaching all ages and abilities, up to AS/A2 level, and including Further Mathematics. Maths is a popular subject at KS5 with excellent uptake and strong value added results.

Whether you are an experienced teacher, or newly qualified with outstanding potential, we want the best colleagues to help us in our goal to become the leading Mathematics faculty in the region.

closing date: 9am, 28 October 2019
Interview date: Wednesday 30 October

Essential educational requirements

Relevant ‘A’ levels (or equivalent) and degree

Essential qualifications

Candidates must hold QTS

Essential skills and experience

The successful candidate will have a high standard of teaching and learning and have the ability to think creatively and strategically. The successful candidate will have:
• The skills and qualities of an outstanding teacher
• An inspiring approach to teaching and learning, assessment and use of data to plan learning and support student progress .
• A commitment to meeting students’ needs of all ages and abilities.
• A contagious enthusiasm for teaching Mathematics and an awareness of current issues relating to the teaching of Mathematics.

We welcome applications from both NQTs and more experienced teachers.

Employee benefits

The College supports Continuous Professional Development
Occupational Health, Staff Wellbeing workshops, plus access to our Employee Assistance Programme (Counselling)
Auto-enrolment into Teacher Pension Scheme.
Life Assurance (Death in Service Benefits) for those in the Teacher Pension Scheme
Free onsite car parking

About King Edward VI Community College

The College is situated in the South Hams town of Totnes with a wide and varied catchment area. Our community is richly diverse, encompassing not just Totnes itself, but the wonderful countryside that surrounds it. We are a Co-operative College supported by The Dart Valley Learning Trust. This is a very special place to work: we celebrate our focus on comprehensive and inclusive qualities. Our students are a fantastic mix of personalities and talents, and we value each and every one of them. We are committed to making a real difference to their lives: supporting them to flourish, and we go that extra mile to make this happen. As Ofsted (2019) recognised staff are 'relentless in their pursuit of better outcomes for pupils'. We are rightly pleased with, but not fulfilled by, our judgment as a good school. We aspire to be consistently outstanding in all that we do, and encourage staff and students to be creative in their approaches to learning, We want to harness the potential of our community to develop a truly unique school, infused with co-operative values that prepare children to be happy and successful adults. Please see further information on our website.

Ashburton Road, Totnes, Devon, TQ9 5JX
LA Maintained School
King Edward VI Community College website (opens in a new window)