Teacher of Mathematics (Maternity Cover)

The Burgate School and Sixth Form, Fordingbridge, Hampshire


Job details

Job role Suitable for NQTs
Subject Maths
Working pattern Will consider full-time, part-time
Salary £24,372 to £35,971 per year (full-time equivalent)

Job summary

We are looking for a well-qualified, inspiring and forward thinking teacher who can deliver outstanding lessons across the ability range. Our Mathematics Department is dedicated to the development of inspirational lessons and are always searching for new and innovative ways to motivate students to achieve their full potential. We are looking for a well-qualified, inspiring and forward thinking colleague who will relish the opportunity to:

• Work in a high performing Mathematics Department
• Work with exceptional colleagues to deliver high quality lessons
• Share resources to further the enjoyment of learning for students
• Encourage students to develop their understanding through investigative learning & collaboration

You are likely to be someone who:

• Is an inspirational classroom teacher
• Has the ability to improve outcomes for students
• Has a clear understanding of effective stretch and challenge
• Understands how to enable students to achieve at the highest level
• Will embrace our highly supportive and professional culture

This is an excellent opportunity for an enthusiastic teacher of Mathematics to join a dedicated and highly successful department in a thriving school committed to comprehensive education, which has ‘Learning for Life’ at its heart.

Application packs and application forms are available via our website at www.burgate.hants.sch.uk or by contacting the Headteacher's PA, Miss Sarah Hewett at: shewett@burgate.hants.sch.uk

Safeguarding Statement
The Burgate School and Sixth Form is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. Due to the nature of the position for which you are applying, and to ensure your suitability for this type of work, all our recruitment and selection practices reflect this commitment. Should you be successful, any offer of a post will be conditional subject to the receipt of an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Check as well as other relevant pre-employment checks including two satisfactory references and a medical clearance. We welcome applications regardless of age, gender, ethnicity or religion.

Essential educational requirements

A degree or equivalent

Essential qualifications

Qualified teacher status

Essential skills and experience

Demonstrate and model excellence in the classroom
Experience of improving the outcomes of groups of students
Experience of teaching all year groups (Year 7 -11)
A record of being able to work collaboratively as part of an effective team
Ability to plan strategically
Ability to demonstrate a high standard of organisational skills
Ability to analyse and present data and information coherently
Ability to track progress to develop student potential
Enthusiasm and passion for Mathematics
Excellent interpersonal skills, a high level of emotional intelligence and emotional resilience in addition to a sense of humour.
Commitment to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people

Employee benefits

The Burgate can offer you the opportunity to:

• Work with wonderful young people and their families
• Work with outstanding colleagues throughout our school
• Receive high quality continued professional development
• Live and work in one of the most beautiful areas of England

School overview

School type Academy
Education phase Secondary
School size 971 pupils enrolled
Age range 11 to 18
Ofsted report View Ofsted report
Website The Burgate School and Sixth Form website (opens in a new window)
Contact email shewett@burgate.hants.sch.uk

About The Burgate School and Sixth Form

The Burgate School and Sixth Form converted to a Single Academy Trust in May 2011. We are a popular, Hampshire school providing high quality comprehensive education for children aged between 11 and 18. We are committed to supporting all staff in their career aspirations. Our school vision is that we want every child to enjoy their learning and feel valued for who they are.

School location

Salisbury Road, Fordingbridge, Hampshire, SP6 1EZ