Teacher of Mathematics (maternity cover)

Wren Academy Finchley, London, N12 9HB

Deadline is tomorrow

  • Job start date

    1 February 2023

  • Closing date

    30 November 2022 at 9am

  • Date listed

    16 November 2022

Job details

Key stage

Key stage 3, Key stage 4, Key stage 5

Working pattern

Contract type

Maternity or parental leave cover - 1 Year

Pay scale

Main Scale plus Wren Allowance

Additional allowances

Wren Allowance

What skills and experience we're looking for

We wish to appoint a colleague to this post who has:

  • Outstanding teaching and interpersonal skills
  • A strong mathematics background with the ability to teach the subject to GCSE essential and to A Level desirable
  • Evidence of ambition and a commitment to continuing professional development
  • The desire to maximise the performance of all students and ensure the very best progress for all

What the school offers its staff

  • Children of colleagues working at Wren for over two years are given priority for a place in Reception or Year 7
  • An exceptionally talented and mutually supportive staff team
  • Talented, courteous and ambitious students
  • Excellent professional development opportunities including support for programmes of further study and planned career development
  • A pleasant and attractive working environment
  • Free refreshments and lunchtime allowance
  • A lower student contact ratio than the norm
  • Timetabled professional development time during the school day
  • Planning and evaluation time during the school day
  • Financial allowance for leading enrichment activities

Further details about the role

A great opportunity to work in a talented, highly motivated and supportive group of teachers who have contributed to securing the Academy’s outstanding OFSTED status, exceptional examination success and successful Sixth Form.

Located in the London Borough of Barnet, Wren Academy is sponsored by the Church of England and Berkhamsted School. The Academy has developed a strong reputation for outstanding teaching and learning, as demonstrated by our Progress 8 figure, which places us in the top 100 schools nationally. We are an all-through school with an established Sixth Form and a primary phase which opened in 2015. The engaging curriculum, and state of the art buildings have contributed to the academy’s notable success.

The Academy is a forward-thinking establishment and welcomes colleagues who are enthusiastic and ready to help create powerful and effective learning experiences for all students. The Mathematics department is a thriving part of the Wren community and offers Mathematics and Further Mathematics to A level. The curriculum is innovative and focused on developing students’ lifelong love of mathematics as well as achieving outstanding examination success.

Wren is a Multi Academy Trust and plans are well advanced to build new schools which will provide exciting professional development opportunities for the successful candidate.

Commitment to safeguarding

The Wren Academies Trust is committed to the highest standards of safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. A Disclosure and Barring Service Certificate will be required for all posts which will be subject to enhanced checks.

The Trust embraces diversity and promotes equality of opportunity. We wish to further develop a diverse community and encourage applications from all sections of society.

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About Wren Academy Finchley

School type
Academy, Church of England, ages 4 to 18
School size
1643 pupils enrolled
Age range
4 to 18

Wren Academy Finchley is located in the London Borough of Barnet. It is the founder of the Wren Academies Trust, a MAT which is sponsored by the Church of England and Berkhamsted School. The Academy has developed a strong reputation for outstanding teaching and learning, as demonstrated by our Progress 8 figure, which places us in the top 65 schools nationally. We are an all-through school with a thriving sixth form and a primary phase which opened in September 2015. The engaging curriculum and state of the art buildings have contributed to the Academy’s notable success. There is also a strong focus on student well-being so that every individual is happy and secure to learn and thrive within a caring community. Wren is a MAT and plans are well advanced to create a new school in a neighbouring borough which will provide exciting professional development opportunities for all staff.

Arranging a visit to Wren Academy Finchley

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email WrenHR@wrenacademy.org.

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