Teacher of Mathematics Moat Community College, Leicester, Leicestershire

Job description

All of our teachers play an important role in the life and development of the school. We are looking to appoint a talented, dynamic teacher who is committed to pupils’ fulfilling their potential.

The Mathematics department at Moat Community college is a successful and supportive department. Considerable investment has ensured that the department is innovative in its approaches to Teaching and Learning, the department is well resourced with a detailed and robust scheme of learning. There is a strong focus upon mastery in Year 7 and 8. Our department produce great results for our students and over the last three years have shown considerable progress. We are looking for someone who can join our Maths Team to further improve our outcomes. We empower staff to deliver great lessons through a high expectations culture within the school that supports them in managing behaviour effectively through strong systems.

This post offers teaching Mathematics across all key stages and abilities as well as other general responsibilities in the school, as agreed with the Principal and Head of Department.
The tasks associated with this role are listed in the “CONDITIONS OF EMPLOYMENT OF SCHOOL TEACHERS” in the current School Teachers Pay and Conditions Document as well as :-

Essential educational requirements

Good honours degree
PGCE Mathematics

Essential qualifications

Qualified Teacher Status in Mathematics

Essential skills and experience

Teaching of Mathematics at KS3/4 up to GCSE level
Strong classroom management skills
Ability to establish positive working relationships with students
A passion for helping young people to develop their understanding and experiences to reach their full potential
Ability to remain focused and effective under pressure
Ability to meet realistic targets
Ability to set realistic targets for students and to support them in teaching these targets
Experience of using ICT in the teaching of subject

Employee benefits

Free parking
Sickness scheme
Subsidised dining facility
On site gym

About Moat Community College

Moat Community College is a popular over-subscribed school located in the centre of Leicester with easy access to transport links, there is onsite parking and bicycle storage. We are very proud of our school. Our ethos is a caring and supportive and encourages students to believe in themselves, to work hard and to achieve more than they ever thought possible, leaving us with the personal skills and qualities to confidently move onto the next stage of their education and into the wider world. Our Moat Values are: • Kindness • Honesty • Respect • Responsibility • Learning Excellence Moat Community College is an exciting and successful school with a very good reputation in the locality. Our exam results have improved significantly in recent years and we are proud of our students’ achievements. In our most recent OFSTED inspection (January 2018) the school was judged to be GOOD and received a very complimentary report. If you would like to be part of this success come and visit us before you submit an application.

Maidstone Road, Leicester, Leicestershire, LE2 0TU
LA Maintained School
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