Teacher of Mathematics + possible TLR Barton Court Grammar School, Canterbury, Kent

Job description


Barton Court Grammar School is a state, selective, co-educational school with Academy Trust Status. The School has a strong reputation for its high academic standards and its caring and supportive ethos. The School is an accredited ‘ Advanced Thinking School’.

The Post

Required for January 2019, the Governors wish to appoint a highly qualified and dynamic teacher of Mathematics.

This post offers an excellent opportunity to work in an Ofsted Outstanding School within a successful and forward-thinking department and would suit an enthusiastic NQT or an experienced professional looking to further their expertise by teaching A Level Mathematics or A Level Further Mathematics.

The School is committed to excellence in professional development and is looking for a committed individual who can offer outstanding teaching. The ability to teach Mathematics at GCSE is essential and at A Level desirable.

A TLR is available for a suitably qualified candidate.

How To Apply

Applications for this post should be made online only via the School’s website. CVs alone will not be accepted. Please email your application to Mrs Roberta Light – rlight@bartoncourt.org

If you wish to discuss this post further please contact Mr Wade, Director of Mathematics by telephone.

Deadline for applications is Friday 20 September 2019 at midday

Barton Court Grammar School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of Children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The post is subject to an Enhanced Disclosure application via the Disclosure & Barring Service and check against the ISA Barred List for Children.

Essential educational requirements

Ability to meet the Teachers Standards commensurate with experience and salary.
High standards of literacy and numeracy.
Willingness to develop own expertise.
Knowledge of how to raise standards in subject and literacy/numeracy.
Successful teaching experience (in training/placements for NQTs) within at least two Key Stages.
Excellent subject knowledge
Ability to analyse a range of data and use to inform planning and target setting

Essential qualifications

Suitable degree

Essential skills and experience

Evidence of continued personal and professional development
Recent experience of working with students across the secondary age range including GCSE
Recent experience in raising students’ attainment
An understanding of the use of assessment to inform planning
Understanding and interpreting data to identify and act upon underachievement and underperformance

Employee benefits

Excellent CPD
Possible TLR for the right candidate
Supportive leadership
Kent Rewards - discounted and special offers in shops, restaurants and leisure activities
Reduced membership of CCCU onsite gym
Visits to the School warmly welcomed

About Barton Court Grammar School

Longport, Canterbury, Kent, CT1 1PH
Barton Court Grammar School website (opens in a new window)