Scalby Secondary School
Scalby School is a successful and popular 11-16
community school based in picturesque seaside town of Scarborough on the North
Yorkshire Coast. We currently have approximately 1000 students on roll. In
recent years we have become the school of choice in our local community. Many
of our staff choose to bring their own children to Scalby School from out of
Our students are diverse, exciting, and talented –
and the same is true of our staff. We
put huge emphasis on professional development, most of it in-house, and are
proud of the highly effective teaching, which characterises our school. We are
also noted for our ‘can do’ attitude. We are keen, always, to encourage new
and/or young staff to make their mark as soon as they are ready.
Scalby School is a ‘Good’ school
in every area as judged by Ofsted in 2012 and in 2019. We are constantly
looking at ways to improve our learning offer and are very ambitious improving
the school further. Our aim is to provide a great education for the young
people of our beautiful coastal community.
A fantastic opportunity has arisen at
Scalby School, Scarborough for the position of subject teacher within our Mathematics
department. The department has a very supportive, friendly team ethic.
There is a culture of sharing resources, lessons and best practice at every
opportunity. The Director of Mathematics for Coast and Vale Learning Trust is
based at Scalby School. Progress 8 in Mathematics is currently 0.85, putting
the mathematics department at Scalby School in the top quintile of all schools
nationally for progress. We are seeking to appoint an ambitious, talented, and
inspiring classroom practitioner to join our team and teach Mathematics across
all ability groups in KS3 and KS4. The successful candidate will have strong
subject knowledge and the ability to inspire and
motivate our ambitious and hardworking students.
Early Careers Teachers with Qualified
Teacher Status (QTS/ECT) will also be considered for the role, and support will
Some of your key responsibilities will
- Confidence, enthusiasm, and a
passion for learning.
- Experience in teaching GCSE Maths
- Understanding and applying effective
- A relevant teaching qualification
- Understanding and applying a range
of teaching strategies.
- Positively targeting and supporting
individual learning needs.
- To undertake professional duties as
delegated by the Faculty Lead/ Headteacher/Director of Learning for Maths.
- To implement the aims and objectives
of the school/trust and to understand and work within school/ trust policies to achieve these aims and objectives.
Coast and Vale Learning Trust is a growing
family of schools located on the beautiful Yorkshire Coast. The Trust was
founded by Scalby Secondary School but has grown over the last few years to
include Newby and Scalby Primary School, Friarage Primary School and the
Scarborough University Technical College (SUTC) in Scarborough, Lady Lumley’s
Secondary School in Pickering and Filey School. Our ambition is to continue to
welcome new schools into our Trust where we can add capacity, resources,
improvement and make sure all our young people have access to the very best
The aim of the trust is to serve all the
education community along the North Yorkshire Coast and down the Vale of
Pickering. We are committed to supporting all schools in becoming great
schools, whether they are part of Coast and Vale Learning Trust or not. The
learners of our community deserve the best education regardless of their
background or location.
Choosing where to work and who to work for is
one of the vitally important decisions in life.
In choosing to work for Coast and Vale Learning Trust you would be
joining a team of colleagues dedicated to transforming the lives of 3000
children and young people.
We have a simple vision in wanting our schools
to be places ‘where children and staff thrive’. Coast and Vale Learning Trust
will work tirelessly to make this a reality.
Working For Us
As well as being committed to your ongoing
development and training we also offer a range of employee benefits including a
competitive salary, access to a government pension scheme, an employee
assistance programme as well as a variety of retail discounts.
We do not accept CVs.
Closing date for receipt of applications is Monday 27th
November 2023, at 9am.
the right to close this vacancy should we receive an overwhelming
We are committed to safeguarding and protecting the
children and young people we work with and expect all our staff and volunteers
to share this commitment. As such, all
posts are subject to safer recruitment process, including an enhanced DBS check. We have a range of policies in place which
promote safeguarding and safer working practice across our Schools.
We are an equal opportunities employer and
welcome applications from all sections of the community regardless of age,
gender, race, ethnicity, disability, sexual orientation, social background,
religion or belief. We want to recruit
the right people for the Trust, from the widest possible backgrounds, to make
the most of each individual’s different knowledge and experience.
Your privacy is important to us.
By submitting your personal data or information to us, you agree this
will be handled in accordance with the Trust’s “Privacy Notice Recruitment”
which can be found on our website.
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