Teacher of Mathematics Sharnbrook Academy, Bedford, Bedfordshire

Job description

The successful applicants must be able to demonstrate an ability to work alongside parents/outside agencies and passion for teaching and learning, through exciting lesson plans and delivery. They will be able to empathise with students, inspire trust and engage in whole school activities.

We would welcome applicants with recent KS2 and KS3 experience to add to our diverse team.

Essential educational requirements

Degree level qualification in relevant subject area

QTS status

Essential qualifications

5 GCSEs or equivalent including English, maths and science

Essential skills and experience

Evidence of planning sequences of lessons in line with specification requirements

Understanding of the exam board and subject assessment objectives and accurate assessment of this in students’ work

Extensive subject knowledge

Evidence of working effectively and flexibly to meet deadlines

Creative and innovative approach to teaching and learning

The ability to integrate ICT effectively into their teaching

Manage workplace activities safely

Manage resources effectively

High levels of written and oral communication

High levels of numeracy/analytical skills

Evidence of appropriate and effective communication with parents

Ability to act on own initiative

Relate well to both adults and young people

Be an organised team player with a willingness to engage with our strong, mutually supportive culture and contribute your own ideas

Employee benefits

• The opportunity to join highly successful schools and multi-academy trust.
• A stimulating and creative working environment where extracurricular activities flourish.
• An exceptional CPD provision.
• Career/secondment opportunities within our MAT schools.
• A subsidised gym membership at the Sharnbrook site.

About Sharnbrook Academy

Sharnbrook Academy is a member of the Sharnbrook Academy Federation multi-academy trust. Our academy is set in attractive rural surroundings and provides excellent opportunities for pupils aged 11 to 18. We are proud to be part of an organisation where students thrive in lessons and make significant contributions to the wider life of the school through extracurricular activities, work in the community and by participating in local and national competitions. Student behaviour is exemplary, and the climate for learning is vibrant and inclusive.

Odell Road, Bedford, Bedfordshire, MK44 1JL
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