Teacher of Mathematics

The Bishops' Blue Coat Church of England High School, Chester, Cheshire


Job details

Subject Maths
Working pattern Full-time only
Salary Main pay range 1 to Main pay range 6, £24,373 to £35,971
Newly qualified teacher Suitable

Job description

One year in the first instance, required for September 2020

We wish to appoint an enthusiastic, hard-working and talented Teacher of Mathematics (NQT or experienced) who would be able to undertake the effective teaching of the subject at KS3 and KS4 with the possibility of also teaching at KS5.

The Bishops’ Blue Coat CE High School is a high achieving and forward thinking school, which is thriving and enjoys an excellent reputation. We are committed to ensuring excellent learning and teaching in a caring environment. You will find the school a rewarding and friendly place to work with good relationships between staff and students. We have a strong commitment to the professional development of all and this vacancy arises following the promotion of the previous post holder. Our academy pay scales are available on request.

Applications should be in the form of a letter (not more than 2 sides of A4) and a completed application form which, along with further details of the role, is available on our website:


Closing Date: Monday 20 April 2020 @ 12 noon

The Bishops’ Blue Coat High School is committed to all aspects of safeguarding.

Essential educational requirements

Degree in Mathematics or related area
PGCE or equivalent

Essential qualifications


Essential skills and experience

• Have experience of teaching Mathematics at KS3 and KS4
• Have experience of teaching students of different abilities
• Be knowledgeable in relation to current developments and issues in Mathematics
• Be knowledgeable in relation to current thinking in terms of learning and teaching
• Be able to make work challenging and exciting for students of all abilities
• Be able to communicate effectively with students of all abilities
• Be effective classroom managers and practitioners
• Be efficient at planning and organisation
• Be able to manage the assessment of students against given criteria
• Be capable of self-review

School overview

School type Academy, Church of England
Education phase Secondary
School size 1024 pupils enrolled
Age range 11 to 18
Ofsted report View Ofsted report
Website The Bishops' Blue Coat Church of England High School website (opens in a new window)
Contact email tparry@bishopschester.co.uk

School location

Vaughans Lane, Chester, Cheshire, CH3 5XF