Teacher of Mathematics The Heath School, Runcorn, Cheshire

Job description

The Heath School is looking to appoint an outstanding mathematics teacher to join the mathematics team.

The Heath is an oversubscribed school, graded good by Ofsted in September 2017, with personal development, behaviour and welfare graded as outstanding. The students respect and appreciate the commitment and hard work of our excellent staff. ‘Pupils display very positive attitudes to learning.’ ’Pupils enjoy productive and harmonious relationships with their peers and members of staff.’ ‘Pupils are committed to doing their best and pupils of all abilities demonstrate resilience in lessons.’ Ofsted 2017

The successful applicant will be an innovative, creative and outstanding practitioner, who will be able to contribute to the planning and delivery of the mathematics curriculum at KS3 and KS4. The Mathematics Faculty is a talented and supportive team who work together to achieve the best outcomes for all students. You will have an understanding of what it takes to achieve excellent results and improve student outcomes as well as a sound knowledge of data relating to pupil progress and achievement.

Essential educational requirements

Relevant degree, teaching qualification (e.g. PGCE) and QTS

Essential qualifications

Relevant degree, teaching qualification (e.g. PGCE) and QTS

Essential skills and experience

The successful candidate will have:
• Experience of delivering consistently good to outstanding lessons to students of all ages and abilities.
• Experience of raising student achievement and ensuring students make good or better progress within subject area.
• A confident use of data to inform intervention in terms of teaching and learning to raise achievement.
• Experience of implementing behaviour management strategies consistently and effectively.
• Experience of supporting students to make excellent progress.
• In-depth and up to date knowledge of the curriculum area.
• The ability to enthuse and inspire others and has a ‘can do’ attitude.
• A passion for the subject and relentless determination that every student develops and succeeds.
• Strong organisational and time management skills.
• The ability to work well under pressure and to be decisive.
• High levels of honesty and integrity.

About The Heath School

Clifton Road, Runcorn, Cheshire, WA7 4SY
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