Teacher of Mathematics with responsibility for Key Stage 3 and 2 i/c Numeracy across the curriculum Downlands Community School, Hassocks, West Sussex

Job description

To work with the Head of Department to develop the Mathematics Curriculum at Key Stage 3

To be responsible for supporting the Head of Department with Numeracy across the curriculum

Essential educational requirements

Good degree in Maths / Maths related subject.

Essential qualifications

Qualified Teacher Status

Essential skills and experience

A record of successful teaching in another school.
Excellent teaching skills that enable learners of all abilities to make at least the progress expected with the ability to motivate students of all levels and make learning enjoyable.
Awareness of the strategies available for improving learning and achievement.
Previous leadership of/ involvement in curriculum developments.
Know the current legal requirements and guidance on safeguarding.
Good classroom and behaviour management skills.
Good communication skills both verbally and in writing.
Good interpersonal skills.
A confident user of IT with the ability to use it to enhance pupil learning in the classroom
Committed to the role of the form tutor.
A reflective practitioner with a commitment to continuing professional development.
Willingness to contribute to the wider life of the school and extra curricular activities.
Good personal organisation and time management.

Employee benefits

TLR 2b
Working in an expanding and academically successful school which achieves outstanding results. (OFSTED outstanding)
High quality professional development to teachers of all experience including NQTs.
Enviable location at the foot of the beautiful South Downs, just north of Brighton.

About Downlands Community School

Dale Avenue, Hassocks, West Sussex, BN6 8LP
LA Maintained School
Downlands Community School website (opens in a new window)