Teacher of Mathematics with responsibility for Key Stage 3 and 2 i/c Numeracy across the curriculum

Downlands Community School, Hassocks, West Sussex


Job details

Subject Mathematics
Working pattern Full-time only
Salary Main pay range 2 to Upper pay range 3, £26,041 to £40,490

Job summary

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.
Interest in contributing to and implementing a whole school vision for Numeracy across the curriculum.
Previous involvement in curriculum developments.
Awareness of safeguarding guidance.
Excellent classroom and behaviour management skills.
Excellent communication and 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.

More on how to apply

School overview

School type LA Maintained School
Education phase Secondary
School size 1165 pupils enrolled
Age range 11 to 16
Ofsted report View Ofsted report
School website Downlands Community School website (opens in a new window)
Contact email mhill@downlands.org

About Downlands Community School

School location

Dale Avenue, Hassocks, West Sussex, BN6 8LP