Teacher of Mathematics with TLR

Colne Community School and College (Secondary and 16 to 19 Provision), Colchester, Essex, CO7 0QL

This job expired on 17 May 2022 – see similar jobs

  • Expected start date

    1 September 2022

  • Application deadline

    17 May 2022 at 12:00pm

  • Date listed

    3 May 2022

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Teachers Main or Upper Scale with TLR 2c

Teacher of Mathematics with TLR job summary

Teacher of Mathematics
Pay Range: Teachers Main/Upper Pay Scale plus TLR 2C
Start Date: 1st September 2022

The Role
An exciting opportunity has arisen at The Colne Community School and College for a Mathematics Teacher to join our school.
Our school is a community in which we believe everyone, students and staff alike, should have the opportunity to be nourished and grow. Therefore, we are seeking to recruit a proactive and forward thinking member of staff to enrich the skills and experience already present in our Design and Technology Team. We aim to foster an inclusive culture where everyone is able to learn from each other. The ideal candidate will be enthusiastic, confident and diligent.
The Colne Community School and College is a member of the Sigma Trust. The Sigma Trust’s mission is to be ‘Greater Than The Sum Of Its Parts’ and this is certainly a message that The Colne invests in too. We work closely with other schools within the Trust to improve standards and ensure that we are creating the best environment for our students to learn and our staff to develop.
Our school community is expanding which makes this a particularly unique and exciting time to join our team. We have a brand new teaching block consisting of 8 new classrooms and 4 specialist Design and Technology rooms fully equipped. A further large scale internal refurbishment will be taking place over the 2022/23 academic year which will further improve our school environment for all.
Our ARK values of Aspiration, Resilience and Kindness describe the ethos that flows through our school. We expect all members of staff to feed into our values and lead by example to our students. We believe that every member of staff has the potential to impact on student experience and therefore we encourage our staff, both teaching and support, to immerse themselves in our school culture.
Applications from outstanding professionals who believe they can contribute to our school community are greatly welcomed. If you are willing to invest in us, we will invest in you which we believe makes the experience at The Colne especially exciting.

This position will suit an ECT or an experienced Mathematics Teacher.

Please note that we reserve the right to close this advert early should we receive an overwhelming response.

Some of your key responsibilities will include:
● Being fully qualified to teach through the secondary age range;
● To be responsible for promoting and safeguarding the welfare of children and young people in the school;
● Inspire trust and confidence in students and colleagues;
● Promote the wider aspirations and values of the school.
(The full details can be found in the attached Job Outline and Person Specification).

We're looking for you if you have:
● Teaching experience within the secondary sector;
● An excellent knowledge of a range of teaching, learning and behaviour management strategies and how to use them effectively;
● High expectations of yourself and of others.

Why work for The Sigma Trust, The Colne Community School and College?
We can offer you:
● A Competitive Salary;
● Robust school CPD training programme that enables you to flourish;
● Opportunities to work with colleagues across the Trust to share resources, ideas and build collaborative relationships;
● Free tea and coffee available in all team rooms and communal staff room;
● Sociable and friendly staff;
● Staff wellbeing opportunities;
● Staff social events.
Employee benefits include:
● Employee Assistance Programme;
● Pension scheme;
● Cycle to Work scheme;
● Discounted gym membership at selected local gyms.

Additional Information:
For additional information about the Trust and this school, please visit our website www.sigmatrust.org.uk

To Apply
To apply for this post, please visit the following link:

Please note that only fully completed application forms will be accepted and any CV’s and accompanying covering letters will be disregarded. A Notes for Applicants document is attached for further information.

Closing date: Midday on 17 May 2022
Shortlisting will take place on 18 May 2022
Interviewing date TBC

The Sigma Trust is committed to safeguarding and protecting the children and young people that we work with. As such, all posts are subject to safer recruitment process, including the disclosure of criminal records and vetting checks. We ensure that we have a range of policies in place which promote safeguarding and safer working practice across our schools.
The Sigma Trust is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace. We are committed to equal employment opportunities regardless of any protected characteristics. This is embedded in our vision ‘To Be Greater Than The Sum Of Its Parts’, where we believe we are strong and more successful working together, creating a workplace which celebrates diversity.

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About Colne Community School and College (Secondary and 16 to 19 Provision)

School type
Academy, ages 11 to 18
Education phase
View all Secondaryjobs
School size
1204 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 18
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We are geared to providing the best possible opportunities for students. We trust that you will find our school to be a lively and dynamic institution, which leads all who work here to a new vision of their potential.

The Colne Community School and College is based on values that demonstrate a real commitment to the young people that we serve.

Students at The Colne Community School and College are expected to aim for excellence, get involved in the life of the school and help to maintain a high standard of behaviour.

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