Teacher of Maths

The Leigh UTC, Dartford, Kent, DA1 5TF

Deadline is today

  • Start date details

    Easter 2023

  • Closing date

    5 December 2022 at 11:59pm

  • Date listed

    8 November 2022

Job details

Key stage

Key stage 3, Key stage 4, Key stage 5

Working pattern

Contract type

Permanent

Pay scale

MPS/UPS + London Fringe Allowance

What skills and experience we're looking for

We are looking for a dynamicTeacher of Mathsto join our flourishing Mathematics department (starting Easter 2023 or earlier depending on the successful candidate’s availability). Successful candidates will be passionate about Mathematics and share our vision of developing STEM professionals for the future global market. At The Leigh UTC, we believe our team ethos is the most important aspect of our success, making this a great opportunity for a teacher who wants the opportunity to be innovative and collaborative in a supportive environment.

What the school offers its staff

The Leigh UTC opened in 2014 with state-of-the-art facilities. We are the first UTC to join a multi-academy trust, to become an IB World School, to be built in Kent and among the first Academies in the UK to offer T-levels and Level 3 and 4 apprenticeships. We were the first UTC to open from Year 7 and have been oversubscribed in all year groups ever since, now serving over 800 young people from Kent, Medway and South-East London. We are a pioneering Academy and are looking for like-minded, ambitious people who can make great things happen for the young people in our community.

The successful candidate will have a great support team, an incredible wealth of resources and students who appreciate the importance of Mathematics in the modern world. There is no better place to teach Mathematics than in a successful academy with a STEM focus!

Further details about the role

The Director of Learning for Mathematics is well established, has been in post for a number of years, and has ensured successful implementation of mathematical study is in place for all students including post-16 who all study Mathematics regardless of their pathway. The curriculum is very strong with an MYP (IB) approach to KS3 with a real emphasis on Mastery. We also offer an IB Diploma Maths, A-level Maths and Core Maths at KS3, meaning that over 80% of our post-16s study Maths to the age of 18. Applications are welcomed from both experienced teachers and strong Early Career Teachers.

Commitment to safeguarding

Leigh Academies Trust and all of our academies are committed to ensuring the highest levels of safeguarding and promoting the welfare of our pupils, and we expect all our staff and volunteers to share this commitment. We adopt a fair, robust and consistent recruitment process across all academies and business units which is inline with Keeping Children Safe in Education guidance. This includes online checks for shortlisted candidates - you can read more about this in our Recruitment Guidance. All offers of employment are subject to an Enhanced DBS check, references, and where applicable, a prohibition from teaching check.

Applying for the job

Apply for the job by following the link below

More on how to apply (opens in new tab)

Upload additional documents

If you need these documents in an accessible format, please contact the school.

About The Leigh UTC

School type
Free School, ages 11 to 18
Education phase
View all Secondaryjobs
School size
730 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 18
Phone number
01634412200

School location

Similar jobs nearby

Maths Teacher

Bolder Academy

1 Macfarlane Lane, Isleworth, TW7 5DB

Teacher of Maths

The Petchey Academy

Shacklewell Lane, London, E8 2EY

Teacher of Mathematics

Ravens Wood School

Oakley Road, Bromley, Kent, BR2 8HP

Maths Teacher (with R&R up to £2,000)

The Robert Napier School

Third Avenue, Gillingham, Kent, ME7 2LX

Get a job alert when similar jobs are listed

Find more school jobs in Kent and Medway