TEACHER OF MATHS Aylestone School, Hereford, Herefordshire

Job description

Thank you for taking an interest in our school. This is an exciting opportunity for an enthusiastic, dynamic, creative teacher to join our school as a Teacher of Maths. We are looking for an inspiring teacher with a real passion for their subject, with the ability to teach Maths to GCSE level. We offer you an exciting opportunity to work with and enhance a forward thinking, highly successful and motivated team. Whilst the school has a relentless focus on high expectations and aspirations we are proud to provide a happy and nurturing environment, so that as well as maturing into well-rounded, confident young people, our students develop a passion for learning.

We are looking for a teacher who has a clear commitment to achieving the best possible outcomes for pupils of all abilities. Applications are invited from excellent classroom practitioners with an ability to motivate pupils to achieve success. The successful applicant will have a record of high quality teaching and learning with students routinely making good progress.

Essential educational requirements

Appropriate teaching and academic qualifications, including degree and PGCE.
Evidence of continuing professional development (CPD).

Essential qualifications

Appropriate teaching and academic qualifications, including degree and PGCE.

Essential skills and experience

Ability to teach to KS3 and GCSE.
Commitment to improving student learning and raising achievement.
Enthusiasm to inspire in students a desire to learn and participate.
Ability to communicate clearly and persuasively.
Interest in innovation in the classroom including interactive whiteboard skills.
Experience and understanding of helping high and low achievers.
Experience of teaching Maths across the full age and ability range of an 11-16 college, with proven success.
Experience of curriculum planning, assessment and moderation for Maths.
Experience of team work.
Proven record as a teacher whose students reach high standards of learning and achievement.
Able to enthuse, motivate and discipline students.
Experience in the use of ICT in the classroom with the skill to impart that expertise to others.
Successful track record of achieving school improvement in previous posts.
Evidence of successfully introducing new ideas and leading educational innovation in current post.

About Aylestone School

Aylestone School is a co-educational 11-16 school, located in the picturesque Cathedral City of Hereford, adjacent to the Herefordshire Colleges' campus for Further Education, and 10 minutes walk from the City railway station.

Broadlands House, Hereford, Herefordshire, HR1 1HY
LA Maintained School
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