Teacher of Maths

Cheltenham Bournside School and Sixth Form Centre, Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, GL51 3EF

This job expired on 30 September 2022

  • Expected start date

    1 November 2022

  • Application deadline

    30 September 2022 at 9am

  • Date listed

    20 September 2022

Job details

Key stages

Key stage 3, Key stage 4, Key stage 5

Working pattern

Contract type

Maternity or parental leave cover (until 31st August 2023)

Pay scale


Teacher of Maths job summary

An outstanding opportunity has arisen to work in Gloucestershire’s largest comprehensive school.

We are looking to appoint an enthusiastic Teacher of Maths to join a lively and enthusiastic Maths department, based in a new £2 million building, at Cheltenham Bournside School, where Maths is a very popular subject.

The successful candidate will be a key part of the team, who will teach Maths across the Key Stages, and will contribute to the strengths of the department. They will teach Maths, to highly motivated and talented pupils from Year 7 to 13, planning and preparing courses and lessons according to their educational needs and providing guidance and advice on their further education and future careers.

You will be joining a Maths department consisting of the Head of Maths Sophie Williams, 3 key stage leads and 12 teachers.

A balanced Maths program, incorporating most of the features of the National Curriculum, is taught to pupils in Years 7, 8 & 9. Each class has one or two Maths teachers. In Year 10 students start their GCSE Edexcel syllabus course. A large number of students go on to study Maths and Further Maths at A Level and post-18 the numbers that choose Maths courses at university are in stark contrast to national norms. Progress of students is above the national average at GCSE and typically in the top 25% of the country at A Level.

For further information about the role including details on how to apply please see our Candidate Information Pack.

We are an equal opportunities employer and value and respect diversity across our whole school community. Bournside is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. All posts are subject to an enhanced DBS check. We reserve the right to interview and appoint prior to the closing date.

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About Cheltenham Bournside School and Sixth Form Centre

School type
Academy, ages 11 to 18
Education phase
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School size
1707 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 18
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Bournside is the largest comprehensive 11-18 school in Gloucestershire. We are an established single academy trust with a good reputation (Ofsted ‘Good’ rating 2016), wide catchment, and a strong presence in the community. Our school is consistently oversubscribed with a PAN of 300, and most of our students choose to stay with us for their
post-16 study.

Bournside is a mixed, non-denominational academy school for students aged 11 to 18. It is located in Cheltenham, Gloucestershire. It settled in its current location of Warden Hill in the early part of the 1970s and converted to academy status in 2011.

Arranging a visit to Cheltenham Bournside School and Sixth Form Centre

Please contact Will Penny, Deputy Headteacher wjp@bournside.gloucs.sch.uk to arrange a visit to our school so you can see for yourself why it is a wonderful place to work.

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