TEACHER OF MATHS Claremont High School, Harrow

Job description

Required from January 2020 an enthusiastic and well qualified teacher of Maths to teach across Key Stages 3, 4 and 5. The successful applicant will have the academic, teaching and administrative capabilities expected of staff at this prestigious school. The successful candidate will have the opportunity to join the Claremont network with access to a range of benefits – such as continuous professional development with great career progression opportunities; we pride ourselves on valuing our staff – our teachers enjoy working here.

Essential educational requirements

High personal and professional standards.

Positive working relationships with colleagues and the ability to work as a member of a team.

Excellent time management and organisational skills.

Take responsibility and to show initiative.

Take the lead in developing new teaching and learning strategies.

Thorough knowledge of the subject and an interest in current developments.

Use a variety of teaching and learning styles.

Convey infectious enthusiasm for the subject.

Experience in the use of ICT to support the teaching of the subject.

Form and maintain appropriate relationships and personal boundaries with children and young people.

Manage practical classes effectively and safely.

Motivation to work with children and young people.

Positive attitude to managing behaviour in the classroom.

Essential qualifications

A strong academic background, with at least a good honours degree in Maths or a related discipline and, depending on experience, a PGCE or equivalent.

Essential skills and experience

Teaching and Learning
Excellent classroom practitioner (whose lessons are rated as good or above consistently).
Effective and systematic behaviour management, with clear boundaries, sanctions, praise and rewards.
Has good communication, planning and organisational skills.
Demonstrates resilience, motivation and commitment to driving standards of achievement.
Commitment to regular and on-going professional development and training to establish outstanding classroom practice.
Results orientated. Relentless drive to do whatever it takes to ensure all students succeed.

Communication skills
The ability to listen and communicate effectively to influence and motivate others
Empathy and the ability to understand the needs, aspirations and motivation of diverse individuals and group problem solving.
Identify, analyse and resolve problems and issues.
Develop plans with concrete outcomes and effective solutions.

About Claremont High School

Claremont High School Academy – an outstanding Academy that supports all pupils on an exceptional journey from ages 11 to 18.

Claremont Avenue, Harrow, HA3 0UH
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