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  • Job start date

    1 September 2024

  • Closing date

    17 April 2024 at 9am

  • Date listed

    21 March 2024

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Key stage

Key stage 3, Key stage 4, Key stage 5



Working pattern

Full time

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What skills and experience we're looking for

We are seeking to appoint a Teacher of Maths to join this very successful 11-18 school, situated on the fringe of the Lake District National Park. The post will commence on 1 September 2024.

We are looking for strong candidates who are looking to share their experiences and also develop their practice further. This post will suit equally an experienced teacher of Maths looking for change or an ECT who wants to benefit from an excellent grounding to their career.

What the school offers its staff

The ethos of our school is one of continual improvement; high quality, sustained CPD is at the heart of school and departmental development. The Maths Department at Cockermouth School is a high-performing department, with almost a third of students achieving grades 9–7 and 67% grades 9-5 at GCSE in 2023. The Maths element of P8 was almost 0.6. Every year we attract large numbers of students to A Level Maths and Further Maths. Over 50% of A Level Maths grades were either A or A* in 2023 across 3 different classes.

We are an evidence-informed team, looking to embed recent developments and further improve our practice.

Commitment to safeguarding

Our organisation is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults. We expect all staff, volunteers and trustees to share this commitment.

Our recruitment process follows the keeping children safe in education guidance.

Offers of employment may be subject to the following checks (where relevant):
childcare disqualification
Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS)
online and social media
prohibition from teaching
right to work
satisfactory references
suitability to work with children

You must tell us about any unspent conviction, cautions, reprimands or warnings under the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975.

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About Cockermouth School

School type
Academy, ages 11 to 18
Education phase
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School size
1322 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 18

School location

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