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This job expired on 19 April 2023

  • Job start date

    1 September 2023

  • Closing date

    19 April 2023 at 11:59pm

  • Date listed

    24 March 2023

Job details

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Key stage

Key stage 3, Key stage 4

Subject

Mathematics

Working pattern

Full time: 32.5, all year round

Contract type

Permanent

Full-time equivalent salary

£28000 - £43685

What skills and experience we're looking for

We have an exciting teaching opportunity and are looking for an outstanding, committed and motivated teacher to contribute to the development of teaching and learning and curriculum in our Mathematics department. This is an ideal opportunity for an ambitious and proven classroom practitioner who can display a real passion for developing and inspiring the pupils in their care.

Knowledge, Skills and Experience

Essential:

  • A good degree in an appropriate discipline related to Mathematics (A/C)
  • A teaching qualification together with QTS (A/C)
  • A strong and secure subject knowledge in Mathematics up to GCSE (A/I)
  • Recent and relevant teaching experience (A/I/R)
  • Experience of assessment at key stage 3 and 4 (A/I/R)
  • Awareness of the strategies available for improving the learning and achievement of all students (A/I)
  • A good understanding of curriculum developments in Mathematics (A/I)
  • Able to use a range of teaching and learning strategies (A/I)
  • An understanding of how assessment for learning can improve student performance (A/I)
  • Confidence in the use of standard computer packages and how these can be used to enhance student learning (A/I) Last updated: 31.03.2022
  • Able to use student level data to raise standards (A/I)
  • Able to work independently and collaboratively as a member of a team (A/I)
  • Enthusiasm for your subject area (A/I)
  • Creative in problem solving together with willingness to take on and try new approaches and ideas (A/I)
  • Ability to relate to students in a pleasant and sympathetic manner and to recognise potential safeguarding issues (A/I/R)
  • Able to communicate both orally and in writing to students and their parents (A/I/R)
  • Able to communicate high expectations to all students (A/I/R)
  • Willingness to share good practice across the department and beyond (A/I/R)
Desirable:
  • Strong ICT skills including SMART board or Promethean (A/I/R)

Key: C – Certificate; A – Application Form; I – Interview; R - Reference


What the school offers its staff

Why join our academy?

Our staff are talented and enthusiastic and have all contributed to the academy’s success story. We have a staff rewards budget and socialise both as subject teams and as a whole staff. We also have access to a staff benefits scheme. At Goole, we value the continuous professional development of all our employees and recognise that our staff and students are most successful when they feel happy, valued, challenged and supported to achieve their very best.

This is a fantastic opportunity to join an outstanding team within a high-performing multi academy trust with exciting career prospects for successful applicants.

We offer an extensive range of opportunities, incentives and benefits with this post including:

  • Membership of the Teachers’ Pension Scheme (TPS) (opt out available)
  • Access to the Delta benefits website with discounts on retailers, holidays, days out, etc.
  • Access to Cycle to Work scheme, car leasing and technology scheme
  • Access to our Employee Assistance helpline for free and confidential advice
  • Training and development opportunities

Commitment to safeguarding

In accordance with DfE Keeping Children Safe in Education, an online search will be completed on all shortlisted applicants prior to interview. Any relevant information will be discussed further with the applicant during the recruitment process.

The Trust is committed to safeguarding the welfare of its students and the successful applicant will be subject to an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service certificate and checks of the relevant barred list / prohibition lists.

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About Goole Academy

School type
Academy, ages 11 to 16
Education phase
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School size
1171 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 16
Phone number
01405504000

Goole Academy serves a local community which has its roots in industry, coupled with a rich maritime history. Located just off Junction 36 of the M62; many students, but not all, live within walking distance. The Academy is fed by a total of 10 primary schools which vary significantly in size. There has been a recent surge in popularity with the overall number of children on roll rising sharply. Numbers in Key Stage 4 are progressing towards our Pupil Admission Number (PAN) of 210. However, in KS3 we have had a record number of first choice applications with us exceeding PAN for the last three years with 280, 240 and 270 first choice applications. This is unprecedented for us, and the trend looks set to continue. In September 2023 we had close to 1200 children on roll. An increase of almost 400 children in the last four years. Goole Academy has become the school of choice in the local area.

The Academy prides itself on providing its students with a first-class education. Since joining Delta Academies Trust the school have moved on a strong upward trajectory. Huge improvements in the quality of education have seen academic outcomes improve significantly with levels of student, staff and parent satisfaction that have never been better. Highlights from this year include:

1. Record breaking progress - last year saw us become the top school in both our Trust and Local Authority for Progress 8 (+0.57). This ranked us in the top 300 schools in England.

2. Record breaking attainment - for the first time ever over 50% of our students achieved a strong pass in English and Maths. Furthermore, for the first time ever we are above local and national average for the Attainment 8 measure.

3. A successful Ofsted inspection which saw the school achieve a ‘Good’ grading.

4. Huge investment across the site with the opening of a £1.6million dining room extension imminent.

Arranging a visit to Goole Academy

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email info@gooleacademy.org.uk.

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