Teacher of Maths Maiden Erlegh Chiltern Edge, Reading

Job description

Maiden Erlegh Chiltern Edge is a school on a rapid journey of improvement. Over the last twelve months, we have moved into the top 15% of schools in Oxfordshire for progress, we have academised with a successful and forward thinking local trust (Maiden Erlegh Trust) and have the foundations and support to provide excellent learning opportunities for all our students.

Our teachers are responsible for the following:

To plan, resource and deliver highly effective and inspiring lessons as per the allocated timetable.
To participate in a designated tutor team, leading highly effective tutor periods.
To ensure that students make exceptional progress and achieve excellent academic results.
To work with colleagues to design engaging and challenging schemes of work and lessons.
To establish and maintain discipline in all aspect of their work and support others in the school to do so.
To contribute to the effective working of the school and the Trust (including implementing all policies fully).
To conduct themselves with professionalism and integrity at all times, acting with the best interests of the students in the Trust at all times.
To ensure they are prepared for Ofsted inspections and any other benchmarking or assessment visits.

Our focus is ensuring all students receive a high quality education and leave us as well qualified and well-rounded young adults. You would be joining a Maths department of optimistic, talented and supportive colleagues, and teaching dynamic, ambitious and positive students.

Essential educational requirements


Essential qualifications


Essential skills and experience

To excel as a Teacher at Maiden Erlegh Trust you will need the following:
* A passion for teaching and education
* A genuine interest in individuals and in finding out what makes those individuals 'tick'
* A belief that the child is at the centre of learning
* Great relationship building skills - which can be used with students, parents, other teachers and senior leaders
* First class communication skills
* To be a role model
* Have a god sense of humour

Employee benefits

Professional development is a strength and we offer a flexible CPD programme which staff can tailor to their own needs. As a Teaching School we offer a bespoke programme of coaching and training for new entrants to the profession and to support career returners. We also have a proven track record of supporting ambitious staff to middle and senior leadership posts and our can offer Specialist Leader of Education and school improvement opportunities to the right candidates.

About Maiden Erlegh Chiltern Edge

Reades Lane, Reading, RG4 9LN