• Expected start date

    1 September 2021

  • Application deadline

    10 May 2021 at 9:00am

  • Date listed

    3 May 2021

Job details

Job role
Teacher, Suitable for NQTs
Working pattern
Full-time only
Contract type

Job summary

Teacher of Maths.

We welcome applications from those who:

• wish to teach in a school where both the school and Sixth Form are judged Outstanding
• have the ability or desire to teach pupils Mathematics throughout the ability range at GCSE and up to A Level including Further Mathematics for the right candidate
• have a track record of good to outstanding student progress for classes taught especially at public examination level for GCSE and A Level or with classes taught at induction for NQTs
• are highly motivated and have good organisational skills
• are keen to promote Mathematics as a highly successful and popular subject at all levels
• will contribute to the development of this subject both inside and outside of the classroom

The school offers:

• exceptional examination results in Mathematics:
regularly the top performing school in Northamptonshire for GCSE Maths progress and in the overall top 2% of all schools in England for boys performance (+0.89 Maths progress for all pupils / +0.43 Maths progress for disadvantaged students in 2019)
• a Mathematics Team area with exceptional facilities
• exceptionally large A Level Maths intake
• extensive opportunities for career development
• outstanding overall GCSE results at whole cohort level (+0.52 P8 2019)
• excellent student behaviour and motivation
• nationally acclaimed extra-curricular programme
• number one or two ranked school in England for competitive sport for the past 6 years
• a school judged “Outstanding” in all areas by Ofsted

Employee benefits

A significant recruitment & retention allowance will also be awarded to an outstanding candidate - negotiable at interview

At Northampton School for Boys, we offer a number of additional benefits for our employees. Please see a list of these below:

Salary Sacrifice Car Scheme:
Salary sacrifice car scheme FAQ
Salary sacrifice car scheme general information
Salary Sacrifice Cycle to Work scheme
Free access to counselling
Free access to a qualified physiotherapist
Access to workplace fitness suite/gym facilities/swimming pool including staff only sessions (Covid permitting)
Mental health support
Admissions priority for the children of employees
Dedicated Surface Pro Device (for teaching staff only - returnable on resignation)
Free tea and coffee in the staffroom
Additional daily lunch allowance for staff running an extra-curricular club or undertaking a paid lunch duty

Supporting documents

If you need these documents in an accessible format, please contact the school.

School overview

School type
Education phase
School size
1627 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 18
Ofsted report
View Ofsted report
Contact email
Contact phone number
01604 230240

About Northampton School for Boys

Northampton School for Boys is a state funded academy for boys aged 11-16, with a mixed Sixth Form. There are presently 1644 students on roll, of which 523 are in the Sixth Form (including 181 girls). The school has Teaching School status and was graded as Outstanding in all aspects of its latest Ofsted inspection.
The school's academic outcomes are exceptional with GCSE results consistently in the top two percentile of all schools in England for boys' GCSE progress and attainment and in the top ten percent of schools for A Level attainment. Last year eight students attained a place at Oxbridge.
The school also has an exceptional reputation for the breadth and depth of its extra-curricular programme and was recently ranked by a leading publication as the number one State School for Sport in Great Britain, based on competitive results.

School location

Billing Road, Northampton, Northamptonshire, NN1 5RT

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