2 days remaining to apply

  • Application deadline

    6 December 2021 at 11:59pm

  • Date listed

    16 November 2021

Job details

Job role
Teacher
Suitable for early career teachers
Subject
Mathematics
Working pattern
Part time
This role is offered on a fixed term basis until the end of the academic year (July 2022). The successful candidate will work 3 days per week (08:00 - 16:00), joining us as soon as possible.
Contract type
Fixed term (This role is offered on a fixed term basis until the end of the academic year (July 2022). The successful candidate will work 3 days per week (08:00 - 16:00), joining us as soon as possible.)
Salary
MPS/UPS commensurate with experience + Inner London Allowance

Job summary

About the role: Due to an internal promotion, Leigh Academy Blackheath are now recruiting for a Teacher of Maths who can deliver high-quality learning opportunities for our students in this curriculum area. Applications are welcomed from both experienced and newly qualified teachers as we can offer fantastic professional development at every stage of a teacher’s career.

This role is offered on a fixed term basis until the end of the academic year (July 2022). The successful candidate will work 3 days per week (0.6 fte), joining us as soon as possible. The specific days that our successful candidate will work each week are negotiable.

Leigh Academy Blackheath is a place where tradition meets innovation and the potential of staff and students is realised within a nurturing community. If you want to join a highly successful team who are passionate about research-informed education, and you can inspire learners to go beyond what they are taught and seek what they do not yet know, then we want to hear from you.

Our successful candidates will receive:

A salary commensurate with the profile of the post

Bespoke CPD with mentoring and coaching opportunities.

The opportunity to work laterally across a number of Leigh Academies Trust schools to benchmark best practice and to be involved in teaching and learning innovation

Working in a school where behaviour is exemplary

Centralised resources will mean reduced planning

An experienced and supportive department

We’d like to hear from you if you are:

An excellent teacher who is passionate about learning and has strong subject knowledge

Collaborative, able to build strong professional relationships

Able to motivate and inspire students and staff to achieve their full potential

Energetic and have a ‘can-do’ attitude

Confident and has strong career aspirations

Committed to safeguarding and the happiness and wellbeing of everyone at the academy

Applying for the job

Click the link, scroll to the bottom and click 'apply for job'.

More on how to apply (opens in new tab)

Supporting documents

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

School overview

School type
Free School, ages 11 to 18
Education phase
Secondary
School size
536 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 18

About Leigh Academy Blackheath

Working at Leigh Academy Blackheath: We are a co-educational 11-18yr comprehensive school and, already oversubscribed, our new school is a beacon of excellence for secondary education in the Royal Borough of Greenwich. We are driven by the belief that every learner is entitled to an enriching, varied and personalised education; delivered through a broad and balanced curriculum that provides challenge, irrespective of need, starting point or background. Our mission is to ensure all our students develop into powerful citizens of the digital future on both a national and global scale.

Our strong learning community works together and shares the value of collaboration; every member of our academy family works together to achieve success, cultivating a strong sense of belonging. Our belief in ‘human-scale’ education, delivered through a schools-within-schools model, ensures every one of our students is known and valued. Strong pastoral care is at the heart of our academy and we place great importance on building strong partnerships with parents and carers.

Since opening in September 2018, Leigh Academy Blackheath (LAB) has established itself as the local community’s preferred choice for their child’s secondary education. We have received over 1,000 applications for this September’s 180 Year 7 places, with nearly 300 first choice preferences. It is an exciting time to be joining our learning community.

At LAB, everything we do is built upon our core values of: Respect, Integrity, Ambition, Scholarship and Resilience. We are a strong team and work hard together to ensure every student realises their full potential. Staff have access to a wide range of professional development opportunities both within the academy and across Leigh Academies Trust (LAT). A flexible approach with a can-do ethos is required, as is drive, grit and boundless enthusiasm. A sense of humour is essential!

​​​​​​​

Being part of Leigh Academies Trust: As of 1st September 2021, our Trust comprises 31 geographically organised academies (15 secondaries, 14 primaries and 2 special) educating 20,000 students, and employing over 2,500 talented staff. The Trust is establishing four ‘clusters’ of academies: North West Kent; Central Kent; South East London; Medway. In addition, the Trust is responsible for one of the region’s biggest initial teaching training organisations, a large teaching school hub and is an accredited apprenticeship provider. Click here to view our future plans in our Vision 2025 document.

As part of Leigh Academies Trust you will have ample opportunity to collaborate with your peers both within the academy and across the whole Trust. This is an important part of our vision as we know through experience that we perform better when we work together. You are supported to undertake regular self-development to continue your professional development and hopefully progress further within the organisation.

Click here to view the range of benefits available to all LAT staff.

Our commitment to safeguarding: Leigh Academies Trust and all of our academies are committed to ensuring the highest levels of safeguarding and promoting the welfare of our pupils, and we expect all our staff and volunteers to share this commitment. We adopt a fair, robust and consistent recruitment process across all academies and business units. All offers of employment are subject to an Enhanced DBS check, references, and where applicable, a prohibition from teaching check.

Our commitment to equality and diversity: As a Trust we are passionate about diversity and recognise that as individuals, we all bring something unique to the role regardless of any protected characteristics which is why we treat all of our people equally, without compromise. We are committed to providing equality and fairness throughout our recruitment and employment practices and not to discriminate on any grounds.

Based on the quality and quantity of applications received, Leigh Academies Trust reserves the right to close this vacancy sooner than the specified closing date. Applicants will be notified of this where possible. Therefore, early applications are encouraged.

School location

Old Dover Road, London, SE3 8SY

Similar jobs nearby

Teacher of Maths

Harris Academy Sutton

2 Chiltern Road, Sutton, SM2 5RD

Maths Teacher

Harris Academy Peckham

112 Peckham Road, London, SE15 5DZ

Teacher of Mathematics

The Thomas Aveling School

Arethusa Road, Rochester, Kent, ME1 2UW

Teacher of Mathematics

Mossbourne Community Academy

100 Downs Park Road, London, E5 8JY

Get a job alert when similar jobs are listed

Share this job