13 days remaining to apply

  • Expected start date

    1 September 2021

  • Application deadline

    23 April 2021 at 9:00 am

  • Date listed

    29 March 2021

Job details

Job role
Teacher, Suitable for NQTs
Working pattern
Full-time only
Contract type
Fixed term (Until 31 August 2022)
Teachers MPS/UPS £25,714 to £41,604

Job summary

Priory is a very successful school with an excellent reputation. We are advertising for 2 motivated and enthusiastic full-time temporary, Teachers of Mathematics to join our enthusiastic and approachable department.

Both vacancies are required from 1st September 2021. The temporary vacancy is until 31st August 2022 and the maternity cover vacancy is to cover the duration of the maternity leave.

The successful candidates will be joining the Mathematics Curriculum Area, a friendly, supportive and conscientious team. We have seven teachers, one subject specialist teaching assistant and are led by a Curriculum Leader and two Deputy Curriculum Leaders.

Over the last few years, the department have worked hard to build a significant bank of resources, so that every lesson across all 5 year groups now has a PowerPoint for teachers to use as their starting point for planning. This allows teachers to use their planning time to ensure that every learners needs are met, which means students are more engaged, and lessons are really enjoyable to teach. In addition, a recent advantage of having this established and well resourced scheme of work has also been an ability to provide students with engaging and meaningful home learning, without huge additional workloads for teachers.

The school is offering;
• A supportive and collaborative work environment
• An ongoing CPD program
• Support package for NQTs/RQTs including CPD and NQT mentoring
• Bright, enthusiastic and motivated students who have a genuine love of learning

The school expects;
• A UK teaching qualification such as PGCE/PGDE, SCITT, BEd or MEd with Qualified Teacher Status (QTS)
• A relevant Mathematics Degree or a related subject
• A love and passion for education.

Applying for the job

Closing date for receipt of applications: Friday, 23rd April 2021
Interviews to be held week commencing 3rd May 2021

Full details of the post and an application form can be downloaded directly from our school website at www.priory.e-sussex.sch.uk under ‘staff vacancies’ or by email to: personnel@priory.e-sussex.sch.uk

Please return completed application forms by email to the Personnel Officer at personnel@priory.e-sussex.sch.uk. Please note that if you have not received a response within 3 weeks of the closing date then we regret that your application has not been successful.

East Sussex County Council is committed to equality of opportunity. We positively welcome applications from all sections of the community. This authority is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Successful applicants will need to undertake, or currently hold, a DBS enhanced clearance for this authority.

More on how to apply

Supporting documents

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

School overview

School type
Local authority maintained school
Education phase
School size
1132 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 16
Ofsted report
View Ofsted report
Contact phone number
01273 476231

About Priory School

11-16 mixed comprehensive school

School location

Mountfield Road, Lewes, East Sussex, BN7 2XN

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