Teacher of Maths (suitable for NQTs)

Holy Trinity CofE Secondary School, Crawley, Crawley, West Sussex


Job details

Job role Suitable for NQTs
Subject Mathematics
Working pattern Full-time only
Salary Main pay range 1 to Upper pay range 3, £25,543 to £41,635

Job summary

Role: Teacher of Maths

Contract Type: 1.0 FTE permanent

FTE Salary: £25,543 - £41,635 (M1 to U3 Fringe)

Job starts: September 2020 (Possibility of early start for NQT)

Closes: Friday 31st January

Interview: Friday 7th February 2020

NB: applications will be reviewed as they are received and suitable applicants called for immediate interview.

The Governors of Holy Trinity School wish to appoint a dynamic, forward looking candidate to post of Teacher of Maths. This post presents a good opportunity for either a newly qualified or more experienced practitioner to join a successful department, and to develop their career in a good school.

Applicants will need to demonstrate their commitment to the teaching of Maths. Those expecting to be paid at the upper end of the given pay range will need to evidence how that is merited in their application. We require practitioners who have the enthusiasm, skill and ability to make a positive contribution to this motivated and successful team. The successful candidates will be committed to teaching across the 11-18 range. Experience of, or the potential to teach at A level is desirable, as is a second subject. Applicants will need to demonstrate their commitment to excellent teaching and learning; to securing good or better outcomes for students; to developing student potential and skills from KS3 onwards, and to promoting the study of the subject at A Level.

In addition to teaching your primary and secondary subjects across ages 11 to 18 there is an expectation that you may teach other subjects as directed in order to facilitate the delivery of the curriculum. Relevant support will be offered.

We offer a starting salary and salary progression in line with the school’s policies on Pay and Professional Development & Review; a mentoring programme for NQTs; a comprehensive induction and a good programme of CPL. We also operate an extensive coaching network to share good practice and we engage all teaching staff in the TEEP programme to enhance our teaching and learning in the classroom. We support, empower and challenge staff to make a real difference in raising standards and have many examples of staff that have fast-tracked their career.

The school is an easy commute via public transport from Brighton, and from other parts of East or West Sussex and from Surrey and many staff operate car share schemes.

Visits to the school are welcome and can be arranged via HR. An information pack is available on request.

We are seeking candidates who will commit to upholding our values and ethos as a faith school; however applicants do not need to be a practising Christian.

This is an excellent Church of England Voluntary Aided 11-18 mixed Comprehensive School where we pride ourselves in the pastoral care and development of all students. The post offers an unmissable opportunity for candidates wishing to make a positive impact on student and team progress, and who are able to provide innovative ideas to achieve this goal.

The preferred method of communication in connection with this vacancy is by email. This is how invitations to interview will be sent. Please ensure that you check your emails and junk or spam folders on a regular basis.

Application forms and details about the post are attached/ on the website. More information about the post and our school is also available on the website (http://www.holytrinitycrawley.org.uk/Vacancies/). All enquiries and completed application forms with covering letter / statement should be sent to HR hr@holytrinitycrawley.org.uk by the closing date or earlier.

NB: The closing and interview dates are a guide only. We intend to review applications as they are received. An early application is advised, as once we have appointed, we will close the recruitment process.

The Holy Trinity Church Of England Secondary School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and we cooperate with other agencies and initiatives at local and national level. We expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Any successful job applicant will be required to undertake a Disclosure & Barring service check (formerly known as Criminal Records Bureau check) at an enhanced level, in line with all schools across West Sussex. Disclosures include details of cautions, reprimands or final warning as well as convictions, spent or unspent.

Essential educational requirements

Honours Graduate in maths or mathematical related subject

Essential qualifications


Essential skills and experience

The experience of successful teaching across the full range of ability at key stages 3 and 4 (this can include your placement Schools)

Demonstrable positive impact on learning and achievement in present post / placements.

Demonstrate a willingness to reflect on and develop your own practice and the impact on pupils’ learning

Employee benefits

- mentoring programme for NQTs
- TEEP programme
- free parking

More on how to apply

School overview

School type LA Maintained School, Church of England
Education phase Secondary
School size 1232 pupils enrolled
Age range 11 to 18
Ofsted report View Ofsted report
School website Holy Trinity CofE Secondary School, Crawley website (opens in a new window)
Contact email hr@holytrinitycrawley.org.uk

About Holy Trinity CofE Secondary School, Crawley

School location

Buckswood Drive, Crawley, West Sussex, RH11 8JE