Head of KS3 Maths Teacher - Merton

  • Job Reference: 00040153-1
  • Date Posted: 23 February 2021
  • Recruiter: CV-Library
  • Location: Merton, Oxfordshire
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Education, Covid-19
  • Job Type: Contract

Job Description

Head of KS3 Maths Teacher - Merton

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a dedicated Mathematics teacher to develop their career within an excellent, SW London school next term.

Tradewind are currently seeking to appoint a Maths teacher (to start straight after Easter) for a successful Academy in Merton. Our client wants all staff to demonstrate professionalism and determination when leading their students and pupils within this rich and diverse centre of excellence.

Teams are empowered by valuing personal and team development. This is through regular CPD sessions, frequent line management meetings and allowing staff to develop their own ideas and projects. The wellbeing of staff at this school is key to creating a friendly supportive community within the school. Guided by an internal wellbeing committee they have a wide range of initiatives designed to improve the motivation and lives of all staff.

The role:

Mathematics Teacher - KS3 Lead

Reports to: Head of Maths

Start date: 19th April 2021

Salary: MPS/ UPS Inner London (£32,157 -£50,935)

Key Responsibilities

Be an outstanding teacher, able to inspire, motivate and challenge learners of all abilities across Key Stages 3-5.
Have experience leading the curriculum.
To establish, develop and lead the maths provision at KS3.
Develop plans and processes for the classroom with measurable results. Interpret and develop results to make improvements in pupil achievement.
To review and evaluate current exam boards and create strategic action plans.
To design an engaging and challenging curriculum that demonstrates your passion for the subject and inspires pupils to appreciate the subject and its application.
To deliver outstanding teaching and learning, thereby helping pupils achieve excellent academic results.
Have a proven track record of success and raising pupil attainment.
Be committed to the school's ethos of high expectations.
Demonstrate high levels of ambition and optimism.
Provide a nurturing classroom environment.
Have a passion to learn and develop your practice through regular CPD and feedback.
The ability to question and challenge the status quo and find new and progressive solutions to existing systems.Note:

In line with the Government's announcement, our client is currently operating on a rota basis to allow vulnerable children and those children of workers critical to the COVID-19 response the opportunity to attend. During this period they will continue with essential recruitment for this and other key positions starting in April and September 2021.

Please rest assured that effective measures will be implemented to ensure your health and wellbeing and in most cases we will use a virtual recruitment process.

To join us and be successful in this Maths Teacher role you will need to have:

QTS status or equivalent teaching qualification
Enhanced DBS Disclosure, Overseas Police Clearances (if applicable) and professional reference checks
CV which covers the last 10 years of employment history where possible and any employment breaks must be explained
The legal right to work in the UK

Click 'Apply now' to be considered for this great position as a Lead KS3 Mathematics Teacher in Merton, SW London.

Or for more information about the role, contact Carlo Randazzo on (phone number removed) /

We look forward to helping towards the next step of your teaching career!

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