Teacher of Mathematics with a Temporary Responsibility (The Discovery Academy)
Principal: Mr R Kelsall
Required: September 2021
Permanent Teacher of Mathematics with a Temporary Responsibility for KS2 to KS3
Transition until 31st August 2022
MPS/UPS (£25,714 - £41,604) Plus an Additional Payment of £2,500
Plus £2,000 Relocation Allowance
Job Reference: 497309
The Discovery Academy is seeking to appoint an enthusiastic Teacher of Mathematics to join our team of highly motivated professionals and to add essential capacity to support our exciting growth strategy to become one of the largest academies in the region over the next few years. This is a fantastic opportunity for inspiring and aspirational individuals to join a creative, well established and supportive faculty. You will be required to work with Leaders in Mathematics to ensure an effective curriculum transition takes place from Year 6 to Year 7 and to develop and implement age-related expectations in Year 7. The successful candidate will also be required to monitor and track the impact of using age-related expectations as an assessment tool.
At the Discovery Academy our guiding principle is to ‘expect excellence’ in everything that we do, to ensure our students ‘Aspire’. ‘Aspire’ represents the aims, values and behaviours that we strive towards (Ambitious; Skilled; Positive; Independent; Respectful; Equipped) and our curriculum is designed to support students in reaching these. Alongside a curriculum that offers breadth and ambition, strong pastoral support ensures students are kept safe and are well looked after and ensures a sense of family is felt throughout the Academy.
The Academy boasts outstanding facilities, a state-of-the-art learning environment and was judged ‘Good’ following an inspection by Ofsted in January 2019. Our growth programme includes a £2 million additional teaching facility, as well the benefits a large Academy can offer, such as a comprehensive professional development and leadership opportunities.
The Alpha Academies Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all its employees and volunteers to share this commitment. This post is exempt under the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 and the successful candidate will be subject to an enhanced check by the Disclosure and Barring Service along with other stringent vetting and induction processes.
If you feel that the position is of an interest, you have the right experience and skills and are ready for fresh challenges, then we would love to hear from you. For an application form and recruitment pack please see our website, https://alphaacademiestrust.co.uk/vacancies/ Should you need any further information regarding your application please contact our Recruitment Team by email at email@example.com
Visits to our Academy are warmly welcomed, please contact the Academy to arrange a mutually convenient appointment.
The Alpha Academies Trust requires an application form to be completed, please note CV’s alone will not be accepted. Should you wish to apply, completed application forms should be sent to firstname.lastname@example.org quoting the job reference number detailed above.
Closing Date for this Post: Monday 10th May 2021 at 9:00am
Interview Date: Week Commencing Monday 10th May 2021