Deputy Leader of Maths, Hertfordshire

Closing date:

The Cavendish SchoolHertfordshire

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Start date: April or September 2018
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: TLR2b £4,590 (negotiable dependent on experience and extra responsibilities)
Contract term: Permanent

The Cavendish school is at an exciting stage in its development, with many opportunities on the horizon. Last year, the Mathematics Department made a significant improvement to their results achieving 71% Grade 4 and above (from 53% Grade C above the year before) and are striving to make even greater improvements this year. In addition to this, A level Further Mathematics was introduced to the curriculum to compliment the established A level Maths programme.

We are seeking to appoint an engaging, enthusiastic and experienced Teacher of Maths to work alongside our Director of Learning and join a professional, successful and supportive faculty team, who are committed to student learning and the sharing of ideas, good practice and innovative resources.

You will become part of a well-resourced faculty with your own (recently refurbished) classroom, complete with visualizer and an interactive whiteboard with Smart Board technology.

The successful candidate will have;

  • A passion for teaching mathematics and providing students with the feedback they need to improve (the Department has adopted the RAG123 system for marking);
  • Experience of teaching KS3, KS4 and KS5 Mathematics; Experience of teaching A level Further Mathematics (this would be an advantage but is not essential);
  • The ability to plan and deliver engaging and challenging lessons;
  • The highest aspirations & expectations for the students, the staff and the school;
  • Good interpersonal skills with a warm sense of humour.

To summarise: if you have a love mathematics and care deeply about the progress of pupils; if you have excellent subject knowledge and want to test your skills at the highest level of teaching; if you can manage and motivate a team successfully, we would welcome your application.

Closing date: 29th January 2018 9am
Interview date: w/c 29th January 2018

If you would like a visit prior to application please contact Mrs Helen Hardy, PA to Headteacher. Please also take a look at our Prospectus and school website for more information about our school and our ethos.

For more information and to apply online :

Warners End Road
Hemel Hempstead
01442 404333

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More about The Cavendish School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Community
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 18 years
Denomination: Non-denominational
Address: Warners End Road, Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire, HP1 3DW, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1442 404333
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