Avenor College, a dynamic, selective and future thinking school, offering great opportunities for continuous professional development, is seeking a Teacher of Mathematics to join our school on the next steps into the future. As the school continues to expand, we need to appoint an enthusiastic and dynamic professional to contribute to the teaching of Mathematics throughout KS3 from August 2019. KS4 Mathematics experience is as well required as the students are going to be challenged to study content of IGCSE Mathematics Cambridge Curriculum. Applicants should be qualified Mathematics teachers and NQT’s are welcome to apply.
For more information please take a good look at the Avenor College website: http://www.avenor.ro/en/careers-at-avenor-225/ .
We would welcome applicants who will fulfil the following Essential Characteristics:
- Be fluent in English;
- Be able to offer at Maths to iGCSE and to A level with an international dimension;
- Contribute some to the development of the Key stage three programme of study;
- Be able to motivate and challenge able students, by co-creating a stimulating learning experience;
- Be motivated to develop schemes of work and ensure that Maths is a central aspect of the whole school curricular and co-curricular experience;
- Inspire trust and confidence in students, parents and colleagues, with the ability to offer CPD to colleagues in your area of specialism;
- promote the wider aspirations and values of Avenor College.
We value the following personal characteristics and would hope you might be able to demonstrate these:
- People oriented - building positive relationships; good team player and good team builder; excellent listener; fair and consistent;
- Positive outlook - in all respects a good role model who will lead by example;
- A high level of cultural sensitivity and the ability to treat all staff/students/parents equally regardless of nationality or background;
- Capacity for hard work; organised and prepared; a high degree of resilience;
- Healthy lifestyle;
- Interest and constant practice in their own personal development;
- Constant learner.
- A competitive salary and benefits package;
- The position will be offered on an initial two-year contract term with annual renewal thereafter;
- Maximum class sizes of 18;
- Continuing professional development opportunities;
- Maximum contact time 24*50 minute lessons per week;
- A wonderful well equipped friendly environment in which to work, with a motivated extremely well-lead team of Mathematics specialists;
- A great team spirit.
- Please send us your complete CV;
- Include a covering letter explaining your strengths, your reasons for wanting to work at Avenor College (and live in Bucharest) and a short statement outlining your educational beliefs;
- Additionally ensure that your CV includes the names of at least three referees with their current phone numbers and email addresses;
- Please browse our extensive bilingual website for a clear overview of the school, and you can find us on Facebook which gives a flavour of the vibrancy of the school;
- Please do not hesitate to contact us if you require further information prior to applying.
• Closing date: March, the 20th, 2019, but please apply as soon as possible, as applications will be considered on receipt;
• First-round interviews will be conducted via Skype;
• Final interviews for shortlisted candidates will be held at Avenor College, Bucharest, in March- April 2019.
Please be aware we take very seriously our duty of care towards all our students; as part of our safeguarding procedures we will undertake rigorous checks with referees, as well as requiring you to provide current police checks.