Maths Teacher/Lead Teacher of Personal Finance, Richmond, Greater London

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Grey Court SchoolRichmond, Greater London
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Start date: September 2018
Contract type: Full Time
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: Yes


Mathematics Teacher/Lead Teacher of  Personal Finance 

TLR 3 (eqv. £2000)

September 2018

Grey Court is a successful and oversubscribed academy serving a diverse community in an outstanding environment, situated in the London Borough of Richmond, in close proximity to the Thames. The school opened its sixth form in September 2014 and is now a National Teaching School.  In the recent January 2018, OFSTED inspection the   school received its second ‘outstanding’ grading.

Our first two cohorts of year 13 students achieved some exceptional results. During 2014 we also became a national teaching school and our programmes for teacher and leadership development ensure that all of our staff, from NQTs to senior leaders have nationally-recognised developmental opportunities.

In 2016 we became part of the Every Child, Every Day Multi Academy Trust and consequently, have further developed our extremely strong working relationship with The Hollyfield School. We are very excited about the future and the opportunities the MAT will bring for staff.

The Level 2 Certificate in Personal Finance (LIBF)was introduced as part of the Year 9 options offer for our current Year 11 cohort. Results in units 1 and 2 have been exceptional and the outlook for final grades is very promising. 

We are seeking to appoint a qualified and innovative lead teacher of personal finance who will inspire our young people, promote a personal passion for finance and mathematics and ensure that students excel in these subject areas. 

You should be:

  • A Mathematics teacher with a track record of consistently good or outstanding teaching.
  • A Mathematics teacher with a track record of excellent progress at key stages 3 and 4.
  • An enthusiastic and driven person seeking to establish themselves at Middle Leadership level.

The right candidate will: 

  • lead personal finance ensuring that all students excel.
  • support the Head of Faculty
  • support the development and embedding of the financial awareness and mathematics across the curriculum strategy
  • develop, enhance and support teachers and their teaching. 
  • have a clear passion for our young people irrespective of background or challenge
  • have the skills, drive and passion to deliver personal finance and mathematics

The Faculty currently offers a wide range of opportunities at Key Stage 3, 4 and 5. Results for both Mathematics and Statistics continue to exceed national level. We are an ambitious faculty with high aspirations for all our students. You must be committed to being a team member who will want to ensure that all students, at all academic levels, receive an outstanding experience in their mathematics lessons. The successful candidate will have a strong commitment to exceptionally high standards of classroom practice alongside a genuine regard for exceptional progress and quality care of all our young people. 

As a National Teaching School we value the continuous development of our teachers and associate staff. We offer significant CPD opportunities.

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. All offers of employment will be subject to the successful candidate undertaking an enhanced Criminal Record Check via the Criminal Records Bureau.

Closing date: 10am on Monday 21st May 2018 Interview date: Wednesday 23rd May 2018

If you are interested in applying for this post, please contact Vicki Price (Associate Headteacher) for more information about Grey Court School and this role. / 020 8948 1173.

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Address: Ham Street, Ham, Richmond, Surrey, TW10 7HN, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 20 8948 1173