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Teacher of Mathematics (0.8 FTE) (Maternity Cover)

St Edmund Arrowsmith Catholic High SchoolWigan

Post:           Teacher of Mathematics (0.8 FTE) (Maternity Cover)

Contract type: Temporary / Maternity

Salary:         QTPS  MPS1 – UPS3

Required for:         September 2021

Closing date: Monday 17 May 2021 @ 9.00am

Interview Date: tbc

The Governors of St Edmund Arrowsmith Catholic High School wish to appoint an enthusiastic, highly motivated and inspirational Teacher of Mathematics to teach KS3 and KS4 classes with motivated, well behaved students who achieve well above average results.

The successful applicant will:

  • Be a high calibre practitioner who can teach students at GCSE level
  • Be a committed professional who has a real passion for Mathematics
  • Be able to implement and deliver an appropriately broad, balanced, relevant and differentiated curriculum for students.
  • Bring innovative ideas and vibrancy to the classroom.
  • Hold QTS/QTLS and a relevant undergraduate degree

In return we offer a bespoke CPD programme, research and development, links and networks with other outstanding schools as well as a plethora of extra-curricular and cross-curricular working opportunities.

We are an innovative and flourishing school, well regarded for the excellence of our academic achievement and the high level of motivation of pupils and staff.  On interview, we ask candidates for their impressions of our school and without fail they comment on how wonderful our students are, the positive team ethos amongst staff and how friendly and welcoming our school is.

It really is worth applying for this post and joining somewhere special.

If you would like to learn more about either our school or this vacancy, please visit the school website – from where you can download the CES application forms.  Alternatively, please contact Mrs P Lennon, Clerk to Governors via email or by telephoning the school number on 01942 728651 x2223.

Completed application forms must be returned to: Mr M J Dumican, Headteacher, St Edmund Arrowsmith Catholic High School, Rookery Avenue, Ashton-in-Makerfield, Wigan, WN4 9PF or via email to:

The employer is committed to safer recruitment practices and pre-employment checks will be undertaken before any appointment is confirmed.  The post is subject to enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service checks.  The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects its staff to share this commitment.

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