Full Time Permanent Position
Starting 1st September 2019
Salary range: MPS/UPS
***£2,000 recruitment and retention***
This is an excellent opportunity to join a dedicated, talented and dynamic Mathematics team in our ‘Outstanding School’ (Ofsted May 2017). Chipping Campden School is a mixed comprehensive, 11-19 converter academy, with an enviable reputation. The Mathematics department comprises of 11 specialist Teaches who teach all students at KS3 and KS4 and with over 70 students currently studying Maths beyond GCSE working towards A level Maths, Further Maths or Core Maths.
Our staff are well qualified, talented and dedicated professionals. Our teachers are specialists in their subject areas and are supported by a senior leadership team, which consists of the Principal, two Vice Principals and five Assistant Principals (including SENDco). Each faculty area has a Director of Learning and Associate Heads of Faculty for English, Mathematics and Science.
What we are looking for
We are seeking a passionate and innovative specialist teacher (NQT or experienced) who is proactive in continually developing their practice. The successful candidate will join a supportive and committed team and teach across the age and ability range, with the possibility of teaching some A level.
• Experience of teaching Mathematics at KS3 and KS4
• An ability to teach Mathematics at KS5
• Familiarity with Edexcel 9-1 GCSE
• Wider knowledge of current educational issues
• Creativity in using new technologies or teaching practices to help students learn and make progress
Why work with us?
We are continually developing and improving our facilities. During recent years, the school has enjoyed major improvements to its fabric the most recent of which has been an additional science block and additional classrooms. We have extensive playing fields and recreation areas and a full size floodlit artificial grass hockey and football pitch. Most of our classrooms are equipped with interactive whiteboards and Wi-Fi with suites of laptops available to each faculty across the site. In order to support the use of technology to enhance learning in the classroom, teachers are issued with an iPad and students are encouraged to participate in our community iPad scheme.
Additional Staff Benefits
• Free on site gym and swimming pool
• Teachers’ Pension scheme membership
• Childcare voucher scheme
• Car lease scheme
• Health and wellbeing support including access to confidential support services
• Meals, all food is freshly prepared and cooked on site
Full details about our school can be found on our website www.ccsacademy.net; select school information/work here/vacancies. Should you wish to discuss any aspect of this role, please contact Mrs Eleanor Taylor, Director of Learning: Mathematics firstname.lastname@example.org.
Completed applications with a covering letter can be returned by email to Mrs D Smith, HR, email@example.com. The closing date for receipt of applications is 18th March 2019 with interviews on 22nd March 2019.
Chipping Campden School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. Successful candidates will be subject to an Enhanced DBS disclosure.