Teacher of Mathematics, Liverpool

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Liverpool CollegeLiverpool
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Start date: Monday, September 2nd, 2019
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Between L1 (£23,721) and L9 (£39,408) dependent upon experience.
Contract term: Permanent

The College was founded in 1840 and was a fee paying school until 2013. In 2012, the Governors of Liverpool College announced their intention to accept an offer from the Secretary of State to become a voluntary converter academy. Since the decision to convert to academy status the College has grown in pupil numbers by 40%. The College is guided by its motto: Not Only the Intellect but also Character. Our mission and unique approach to the education of the whole child is further explained at http://www.learningwithcharacter.org.uk . We seek to focus on the individual and develop in everything we do at school the three key traits of our learners: Purpose, Passion and Challenge.

Our commitment to Learning with Character and our three core traits create a cohesive community across the entire campus and ensure we continue our founders’ intention to make the formation of character a prime purpose of education. Above all, Liverpool College is a happy, successful and outward-looking school with a clear mission and an undiluted belief in the importance of educating the whole person.

About the Role

A well-qualified and inspirational graduate is required to teach Mathematics across the 11-18 age range. This is a full time permanent post, commencing 2nd September 2019. The successful candidate will have a passion for Mathematics education and will make a full contribution to the pastoral and extra-curricular life of this busy and successful school. The College can offer a forward looking and well equipped faculty, strong support for NQTs, well-motivated and enthusiastic students, and excellent facilities. A Job Description can be downloaded here.

Personal Qualities

We require an enthusiastic and positive individual, committed to the well-being of children and young people, who has:

  • A good honours degree in Mathematics (or other relevant) and A levels in related subjects.
  • Qualified Teacher Status.
  • Successful experience working in a secondary environment teaching KS3 and KS4.
  • Experience of teaching Mathematics at KS5 would be desirable although it is recognised prospective NQTs might not yet be able to offer this.
  • Good knowledge and understanding of the changes in the curriculum
  • Patience and the ability to relate to young people.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.

How to Apply

Please email your completed application form to vacancies@liverpoolcollege.org.uk. Alternatively, you can post completed applications to Linda Harley, HR Administrator, at the address stated below.

Closing Date: Tuesday 26th February 2019

Interviews will be held week commencing Monday 4th March 2019.

Short Listing Date: Wednesday 27th February 2019

Contact Details

Liverpool College
Queens Drive
Mossley Hill
L18 8BG

Contact Name: Linda Harley
Contact Telephone: 0151 724 4000 ext. 3170
Contact e-mail: vacancies@liverpoolcollege.org.uk

Liverpool College is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of pupils. The successful applicant will be expected to undertake an enhanced DBS check. Liverpool College is an equal opportunities employer.

Job location

More about Liverpool College
Address: Queen's Drive, Liverpool, Merseyside, L18 8BG, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 151 724 4000