Teacher of Mathematics, Orpington, Kent

Closing date:Expiring today

Darrick Wood SchoolOrpington, Kent

Date posted:
Contract type: Full Time / Part Time
Salary: Undisclosed
Contract term: Fixed Term
Suitable for NQTs: Yes


Full Time (temporary one year contract) 

Required for September 2019, a well-qualified, ambitious and inspirational full-time Teacher of Mathematics. 

Darrick Wood is an oversubscribed and successful 11-18 eight form entry mixed comprehensive, housed in modern buildings on an attractive site in a pleasant catchment area. The School consistently achieves excellent results, was judged to be ‘good’ in its last OFSTED inspection, and was designated a Teaching School in 2013.

The School has been awarded the World Class Schools Quality Mark in 2015 and again in 2018. The School provides good opportunities for career development and a full support programme for all new staff. The Mathematics Faculty functions very much as a team and consists of a Head of Faculty, Second in Faculty and nine others, some with a variety of responsibilities within the School.  There is a suite of ten, well-resourced classrooms all fitted with interactive whiteboards.  The School has an extensive Wi-Fi network and provides laptops for all staff.

Darrick Wood School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of its pupils.

The successful candidate will be subject to an Enhanced DBS Disclosure check under the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974. 

Closing date:  Noon, Tuesday 23rd April 2019

An application form and job description is available on our website:


Please note only applications submitted on the School’s application form will be considered.

Any queries please telephone Mrs Deborah Crockett, Human Resources.

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More about Darrick Wood School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 18 years
Denomination: Non-denominational
Address: Lovibonds Avenue, Orpington, Kent, BR6 8ER, United Kingdom.
Telephone: +44 1689 850271
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Darrick Wood School is a mainstream, co-educational, non-denominational secondary academy for 1700 children aged 11-18. It is situated in Orpington, Kent. In its most recent inspection by Ofsted (January 2019) the School was judged as “Good” in all a...