Are you passionate about teaching Mathematics and making a difference to young people’s lives? Looking for an “Outstanding” innovative and forward thinking school which genuinely challenges, develops and invests in you? Then come and meet us at Swavesey Village College.
As a lead school within a well established and ever growing developing Academy chain in Cambridgeshire (mostly), opportunities for advancement within the Trust at all levels is frequent, and encouraged by senior staff. We care about your career; we believe that motivated staff who are supported to be successful and ambitious make great teachers.
Swavesey Village College is recruiting for a Teacher of Mathematics to join our inspirational and highly successful community from September 2021. We would like to recruit someone who could work full time but we would also consider someone who could offer 2 – 3 days per week. We are looking for someone who is passionate about inspiring young minds and challenging themselves to constantly improve. We encourage and support staff to innovate and grow as professionals, by working collaboratively with like-minded colleagues within our school and across our family of schools in our trust - CMAT.
Our ideal candidate will be:
• Interested in spreading their enthusiasm for Mathematics.
• Committed to the pursuit of excellence and have a strong desire to work in a team that supports all members of its community to be successful
In return, we can offer you:
• Induction for all
• Strong NQT Programme, reduced TT, Mentor, NQT CPD
• Calendared NQT/RQT/New staff meetings for CPD
• Leadership Coaching
• Free tea, coffee, squash in staff area
• Free eye test for constant computer users
• All Staff Activities (Staff Association, Staff Breakfasts, Friday Football, BBQ’s Paint Balling, etc)
• Free Gym membership at SVC on specific days
We were judged to be outstanding by Ofsted in February 2020, and as a school community we are committed to take Swavesey Village College ‘beyond outstanding’ to ensure it delivers a rich and vibrant education experience for all of our students. The achievements of our students are remarkable, both academically in examination success, and across an incredibly wide range of sports, arts and other co-curricular areas. Our House system and the pastoral care we offer ensures that every single student is known, valued and supported throughout their five years with us.
Swavesey is a village community school located close to Cambridge with excellent transport links to Cambridge and the pretty market town of St Ives, however, we have a considerable local and national reputation for academic excellence and innovation as part of our Academy Trust – CMAT and as a Teaching School - CTSN.
There are more reasons to join us, please view the professional development and staff services attachment to get a full breakdown on what makes Swavesey Village College such a special place to work.
Closing date for applications is 9.00am on Monday 12 April 2021. We will be unable to accept applications received after this time.
Please note we reserve the right to bring forward the closing date depending on application numbers. Therefore we urge candidates to submit their application as soon as possible.
To apply for this vacancy, please click the apply button.
The post holder will have a shared responsibility for the safe guarding of all children and young people. The post holder also has an implicit duty to promote the welfare of all children and young people.
The College is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. All staff will be subject to an enhanced check with the DBS.
Please note we are unable to accept CV’s.
Swavesey Village College
- Mainstream school with state - academy funding
- Secondary School
- Students of mixed gender, age 11 - 16 years
Swavesey Village College was founded in 1958, and has grown in its 59 years from a small village college to a nationally recognised highly performing 11-16 non-selective school with an outstanding academic record and educational experience for its st...