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Teacher of Mathematics

St Francis Xavier Sixth Form CollegeWandsworth

SFX is a dynamic and ambitious Sixth Form College, one of the closest Sixth Form Colleges to both the City of London and to Parliament. We thrive on our many engagements and connections with higher education, with employers and with external agencies and we relish the challenge of working out how best to equip our young people to compete and flourish in the future. Rated “Good” by Ofsted (in 2018), the College achieves excellent standards and is proud to support many young people from non-traditional backgrounds to successful progression to higher education and to employment.  Currently, it is embarking upon a journey to achieve one of the first awards of “Apple Distinguished” status for its digital innovation practice in teaching, learning and assessment. We want to ensure that we take care of and support the development of the whole person: educational, emotional, social and spiritual.

Teacher of Mathematics 

Start date:  September 2021 or sooner 

Full time or part time (0.8 or above) | Permanent 

Salary: £29,615 - £45,777 

+ additional course leader allowance for the right candidate 


We are looking for an inspirational Teacher of Mathematics to join our dynamic sixth form college from September 2021, or sooner. You must be committed to active and innovative teaching and learning and be passionate about the subject. There is an opportunity for additional responsibility as a Course Leader for the right candidate.

You will work within a well-resourced Maths department that provides an exciting environment to deliver outstanding teaching and learning. We teach the whole range of ability from GCSE re-sit to Further Maths A level with many students going to university to study Maths related courses.  We make use of big whiteboards around the class as well as mini whiteboards to ensure that lessons are interactive and that the students are encouraged to co-operate on their work.  Every year we enter students for the UK Maths challenge and enter a team to the team challenge.  We have excellent links with HE, including Imperial College London, sending students on courses as well as hosting undergraduate ambassadors.  

The College is currently undergoing a digital transformation strategy and it is envisaged that all students will have access to an IPad to support their learning. If you are keen to help improve the digital literacy of learners, then we want to hear from you.

We welcome applications from NQTs.

The salary will be paid on the Sixth Form Colleges’ scale (£29,615 - £45,777) per annum inclusive of Inner London Weighting. Progression will be by one scale point each year, subject to satisfactory appraisal outcomes, until scale 9 is reached. Additional Course Leader allowance is available for the right candidate.  

As well as a competitive salary, you can also look forward to a great range of benefits including membership of the Local Government Pension Scheme, employee assistance programme, excellent training opportunities, free use of our state of the art fitness suite and staff fitness classes, cycle to work scheme, on site free parking to name a few. 

With excellent resources and a drive for continuous improvement, Saint Francis Xavier Sixth Form College is actively seeking staff who want to make a difference and be part of this exciting phase of our development. 

To apply, please submit fully completed application form.  Please note, CVs will not be accepted. For more information about the College please visit our College website. For more information about the role please call Anna Mason on 020 8772 6094. 

The closing date for receipt of application forms is 12:00noon on Wednesday 24th February 2021 

Interviews are scheduled to be held remotely, date to be confirmed. 

All successful candidates must be willing to undergo a DBS Police check.

In promoting equal opportunities, we welcome applications from all sections of the community. All disabled applicants who meet the minimum criteria will be shortlisted for interview.

SFX is committed to the safeguarding and welfare of young people. Successful candidates will be subject to an Enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check

Education through a Christian Community. 


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