Teacher of Maths, Manchester

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The Barlow RC High School & Specialist Science CollegeManchester

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Start date: ASAP
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: MPR/UPR
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: Yes

Teacher of Maths  


CONTRACT: Permanent 


Are you a Newly Qualified Teacher looking to take up your first teaching post or are you an experienced Maths Teacher looking for a new challenge in a new school? The Governors of this school are looking to appoint an exceptional teacher of Maths who has the ability to achieve excellent results. They are looking for a dynamic, inspiring and forward thinking strategic teacher who is passionate about Maths and can motivate students to strive for excellence and could be instrumental in making a difference to our student’s education.    The Barlow RC High School is an excellent place to work! 

As a leading Catholic High School, we create an environment where children and adults alike can achieve their full potential. Our school motto is ‘If you believe, you can achieve’ and if this describes you, read on.   Our school is a successful and diverse 11-16 comprehensive with 900 pupils on roll. We have a strong record of achievement leading in recent years to a number of curriculum awards. The school building has recently benefited from an investment of £11.2 million creating a new high-specification science block, lecture theatre, sports hall, ICT suites, astro-turf pitch and reception area. The English, Maths, Art and Design Technology departments were all remodeled, creating an environment that is both purposeful and inspiring.    

You will be located in Didsbury, (often voted as one of the most popular places to live in Manchester) only a short walk from the vibrant shops, bars and restaurants of Didsbury village. You will also have access to excellent transport links to Manchester city centre and surrounding areas.   

You will be required to teach across all ability sets and year groups up to and including GCSE level and will make a key contribution to driving up standards and attainment within the Faculty.       

You should:    

• Be a “Good” or “Outstanding” Maths practitioner;  

• Be passionate about your subject;  

• Have the adaptability to hit the ground running; 

 • Possess the ability to inspire, challenge and motivate students along with the ability to manage behaviour;  

• Play an active role within the school and the wider community;   

• Be pro-active with the ability to act on your own initiative;

• Be supportive of the faculty drive to enable all students to achieve their full potential.  

In return, we will support you to further your professional development.  Applications from NQT’s are welcome.   

 If this sounds like the job for you then come and join us.  Please visit our website http://www.thebarlowrchigh.co.uk for an application pack. Completed applications should returned to hr@thebarlowrchigh.co.uk quoting the post title and your name in the subject line. Please note that CVs will not be accepted.  Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.  

Closing date: 8am Friday 8th December 2017 

Interview date: Thursday 14th December 2017  

Our School is committed to safeguarding and protecting the wellbeing of children and young people and expects all staff to share their commitment. An enhanced DBS is required for all successful applicants.

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More about The Barlow RC High School & Specialist Science College
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Voluntary Aided
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 16 years
Denomination: Roman Catholic
Address: Parrs Wood Road, East Didsbury, Manchester, Lancashire, M20 6BX, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 161 445 8053
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The Barlow RC High School is a high performing Catholic secondary school, with over 850 pupils on roll. Our staff and student relationships are excellent and the school has made significant improvements over recent years. This was recognised in our l...