2ic Mathematics with KS4 responsibility, Greenwich

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Ark Greenwich Free SchoolGreenwich

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Start date: September 2018 or sooner
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Main Scale (Inner London) + TLR
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: No

We are looking for a passionate Mathematician to support the leadership of our highly-successful department, who strives to ensure that every pupil at GFS falls in love with Mathematics and is driven to study the subject at a higher level. 

At GFS we are passionate about the importance of subject disciplines and want all of our pupils to think like subject specialists. You will be an excellent Mathematician who will enable all pupils to think, discuss and solve problems, mirroring the disciplinary thinking of an expert within the field. 

The 2ic in Mathematics is suitable for someone looking for leadership experience as they aspire to Middle or Senior Leadership. You will take a proactive approach within the department and step in for the Head of Maths where required.

We provide every pupil in the school with 5 hours a week of Mathematics from Year 7 to Year 11. At GFS we believe in the centrality of subject disciplines to school life. We encourage cross-curricular knowledge for students, however all our subjects are taught by specialist teachers.

Please be aware we are currently going through a consultation process for GFS to join the Ark multi academy trust network. This is a school led decision primarily to broaden the horizons of development opportunities for staff and the provisions for our students. 

If after reading the enclosed information you would like to apply, please complete the online application form and ensure you include a supporting statement setting out why you feel you are suitable for the role in an evidence-led way that addresses the key requirements of the job by 3pm Monday 21st May 2018.

CVs alone will not be accepted. 

If you have any queries please contact Victoria Hemmings on 020 8319 3692. If you would like to speak with me directly, please call on the number above. Visits to the school are welcome and please contact Victoria to arrange.       

Greenwich Free School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. All offers of employment are subject to an Enhanced DBS check and satisfactory references. 

We reserve the right to bring forward the closing date at our discretion, early application is advised.         

Only successful applicants will be contacted.

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More about Ark Greenwich Free School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Free School
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 18 years
Denomination: Non-denominational
Address: Adair House, 403 Shooters Hill Road, Woolwich, London, SE18 4LH, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 208 319 3692
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We opened in September 2012 as a new Free School - a four-form entry, state-funded, mixed, non-denominational, 11-18 comprehensive school for the children of Greenwich. We are now full at 11-16. The School is extremely popular and is 6 times oversubs...