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2nd in charge of Mathematics

Leighton Park SchoolReading

HMC Co-educational boarding and day school for students aged 11-18.

Second in Charge of Maths

From September 2021 or January 2022

Leighton Park School is looking to appoint an experienced mathematician to support the Head of Maths with the day to day running of the Maths Department as well as delivering a full teaching timetable.  As second in charge of Maths, you will inspire department members by personal example, leading through high expectations and hard work.  Together with the Head of Department, you will develop the vision, sense of purpose and pride in the Department. This post would suit an experienced practitioner who is keen to develop. Our successful candidate will have the ability to teach Maths across KS3 – KS5. A willingness to participate in co-curricular activities is also required.

Leighton Park School is set in over sixty acres of beautiful parkland near to the heart of Reading. Leighton Park offers a distinctive atmosphere that creates achievement with values, character and community.  Founded on Quaker principles, we seek to inspire each student to fulfil their academic and personal potential and be reflective, purposeful adults.  We appoint candidates who will contribute and thrive in our vibrant community.

Leighton Park is an outstanding HMC independent day and boarding school for 520 boys and girls aged 11-18 where young people learn how to think, to believe in themselves and to grow within a community. Within walking distance of Reading town centre, the school is set in 65 acres of picturesque Berkshire parkland providing an atmosphere of mutual respect, where every student is given the confidence to find out who they really are and unearth their individual academic and co-curricular talents. Pupils build strong relationships with one another and those around them.  

The school offers a supportive and professional workplace with excellent terms, conditions and benefits. Accommodation may also be available. 

To apply, please complete the attached application form or download an application pack from our website and email it to apply@leightonpark.com. If you require further information, please email apply@leightonpark.com.

Leighton Park School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people, therefore the successful candidate will be required to undergo an enhanced DBS check as part of our recruitment process.

Applicants are encouraged to apply at their earliest convenience as applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis. 




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