Due to the promotion of the current post-holder, we are excited to offer this opportunity for an inspirational and ambitious teacher of mathematics to join our successful team as the 3rd in department. The successful applicant will join a supportive team, working alongside a well-established and very able maths department. You will be passionate about mathematics and have the drive to be part of a forward-thinking department, focused on developing exciting and engaging learning experiences, and ideally you will be able to teach Key Stage 5 Maths. This position would suit an ambitious teacher of maths looking for an opportunity to develop their teaching and leadership skills. The exact responsibilities of this post would be negotiated with the successful candidate.
Prince William School is a vibrant and friendly 11-18 school located in Oundle, within easy commuting distance of Peterborough, Stamford, Wellingborough, Huntingdon and Corby. We have incredible students here and we are passionate about providing them with the best possible education and place them at the heart of everything we do. Our students are well behaved, happy, engaging, and inquisitive individuals, and they are very proud to be Prince William Students; they have high aspirations and look to all our staff to guide them on that journey. Equally impressive are our staff who work tirelessly to achieve our excellent results and to help each student truly achieve their best. We are extremely proud to have such wonderful colleagues and grateful for the life chances they are giving our young people.
We see the investment in our staff as crucial as we look to build on previous successes for our students and the school. The successful candidate will be given tailored career progression opportunities and continued investment from a caring senior management team who are keen to support staff to develop both personally and professionally.
The successful candidate will be joining the school at an exciting time as examination results have seen rapid improvement and the school is expanding. In 2019, 72% of our KS4 cohort achieved grade 4+ in both English and Maths, and 52% achieved grade 5+ in both English and Maths. The school’s Progress 8 score was +0.26, and the gap between disadvantaged students and their peers closed significantly for the second successive year, with the Progress 8 score for disadvantaged students being +0.06. In KS5, we achieved 56% A* - B and 79% A* - C, an average grade of B- and a positive progress measure.
We welcome applications from colleagues who want to be part of a positive and successful team in this very exciting time for the school. So if you are a committed teacher who shares our passion for educating motivated and enthusiastic students, we would love to hear from you.
How to apply
Please visit the vacancies section in ‘news and events’ on the school website (www.pws.emat.uk ) for an application form. Please email your completed application form, together with a letter of not more than two sides of A4 outlining your experiences that are relevant to the post to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Prince William School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The successful candidate will be subject to references and DBS check.
Prince William School
- Mainstream school with state - academy funding
- Secondary with sixth form
- Students of mixed gender, age 11 - 18 years