Required from September 2018
Assistant Head of Mathematics - KS5 Leader TLR 2b
We are looking for an experienced KS5 teacher with determination and passion to join our successful team and lead our A level teachers and students to even greater success. This post is suitable for both experienced leaders and those looking to begin a leadership career.
The Oriel Maths Faculty
The Oriel maths team currently consists of 11 full-time and 2 part-time teachers with an HLTA specifically for supporting in maths lessons and providing intervention. We are lucky to have 8 purpose built full size maths classrooms all with interactive whiteboard, projector and teacher’s PC. Additionally smaller seminar rooms are available for Sixth Form lessons. The School is a modern building with lots of natural light and provides an environment conducive to positive and productive learning.
The maths teachers at Oriel aim to provide every student in our care with the opportunity to master the fundamentals of number in order that they become abstract thinkers and independent problem solvers. We work closely with other Faculties in the school to ensure that skills, knowledge and vocabulary are widely transferable and consistent.
Our curriculum ensures that students understand basic concepts very thoroughly and then build on these skills throughout the year so that they gain cumulative knowledge. We spend longer on topics so that students become fluent in them.
We are looking to appoint someone who.......
· Has a passion for teaching A-Level maths and further maths, and has the ability to inspire a love of the subject,
· Has the ability to communicate effectively with pupils, staff and parents,
· Has the ability to lead and inspire a team of maths A-Level teachers,
· Is able to monitor and effectively track pupil progress and put in place appropriate intervention.
We are looking for an outstanding maths KS5 Lead to continue our record of facilitating excellent outcomes for our A level students. maths is a very popular post-16 choice and we currently offer maths, Further maths and Core maths as options for students. The successful candidate will have an excellent working knowledge of all relevant specifications. Alongside leadership skills, we are also looking for an outstanding classroom teacher who has the ability to inspire students and provide outstanding learning experiences.