Graduate Assistant - Maths
Full time - fixed term UQT contract (contract ends August 31st 2020)
Salary Unqualified Teacher 1 – £17,682 per anum
North Cambridge Academy is looking to appoint a Mathematics Graduate Assistant. The successful candidate will work in the maths department at North Cambridge Academy for a fixed period until August 31st 2020.
The role is an exciting opportunity for a graduate considering teacher training in the near future, as the opportunity will act as an excellent introduction into teaching. The position will offer a comprehensive experience developing skills in a supportive and collegiate environment.
The successful candidate will be fully immersed in the day to day life within the dynamic maths department and will have the opportunity to effectively manage maths lessons, intervention and small group sessions; working with and supported by the teaching staff, middle and senior leadership teams.
The successful candidate should possess:
• A proven interest in maths and a desire to embark on a teacher training programme
• Belief in the potential of young people, with a mind-set that all children can experience success
• Confidence, tenacity, flexibility and adaptability
• A healthy sense of humour and can-do attitude
North Cambridge Academy has established strong mathematics partnerships with Cambridge University and high profile Cambridge Businesses regarding STEM subjects and this offers a wide range of opportunities for staff and student involvement; for example business mentoring for further careers in maths and taking part in national competitions.
The closing date for applications is 9am on Thursday 23rd January 2020. Interviews will take place for shortlisted candidates the following week.
Please note that we do not accept CV’s
For further information about North Cambridge Academy or the post advertised please contact Alison Gallagher PA to the Principal
North Cambridge Academy is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. This means that the post holder will have a shared responsibility for the safeguarding of all children and young people. The post holder also has an implicit duty to promote the welfare of all children and young people.