Mathematics Teacher - Fixed Term Maternity Cover, Ampthill, Central Bedfordshire

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Redborne Upper School and Community CollegeAmpthill, Central Bedfordshire
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Start date: 24/02/2020
Contract type: Full Time / Part Time
Salary: MPS
Contract term: Maternity Cover
Suitable for NQTs: Yes

Fixed Term to February 2021 in the first instance to cover maternity leave

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Start date: February 2020

Redborne Upper School are looking for a dynamic and enthusiastic maths teacher to start in February 2020. The maths department is a strong and supportive department with 13 teachers, an attached curriculum support assistant and teaching assistants who work predominantly with the maths faculty.    A Level uptake at both maths and further maths is strong and results are consistently above the national average. 

Part-time applications will be considered.

Maths is based in a suite of rooms with departmental office space and a faculty staff room.

The post is suitable for both newly qualified and experienced teachers. For a suitably experienced teacher there would be the opportunity to apply for SLE (specialist leader in education) status through the Redborne Teaching School Alliance which would allow progression on to the leadership scale.

The application form and job description can be found on our website  Applications should be emailed to Eva Hobson 

The successful candidates will be required to undertake a Disclosure and Barring check.

All offers of employment are “conditional” until Disclosure and Barring and qualification checks have been successfully completed and satisfactory references have been received. Redborne is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

Closing Date: Monday 18th November 2019

Redborne is a successful school on a spacious and pleasant campus near the market town of Ampthill in Bedfordshire. We achieve excellent examination results with about three-quarters of students typically gaining Maths and English at grades 9 – 4. A Level results are also very good with over half at A*, A or B grades and an overall pass rate of 99.9%. About 80% of the Sixth Form go on to university and each year a number of students get into Oxbridge. The school is well regarded, oversubscribed and situated in a very pleasant area of Central Bedfordshire, within easy reach of London. The campus includes a state-of-the-art 400 seat theatre and we have just opened a new classroom block and Sixth Form social area. In the next few years the school is likely to expand to 1,700 with 500+ in the sixth form. Redborne is also a National College Support School, a Leading Edge School and has Teaching School Status.

More about Redborne Upper School and Community College
Address: Flitwick Road, Ampthill, Bedford, Bedfordshire, MK45 2NU, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 1525 404462