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Maths Second in Department

Kennet SchoolWest Berkshire

We are a friendly and collaborative department and would be excited to welcome a forward-thinking and passionate teacher to this dynamic team. 

The successful applicant will lead the intent, implementation and impact of the Key Stage 4 curriculum and support the Head of Department to develop the quality of teaching and learning in the subject.  We would like you to be able to teach Maths at KS3 and KS4, with an experience of primary Maths or A Level an advantage. Whilst this is advertised as a full-time position, we are willing to consider part-time applications in order to secure the best possible candidates. 

Our Maths Department consists of an experienced team and is well placed to support those new to the profession. Kennet has excellent NQT and CPD programmes, working closely with teachers at all stages of their careers to support their professional development and career progression. 

The Maths Department at Kennet consistently delivers excellent results. We have continued to achieve success well above national averages with the introduction of 9-1 grading and are well equipped to meet the challenges of specification changes. 

We have healthy numbers of pupils continuing with their Mathematical studies into KS5 with three classes of A Level Maths and one class of Further Maths in Years 12 and 13. We are always looking for dynamic ways to support and extend pupils and take part in all levels of the UKMT Maths Challenge with high success rates across all year groups. We have a dedicated support teacher for Year 7 pupils who works alongside class teachers to help pupils that find the subject more challenging and take part in an exciting opportunity with our Year 11 pupils involving an AI programme that aids their independent study. 

If you’re undecided about applying and you would like to discuss this role, or any possible opportunities at Kennet School, please contact Ms Mathews (Deputy Headteacher) on 

If you’ve already decided to apply, the easiest way to do so is by clicking the ‘Quick Apply’ button. Alternatively, application forms can be downloaded from our vacancies page on our website and submitted by email to

Applications must be received by Monday, 6 December 2021 (9am)

Kennet School is committed to safeguarding children and expects all staff to share in that commitment; successful candidates will be subject to an enhanced Disclosure and Service check.

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