“School leaders, governors and staff have created a nurturing and inclusive learning environment where pupils thrive”
“The behaviour of pupils is outstanding”
“The school’s work to promote pupils’ personal development and welfare is outstanding”
“Diversity at this harmonious school is celebrated and respected” (Ofsted 2017)
Are you a talented and innovative practitioner who teaches creative and inspiring lessons for students of all abilities? Are you passionate about all aspects of maths? Do you want to work in a school committed to career progression? If so, why not join us?
This is an exciting opportunity to work within a strong team of specialist, highly committed and enthusiastic teachers. Length of experience need not stop anyone applying for this post. What matters is an absolute commitment to wanting to get the best from every student. We are looking for ‘exceptional’, because ‘exceptional’ is what all our students deserve.
You will join a well-qualified, dynamic and forward thinking Maths team of six specialist teachers. Maths results have traditionally been strong and in 2018 the maths GCSE grades 9-4 was 55%. We run a very popular GCE A Level maths course. There is the opportunity for the best mathematicians to pursue an A level in Further Maths at Key Stage 5 with this year’s cohort receiving offers to study maths at Russell group universities. The maths department is well resourced with flat screen TV’s and all students have logins for the mathswatch vle. The maths department runs intervention and enrichment clubs for students at the school. The department participates in the UK Maths Challenge annually with many of our students achieving the converted Gold Award. Students also participate in the Mayor of London ‘Count on Us Secondary Challenge’.
Whitefield is a rapidly improving school. Our examination results continue to rise year on year. But we still have ambitious plans for the future. The successful candidate will have access to Continuous Professional Development through our comprehensive internal and external CPD programme. The school also offers a range of benefits to all employees through our proactive staff Well-being Team.
Please use the TES online application form to apply for this vacancy. For further information on our exciting school, please visit our website (www.whitefield.barnet.sch.uk) or better still come for a visit.