Sixth Form Mathematics Coordinator, Northamptonshire

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Kettering Science AcademyNorthamptonshire

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Start date: 1 January 2018
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: MPS/UPS + TLR
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: No

We have an exciting role suitable for an experienced and dedicated teacher who enjoys working with and teaching A Level students. 

As the Sixth Form Maths Coordinator you will have specific responsibility for overseeing the teaching and development of the sixth form mathematics curriculum across the department. You will work with the maths leadership team to ensure that sixth form teaching is consistently good, ensuring that pupils are making expected progress and that they are not only achieving in the subject but also enjoying it. A key focus will be to work with other staff in the department to develop their confidence and ability to teach sixth form students. 

As this is a newly created role the successful candidate will have the ability to develop and grow this role in order to secure the best results for A Level students.

The successful candidate will: 

  • Have a passion for maths.
  • Be a highly motivated and enthusiastic teacher with the desire to inspire and motivate students to achieve and succeed in mathematics.
  • Have experience teaching mathematics across all Key Stages, being able to demonstrate good experience of successfully teaching A Level students including delivery of Further Mathematics. 
  • Be willing to go above and beyond what is expected, encouraging students to see the value of maths in everyday life.
  • Be willing to teach mathematics to all year groups, including sixth form. 
  • Possess a tenacious ambition for their students, seeking to give them exciting and engaging opportunities for learning.

What we can offer you:

  • Daily allowance for breakfast and lunch.
  • Additional planning and preparation time. Staff at BWT receive 5 hours of PPA.
  • A modern building with fantastic facilities and resources.
  • A supportive and friendly community of staff and students.
  • A full induction programme.
  • Access to BWT Teaching School Alliance training programmes.

About Kettering Science Academy:

Kettering Science Academy is on a journey towards ‘outstanding’. We have made rapid improvements and we are now relentlessly focussed on providing stimulating learning experience for all our students. We actively encourage students to participate in all areas of academy life, motivating and inspiring them to unlock their potential and realise their ambitions. We believe education is about more than achieving success in exams; it is about preparing students for the challenges and demands of life beyond education. Staff have an uncompromising commitment to this and work closely with one another to support and develop students as well as one another. 

We are a thriving community of equals dedicated to creating a great place to work and learn; students and staff are happy and proud to be part of Kettering Science Academy. We are very confident that this will be Kettering Science Academy’s best year yet and we would like to offer you the opportunity to jump aboard and join us for this journey!

If you think you can contribute to our organisation we welcome your application. Applicants are required to complete an application form as CVs will not be accepted. 

For further information about how to apply, to arrange a visit or an informal discussion about this role please contact Amy Brooks, HR Manager, on the below details:

T:  01536 532700


W: Brooke Weston Trust Careers

Closing date: Monday 25 September 2017

Please be aware that if you have not heard from us within two weeks of the closing date your application has, on this occasion, been unsuccessful. 

Care and respect for others are the values that lie at the heart of our Trust. The Trust is an Equal Opportunities employer and is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of young people. It expects all staff to share this commitment. All posts working with children and young people will be subject to an enhanced disclosures barring service check.

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More about Kettering Science Academy
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary with sixth form
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 18 years
Address: Secondary Campus, Deeble Road, Kettering, Northamptonshire, NN15 7AA, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1536 532 700
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