Teacher of Mathematics, Blackburn with Darwen

Closing date:

St Wilfrid's Church of England AcademyBlackburn with Darwen

Date posted:
Start date: September 2018 or sooner
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: MPS/UPS
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: Yes

We are seeking to appoint an excellent practitioner to inspire students who study Mathematics in the Academy. This is an exciting time to join St Wilfrid’s. We are eager to invest in our staff to ensure we are outstanding in all we do.                    

The successful applicant will work within an enthusiastic team to instill a passion for Mathematics in learners through high quality learning and teaching and the sharing of practice within the learning area. This post offers an excellent opportunity to join an experienced and supportive learning area. A comprehensive CPD programme supports staff at all stages of their career.   

As an Academy we are forward thinking, yet hold tight to firm educational values which brings about examination success. All students at key stage 3 & 4 have access to an iPad. This innovation, alongside an Immersive classroom space and iMac suite, ensures teaching staff have the opportunity to utilise technology to inspire, enthuse and capture learning to bring about success.   

We run a very successfull NQT programme, working in partnership with a local Teaching School, and frequently run National College programmes to support staff who aspire to Middle and Senior Leadership positions.  

The successful applicant will: 

• be a committed, highly-competent, reflective and resilient individual 

• have a sense of humour and good interpersonal skills  

• have excellent communication skills 

• strive to be an outstanding practitioner in the classroom 

St Wilfrid’s is a popular and oversubscribed 11-18 Church of England Mark 2 Academy, committed to providing an excellent education, both academic and social, within a Christian context. It is located close to the Ribble Valley and has excellent road links with the M6, M61 and M65.   

We are:

• an Academy where results exceed the national average 

• highly resourced with purpose-built facilities

• a caring community where standards are high and students thrive

• an Academy driven by strong values with a Christian ethos which permeates all levels.  

For further information and informal discussion about the post or to arrange a visit, please contact the Academy Mrs C Holt (PA to the Principal).   

Closing date: 12 noon – Friday 26 January 2018. Full details are available on the Academy website, or by email from cholt@saintwilfrids.com. Potential applicants should note that a full DBS check will be carried out before an appointment can be confirmed. The successful applicant will also be required to undertake training in the Academy’s Child Protection and safeguarding procedures on appointment.

Job location

More about St Wilfrid's Church of England Academy
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 18 years
Denomination: Church of England
Address: Duckworth Street, Blackburn, Lancashire, BB2 2JR, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1254 604 000
employer gallery photo 0
employer gallery photo 1
employer gallery photo 2
employer gallery photo 3
employer gallery photo 4
employer gallery photo 5
employer gallery photo 6
employer gallery photo 7
employer gallery photo 8
employer gallery photo 9
employer gallery photo 10
employer gallery photo 11
employer gallery photo 12
employer gallery photo 13
employer gallery photo 14
employer gallery photo 15
employer gallery photo 16
employer gallery photo 17
employer gallery photo 18
employer gallery photo 19