Are you looking to advance your career in a welcoming and vibrant rural school? We are seeking to recruit an exceptional and enthusiastic Teacher of Mathematics who has the necessary skills and attributes to become an integral part of our excellent mathematics faculty. If you are interested in working with bright, talented students, you could join a friendly staff committed to providing an outstanding educational experience.
Uplands is a college that is committed to staff development, where individual needs are supported through a variety of development opportunities. Uplands has developed contacts with recognised leaders of Mathematics nationally, such as La Salle Education (Complete Maths). As members of the Teacher Development Trust, Uplands is a college that is committed to staff development, where individual needs are supported through a variety of development opportunities including formal and informal workshops, and coaching sessions.
Uplands Community College is a few miles outside Tunbridge Wells and on the main line from London by rail. It is within 17 miles of the Sussex coast and Maidstone and a 50-minute commute from South London by car.
We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of our students and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment, in line with our policies and procedures. Appointment will be subject to an enhanced DBS clearance and references, which we will request before interview. We are committed to equal opportunities in employment and welcome applications from all sections of the community. The successful candidate will be required to confirm their higher education qualifications and complete a questionnaire regarding his or her health record.
Applicants should expect to be a Form Tutor, and be aware that at Uplands, appointments are made of teachers committed to the personal development of students, rather than simply demonstrating a specialist expertise. General job descriptions for Teacher of Mathematics and Form Tutor are included in this pack.
Please note that applications will be considered as they are received and you are therefore advised to submit your application as early as possible, as some interviews may take place, and an appointment may be made, before the closing date is reached for this position. Applications received after the deadline will not be considered.