Teacher of Mathematics
Full time position commencing September 2018
Salary – United Learning Pay Scale (competitive)
We have an opportunity for an outstanding Teacher of Mathematics to join the Maths Faculty at William Hulme’s Grammar School, Manchester’s most over-subscribed school and one of the most successful comprehensive schools in the country. WHGS is an all-through (3-18) Academy of over 1400 pupils with a wide range of abilities, ethnicities and backgrounds. The Academy has this year opened a brand new Sixth Form Centre which has marked the completion of a huge expansion project over the last two years, so this is a very exciting time to join the school.
Reporting to the Head of Faculty, you will be responsible for teaching Maths at Key Stages 3 and 4 and the ability to teach Maths to A level is essential. The opportunity to teach Further Mathematics is available. You will be an outstanding teacher, delivering consistently good and outstanding lessons, an excellent team player with the highest standards pf professionalism and expectations of students. You will have up to date subject knowledge and a track record of success in maximising student progress across all key stages.
As well as being an enthusiastic teacher who is passionate about the teaching of Maths you will also need to demonstrate a commitment to the extra-curricular life of the school. Within the Maths Department, a large range of activities (clubs, trips and visits) take place.
Maths is a very successful and high achieving faculty with outstanding GCSE results. In recent years the Raiseonline report has indicated Maths courses at KS4 are performing significantly above national standards. The uptake of Maths courses at A-level is strong. The most recent Ofsted Report (April 2014) stated that “the progress that students make in the secondary phase of the Academy is currently, and has been for at least three years, outstanding, particularly in English and in Mathematics”.
Our students achieve outstanding Maths results, well above national averages and are commended by Ofsted. The Maths Faculty is well resourced and most teachers benefit from their own teaching classroom.
William Hulme’s Grammar School is a 3-18 All Through Academy and is part of United Learning, a leading group of over 50 academies and independent schools. This enables us to offer you a comprehensive induction programme and unrivalled support and career development opportunities to ensure you achieve your career ambitions and aspirations. Through the United Learning Hub, employees have access to a wide-range of CPD and the opportunity to share good practice with peers across the Group.
Employees of United Learning are offered a number of employee benefits through its reward scheme, United Rewards. From June this year, we will be working with Perkbox to offer our employees over 250 exclusive benefits, all through their easy-to-access App. Featuring a huge range of perks, from discounted cinema tickets and holidays, to money off meals out at restaurants nationwide, plus savings on food, technology and clothes shopping. They also offer salary sacrifice schemes such as Childcare Vouchers and Cycle to Work which offer tax and NI savings on new bikes and nursery care.
Please apply through the William Hulme’s Grammar School website - http://www.whgsacademy.org/Staff/Vacancies
Closing date: 12 noon, Thursday 19 April 2018
Interviews: Friday 27 April 2018
The school is fully committed to the safeguarding of children and all staff will be subject to an enhanced DBS disclosure and full child protection/safeguarding training. United Learning is an equal opportunities employer.