Teacher of Mathematics - Maternity Cover, Worcestershire

Closing date:

Tudor Grange Academy WorcesterWorcestershire
Date posted:
Start date: January 2020 or negotiable
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Mainscale to UPS
Contract term: Maternity Cover
Suitable for NQTs: Yes

Tudor Grange Academy Worcester

Passion  .   Clarity  .   Belief

Teacher of Mathematics - Maternity Cover  

We seek to appoint an enthusiastic, creative and dedicated Teacher of Mathematics. The ideal candidate for this vacancy will be highly motivated and committed to delivering engaging and inspiring Mathematics lessons. If you feel that you have these attributes and skills, and are suitably qualified, then we would like to hear from you. We welcome applications from those who are just about to embark on their career and are motivated and driven in a supportive and ambitious environment, as well as from more experienced colleagues who feel that they have something extra to offer.

Department information

The mathematics department enjoy first class teaching facilities, with each classroom being equipped with a modern electronic lectern with an inbuilt networked PC and visualizer, which is connected to an interactive whiteboard with inbuilt audio speakers. Each mathematics classroom is connected to a fantastic lead lesson space. This large space is used for small breakout intervention groups, but also has the capacity to teach multiple groups enabling team teaching. Collaboration is a big focus within the department and the successful applicant will benefit from sharing and contributing to a large bank of excellent resources. All schemes of work are developed collaboratively within the department and are shared in centralised electronic folders. Regular department time is always allocated to team development and improving practice.

The mathematics department has celebrated fantastic progress since the opening of the Academy. We are completely committed to excellence and aspire to be the leading department within the school. We are dedicated to offering students a positive and enriching experience in mathematics through a challenging and inspiring curriculum. 

The mathematics department is well supported by the school and this allows for extra mathematics interventions to take place within the curriculum. Students are also targeted for morning intervention sessions and for after school support and this has contributed to our strong GCSE results. The department also benefit greatly from being part of a Multi-Academy Trust (MAT), which among other advantages, reduces teacher workload and provides more robust and reliable assessment data.

General information

At Tudor Grange Academy, excellent teaching and learning is at the heart of all that we do. Our staff are our most valued asset, therefore professional development is very important to us. We offer a comprehensive CPD programme to enable you to continuously develop your practice in an over-subscribed school where students fall in love with learning, embrace a growth mindset and are successful. It is important to us that we maintain a focus on staff well-being, ensuring that staff maintain a good work-life balance and enjoy what they do.

Informal visits and conversations about the post are most welcome. For further information please contact Kate Wood, Curriculum Leader for mathematics via the main school reception on 01905 454627 or by email: kwood@worcs.tgacademy.org.uk

Closing date: 12 noon Friday, 22nd November 2019 

Completed applications must be returned to Mrs Virginia Iles at the Academy by the closing date either via email to vailes@worcs.tgacademy.org.uk or to Tudor Grange Academy Worcester, Bilford Road, Worcester, WR3 8HN. 

To apply online please visit our website, https://www.worcs.tgacademy.org.uk/vacancies/

More about Tudor Grange Academy Worcester
Address: Billford Road, Worcester, Worcester, WR3 8HN, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 1905 454627