Trinity Catholic High School seeks to appoint a talented and dynamic part time Teacher of Mathematics to work within our hugely successful Mathematics Department. We have an excellent Catholic Ethos with a strong leadership team. The Teacher of Mathematics position is available from September 2018. The ability to teach across all key stages 3, 4 and 5 will be an advantage.
Students currently follow the Edexcel syllabus at GCSE and at A level. The Mathematics department achieves outstanding results at Key Stage 3, GCSE and A level and all classes are taught in ability groups from Year 7 onwards.
About the Maths Department
We are a strong team of mathematics teachers who work in a collaborative manner to enhance the mathematical education of our students
Key Stage 3 - We follow the national curriculum & utilise Collins Frameworking series of textbooks. We make use of the Making Sense of Maths series, when introducing topics for the first time. We have a detailed schemes of work and will introduce Maths Mastery programme from September 2018.
Key Stage 4 -We teach the Edexcel (9-1) syllabus at GCSE and use the Collins series of textbooks. At GCSE we work in a collaborative manner to ensure that all teachers have the resources they need to focus on teaching and learning.
Key Stage 5 - We also use Edexcel for our A Level Mathematics and Further Mathematics courses. A Level Mathematics is a popular A Level and we have eight A Level groups in total.
We also offer Core Mathematics to our sixth form students.
Trinity Catholic High School prides itself in the following:
- An outstandingly successful and oversubscribed 11-18 mixed comprehensive school with 1673 students on roll
- A Specialist Science and PE College and holds International School Award status
- Continuously achieving outstanding results at GCSE and in 2017 we achieved our best ever results. The Progress 8 score of +0.51 is significantly above the national average and places the school in the top 12% of schools nationally. The percentage of students at 5+ in English and Mathematics is 65% and well above the national figure of 39%. 81% of our students attained the standard pass in both English and mathematics and 52 grade 9s were awarded across these two subjects.
- Judged as outstanding in both the December 2014 section 48 inspection and then again, for the fifth time in succession, as outstanding by OFSTED in March 2015.
This post would be suitable for experienced teachers or newly qualified teachers who feel they can make a significant and positive contribution to the Mathematics department and the school as a whole.
Trinity Catholic High School is committed to safeguarding children; successful candidates will be subject to an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check.
Please note, due to high volumes of applications only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.
Please click on the apply button at the bottom to complete the application form.
Closing date for receipt of application forms is Sunday 25th March 2018.