Teacher of Mathematics, Slough

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St Joseph's Catholic High SchoolSlough

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Start date: 1st September 2019
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Main Pay Scale (Fringe) • TLR responsibilities available depending on experience
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: Yes

We would like to appoint an enthusiastic and talented Teacher of Mathematics (with TLR) committed to raising the attainment and aspirations of our students. 

The successful candidate will possess outstanding teaching and leadership skills and will be expected to support the Head of Department and senior leadership team in developing the department towards greater success. They will be inspiring and able to motivate and challenge students to make rapid progress. They will have an acute understanding of curriculum developments and thus the drive and enthusiasm in supporting the development of a curriculum that incorporates mastery and challenge.

At St Joseph’s GCSE Mathematics pupils and A-Level Mathematics pupils follow the Edexcel exam board syllabus. Pupils are highly passionate in studying Mathematics and it is a popular subject at Key Stage 5. The department have been working tirelessly in designing a curriculum that supports the relevant standards of mastery required in Key Stage 4 and 5. The successful candidate will have the necessary skills and innovation to further develop a curriculum that enables rapid progress for all of our students. 

Recently designated “Outstanding” (Section 48) St Joseph’s is a school where “pupils make outstanding progress “. St Joseph’s is well known for being a great school to teach in, where the students are highly aspirational. We were judged ‘Good’ by Ofsted in January 2016 where the school was described as having a ‘deep seated conviction and moral purpose that all pupils have the right to an excellent education which drives a very positive culture in the school’. Our progress 8 score for 2018 placed us in the top 14% of schools nationally.  We believe in professional development; In exchange for hard work and a commitment to the school, we will ensure that you are prepared for the next stage in your teaching career.

St Joseph’s is a successful over-subscribed and growing Catholic Secondary School within easy reach of both the M4 and M40 motorways. 

Please download an application pack from our website or telephone the school for more information.

You are welcome to visit the school and have a tour at a time convenient to all.

Closing date: Monday 20 May 2019.

Tel:  01753 524713

E-mail: o.mcateer@st-josephs.slough.sch.uk 

Website: www.st-josephs.slough.ch.uk 

The school is committed to safeguarding and protecting the welfare of the children. The school complies with the DBS Code of Practice in regard to criminal record information, and will not discriminate unfairly against any applicant on the basis of a conviction or other information revealed.  A copy of the school’s child protection policy is available on request.

All members of staff will require an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check and this is a condition of employment at the school.

More about St Joseph's Catholic High School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary with sixth form
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 18 years
Denomination: Roman Catholic
Address: Shaggy Calf Lane, Slough, Berkshire, SL2 5HW, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 1753 524 713
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