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Teacher of Maths and Computer Science

Ashford SchoolKent

Are you a well-qualified, enthusiastic and passionate Maths and Computer Science teacher/graduate looking to develop your career at one of the UK’s leading coeducational, independent schools?

With an excellent degree in relevant subjects, you should be accustomed to or capable of guiding students of the highest ability. Commitment and drive are critical qualities for this role, as is a demonstrable curiosity and interest in the importance of Maths and Computer Science teaching.

As a teacher at Ashford School you will use your imagination, creativity and ambition to challenge our students to enjoy Maths and Computer Science. You will also possess the insight to convey the intricacies of these subjects in an engaging and adventurous way.

Maths is taught by eight subject specialists in a dedicated faculty area. The Edexcel specifications are taught at GCSE and A Level. Computer Science is part of the Science Faculty and OCR specifications are taught up to A Level. Teaching takes place in one dedicated IT suite which is equipped with an interactive whiteboard. All teaching staff and pupils in Years 7-11 have their own Surface Go.

Responding to the needs of the individual student is a vital aspect of a teacher’s role at Ashford School, whether this is during co-curricular activities, in one-to-one academic booster sessions or when guiding the most able through Oxbridge problems.

Teachers at Ashford enjoy a welcoming, comfortable and well-resourced environment and are provided with assistance from a range of support staff. All teachers act as Form Tutors and are expected to contribute to the co-curricular life of the School. Single person accommodation may be available in return for boarding duties.

Please note this is a full-time position. The successful candidate will be able to teach Maths up to Key Stage Five and Computer Science up to Key Stage Four.

Note - We reserve the right to interview and offer to a strong candidate prior to the closing date. It is strongly recommended that candidates submit their applications as soon as possible.

Salary by negotiation and dependent on skills, attributes and qualifications of the successful candidate. Applications are welcomed from graduates, NQTs or experienced teachers.

Ashford School is part of United Learning, a large and growing group of schools aiming to offer a life-changing education across England. As a group, we achieve more by sharing than any single school could.

Ashford School is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all suitably qualified candidates.

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expect all staff to share this commitment. An enhanced DBS check is required for all successful applicants.

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Where teaching is better shared

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