Teacher of Maths, Keighley

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Beckfoot Oakbank AcademyKeighley

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Start date: 01/09/2019
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Mainscale to Upper Pay Scale
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: Yes

An exciting opportunity has arisen to join Beckfoot Oakbank.   This   is a friendly, thriving and stimulating place to work and study.  We set high aims for every student and we wish to appoint staff that can inspire, have high expectations and will raise the aspirations of our students    

We require an enthusiastic and forward-thinking Teacher of Mathematics.  The school is committed to delivering an outstanding quality of teaching and learning and is looking for a colleague who motivates, inspires and instils passion in their students.   Applications are welcome from both experienced and recently qualified teachers. There is the potential for A level teaching for appropriately qualified candidates. 

What we are looking for:

• A qualified teacher with excellent  subject knowledge.

• An inclusive individual with high expectations for all students irrespective of starting points.

• Strong inter-personal skills and a team player, who is willing to share ideas and best   practice.

• An individual with the ability to inspire and motivate others.

• A teacher who  can be flexible, collaborative and resilient Someone committed to being be an outstanding practitioner, with an unwavering commitment to the highest standards for teaching and learning.

• Someone   receptive to change and with  the ability to work well under pressure. 

• A teacher who Is able to work well as part of a welcoming, hard-working and committed team. 

What we can offer you:

• A rapidly improving department.

• A warm and friendly working environment.

• Engaging students with lots of potential.

• A commitment to regular collaborative  planning opportunities within the department.

• Good quality CPD opportunities including working with teachers from other   departments.

For NQTs:

• We also offer a mentoring programme which has been recognised as ‘Outstanding’ 

We would welcome applications from teachers who wish to work part time.

Beckfoot Oakbank is part of the Beckfoot Trust, pleasantly situated in the Bronte Pennines. We have approximately 1500 students on role, including 200 in the sixth form. We moved into our brand new building in April 2018 and now have a fantastic learning environment. 

The successful candidate will be provided with personalised professional development from the Beckfoot Teaching School.  This offer includes subject specific development, leadership development and coaching programmes.  This is in addition to the high quality Faculty and Whole school professional development provided to all staff.  

Beckfoot Oakbank is fully committed to safeguarding children and promoting their welfare, and all posts are subject to an Enhanced DBS check.

Visits to the school and Trust are warmly welcomed by appointment, please contact Ann Christmas via email to recruitment@oakbank.org.uk to arrange and for any further information. 

Closing date for applications is Friday 28th June 2019 (9am). 

It is anticipated that interviews will take place on Tuesday 2nd July 2019

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More about Beckfoot Oakbank Academy
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary with sixth form
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 18 years
Address: Oakworth Road, Keighley, West Yorkshire, BD22 7DU, United Kingdom.
Telephone: +44 1535 210111