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Teacher of Maths

The Stockwood Park AcademyLuton, by Luton Hoo, Luton Rugby Club and Stockwood Park Golf Course

Teacher of Maths


We have a great opportunity for a self-motivated Teacher of Mathematics to join our wonderful Department. The Stockwood Park Academy are proud of the unrivalled education experience offered and you will certainly benefit from forward-thinking and supportive leadership, an encouraging and enthusiastic staff body and enterprising students.  Our academy has state of the art facilities, fit for all your teaching needs.  

Maths is often a subject perceived as challenging but studying abstract concepts like Algebra forces students to think in new ways, build new connections and understand problems in a way that they may not have seen before. Therefore, we are looking for a passionate teacher that will break down those learning barriers and make Maths understandable for all students.  We welcome applications from ECTs who are embarking on starting their teaching career and from more experienced colleagues. 

If you want to grow and develop in a fast paced, dynamic and successful Academy, come and join us at The Stockwood Park Academy!


Key Duties 


• Be able to develop, plan and deliver effective and high-quality learning experiences to all students

• Be an aspirational professional who is enthusiastic, influential and committed to working in pursuit of success for the academy and its learners. 

• To set high expectations for all pupils, to deepen their knowledge and understanding and to maximise their achievement.

• To assess pupils’ work systematically and use the results to inform future planning, teaching and curricular development.


The successful candidate will have


• A ‘can do’ attitude, and a commitment to inclusive education. 

• ECTs welcome with mentor support from a hard-working team.

• Good behaviour management skills and a sound knowledge of the KS3 & KS4 mathematics curriculum.

• Resilience and the ability to work as part of a team and undertake pastoral duties as part of a year team.

• Be able to demonstrate the appropriate motivation to work with young people.

• Use data to inform target setting and planning.

Job Specifics


Start date Feb or Easter 2022

Salary               MPS £25,714 to £36,961 (dependent on experience)

Job Role           Permanent, Full-time


Recruitment Timeline


26th Nov 2021 Position is advertised 

5th Jan 2021 Closing date for applications

As we receive applications Shortlisting and contact with candidates - references will be requested 

Last interview date 11th Jan Interviews 


The Trust reserves the right to interview and appoint a suitable candidate before the deadline date. 





Why work for Stockwood Park Academy?


• £30 million state of the art building with well-equipped classrooms

• You’ll be working alongside a collaborative, forward thinking Principal and Senior Leadership Team who are here to support and develop you

• Unparalleled CPD opportunities with free courses every Thursday catered to your developmental needs 

• Excellent opportunities to develop and grow in a successful and expanding Academy 

• All teaching staff receive a laptop to use whilst in employment

• Freshly brewed coffee for staff on arrival to the academy every morning 

• Employee of the month scheme winning shopping vouchers

• Fantastic staff benefits that make a difference to your work life balance 


Safeguarding

‘We believe in the safeguarding and welfare of children and expect all staff to share this view’.

The Academy is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects all staff to share this commitment.  Applicants must be willing to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post including checks with past employers and the Disclosure and Barring Service. We are an equal opportunities employer. 

The Department for Education (DfE) has set out statutory guidance ‘Keeping Children Safe in Education’ for schools and colleges on safeguarding.

Safeguarding is defined in paragraph 4 as:  “Protecting children from maltreatment; preventing impairment of children’s health or development; ensuring that children grow up in circumstances consistent with the provision of safe and effective care; and taking action to enable all children to have the best outcomes.”

The definition of 'children' includes everyone under the age of 18.


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