Teacher of Maths, Solihull

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Tudor Grange AcademySolihull
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Start date: 01/09/2019
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: MPS/ UPS* Recruitment incentives are available for exceptional candidates
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: Yes

Our staff are our most valued asset.  As a National Teaching School ALL our staff have access to a wealth of support provided by outstanding practitioners.

The  Opportunity

For September 2019 we require a talented, enthusiastic and outstanding teacher of mathematics.  The mathematics department is dynamic, forward looking and ambitious; setting themselves high targets for development and achievement for the forthcoming years, within a very supportive and reflective atmosphere.  Our GCSE results have been consistently outstanding for many years and we have continued this success with the A-Level results of our sixth form.

As a National Teaching School, leading school in TGAT and provider of our own SCITT programme, there is the opportunity for the successful candidate to take on responsibility for mentoring of SCITT and PGCE students and working with primary schools within the Trust.

Additionally, you will benefit from:

• Developing your skills in one of the best schools in the country

• Working in a subject area where 92.5% of students achieved a 4+, 77.2% achieved a 5+ and 39% achieved a 7+ at GCSE in 2018

In Mathematics 45% of our A level students achieved A*-A and 65.7% achieved A*-B in 2018

In Further Mathematics 75% of our A level students achieved A*-A and 87.5% achieved A*-B in 2017

• Working in a forward-looking subject area with excellent resources.

• A department committed to improving learning through research including, metacognition, mastery and mixed attainment teaching.

The  Academy

Tudor Grange Academy is a designated National Teaching School which means all our staff have access to excellent opportunities to flourish, develop and facilitate courses for other professionals.  Tudor Grange Academy is an outstanding 11-18 comprehensive school situated in South Solihull in the West Midlands.  

If you join us, you will benefit from:

• Teaching pupils who are well motivated

• Strong parental support

• An excellent induction programme

• Exceptional CPD opportunities for teachers and leaders at every stage of their career 

• A real chance to develop in a forward thinking, highly successful academy

As part of the Tudor Grange Academies Trust we offer first-class career opportunities within our diverse portfolio of schools and excellent CPD.  You will work alongside people who are passionate about what they do, who want to make a positive difference to children’s lives, and can help us stretch and support children to achieve beyond expectation. 

What We Can Offer You 

We actively place staff wellbeing at the centre of everything we do.  Our staff are our single biggest asset, and the success of our students depends on them.  So we take care of, and invest in them, properly!  A few of the things we offer are:

  • A comprehensive CPD programme for all staff whether they are NQT, RQT or aspiring leaders.
  • Free school meals for just two 25 minute lunch duties per fortnight
  • A supportive, open and approachable management team •Friendly colleagues who are always happy to help each other
  • Free staff activities including: fitness classes and sports clubs
  • Free tea, coffee and biscuits
  • On-site parking for staff
  • The Academy participates in the childcare voucher scheme
  • The Academy participates in the cycle to work schemeInformal visits and conversations about the post are most welcome.

Informal visits and conversations about the post are most welcome.

Shortlisting: Monday 20th May 2019

Interviews: Friday 24th May

Application Process

Please click on the Apply Now button to download the application form.

Completed applications must be returned to Mrs Sarah Taylor at the Academy by 3pm on Monday 20th May   either via email to staylor@solihull.tgacademy.org.uk or to Tudor Grange Academy Solihull, Dingle Lane, Solihull, West Midlands, B91 3PD.

For further details please visit https://www.solihull.tgacademy.org.uk/

The recruitment process is robust in seeking to establish the commitment of candidates to support the school’s measures to safeguard children and to identify, deter or reject people who might pose a risk of harm to children or are otherwise unsuited to work with them. The successful applicant will be required to undertake an Enhanced DBS check.  All applications will be considered on their merit and the post will be offered subject to the usual health and criminal record clearance. We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

More about Tudor Grange Academy
Address: Dingle Lane, Solihull, West Midlands, B91 3PD, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 121 705 5100