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BCAT Specialist Mathematics Teacher MPS/UPS + Golden Hello & Performance Related Bonus (£5K+£5K) - Full-time

The Charles Dickens School, Broadstairs

  • Ref:KCC886-4016-627T
  • Posted:21/07/2022
  • Pay:UPS/MPS + Bonus
  • Start Date:September 2022
  • App Close Date:31/08/2022 at 12:00
  • Interviews:TBC


BCAT Trust

BCAT Trust consists of 3 schools: Barton Court Grammar School, an 11-18yrs co-educational grammar school in the heart of Canterbury; The Charles Dickens School, an 11-16yrs co-educational non-selective school in Broadstairs and Barton Manor School (Free School), an 11-18yrs co-educational non-selective school in Canterbury opening to Y7 only in September 2022.

This Post

Required for September 2022, a well-qualified and highly experienced specialist Mathematics teacher with a consistent record of good/outstanding GCSE results and student progress at GCSE, to work in any of the BCAT school’s as directed by the Trust in the school/area of most need.

It is expected that the successful candidate, initially, will work in The Charles Dickens School Mathematics Department to provide additional capacity and help bring about rapid improvements in teaching and learning and pupil outcomes.  This post offers an excellent opportunity to work in a successful and forward-thinking Trust and would suit an experienced professional looking to further their expertise within schools of differing contexts.

The Trust is committed to excellence in professional development and is looking for a committed individual who can offer outstanding teaching. The ability to teach up to A Level is desirable.

The successful candidate is eligible for a £5k "Golden Hello" payment payable as a lump sum in September which is to be repaid if the candidate leaves the Trust within 2 years.  An additional Performance Related Bonus of £5k per annum is also available.

Deadline for applications is 31 August 2022 @ midday


Applications for this post should be made online only using the School’s application form and sent to recruitment@cds.kent.sch.uk. CVs will not be accepted.  If you wish to discuss the post or arrange a visit, please contact Mrs Anne-Marie Ormsby,  Personnel Assistant, based at The Charles Dickens School.

The Barton Court Academy Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The post is subject to an Enhanced Disclosure application via the Disclosure & Barring Service and a check against the ISA Barred List for Children.

Information about the school

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The Charles Dickens School is an 8 form entry, 1200 student school. The School has great facilities and continues to be oversubscribed.

This is an exciting time to join The Charles Dickens School as it joins the Barton Court Academy Trust (BCAT) working in partnership with Barton Court Grammar School Academy, an outstanding rated co-educational grammar school in Canterbury. This new venture will see The Charles Dickens students and staff benefit from outstanding leadership and the sharing of best practice. The Trust is committed to excellence in professional development.

Job Contact Information


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We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of all our students. You are advised that this post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975 (Amendment) (England and Wales) Order 2020 and therefore this post is subject to an Enhanced Disclosure Application to the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS). Please be aware that schools are also required to undertake online recruitment checks on shortlisted candidates under changes to Keeping Children Safe in Legislation.