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Teacher of Maths - Full-time

Aylesford School, Maidstone

  • Ref:KCC886-5410-497T
  • Posted:25/09/2022
  • Pay:MPS/UPS
  • Start Date:Immediate
  • App Close Date:16/12/2022 at 23:00
  • Interviews:To be arranged

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We are seeking to recruit an outstanding Teacher of Mathematics to join our team.

Aylesford School have achieved a ‘Good’ in all areas rating by Ofsted, who, praised our teachers’ for good subject knowledge and enthusiasm as well as strong leadership and a commitment to improving children’s lives.

Our students are ready to learn and our desire for them to succeed is at the heart of everything we do, with aims to achieve an "Outstanding" Offset rating. If you believe you can help to develop their mathematical skills and confidence to new levels, and help the school achieve our "outstanding" rating, then we would like to hear from you.

The successful applicant will be an excellent classroom practitioner committed to achieving the very best outcomes, able to create an engaging learning environment, passionate about teaching and learning, and able to contribute to the development of the department.  

In return you will find a thriving school community and a welcoming environment where your skills will be valued and you will receive high quality professional development opportunities and effective induction. The Mathematics Department is well organised and resourced, with a clear curriculum to guide learners through their seven year journey here. You will receive superb support from the Head of Department and Senior Leadership Team, with resources and planning available to enable you to quickly settle in and deliver high quality learning. Regular department time and shared planning enables consistency and a strong team ethic. There will also be opportunities for further responsibility in the form of assistant head of department for the right candidate is also available.

The position is suitable for either an experienced or newly qualified teacher within this supportive department. In a national climate of curriculum change and new assessment frameworks you will find a department that is continuously improving, and where there are systems in place to enable you to both support our learners and challenge them to reach new heights from day one. 

The position is a full-time one, however flexible working hours will be considered.

The successful candidate must be talented and committed, with the personality, skills and drive necessary to inspire our students and have the ability to deliver engaging lessons of the highest quality. 

A Recruitment & Retention Allowance of £2000 is also available for the successful candidate.

We know it is difficult to make a decision about a school from an advertisement, and so would love to invite you to visit our school and meet the students and team. Please contact the school to book a visit.

Information about the school

Aylesford School is an inclusive school where every child, regardless of ability and background can fulfil their dreams and aspirations. We achieved a Good Ofsted result, however, we are working on becoming an "outstanding" school going forward.

We aim to continue providing students with a high quality academic and ‘Character Education’, which develops confident young people who are successful learners and who will go on to contribute positively to society.

Our support staff play a vital role in enabling our teachers to deliver our high quality academia, therefore the post holder needs to be confident and enthusiastic in the want to help the school achieve success.

Job Contact Information

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.