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Ks4 Co-Ordinator of Maths - Full-time

Westlands School, Sittingbourne

  • Ref:KCC886-5434-789T
  • Posted:18/04/2024
  • Pay:MPS/UPS + TLR + Salary Enhancement (up to £5000)
  • Start Date:September 2024
  • App Close Date:29/04/2024 at 12:00
  • Interviews:w/c 29th April 2024


  • Westlands Secondary School
  • MPS/UPS + TLR + Upto £5000 Salary Enhancement
  • Permanent; Full time

Westlands School is looking to strengthen our highly successful, friendly and supportive team  with an innovative, effective and ambitious  Mathematics Teacher to support the Subject Leader as a Key Stage Co-ordinator.

The successful candidate will be:

  • A skilled practitioner with a positive outlook.
  • Passionate about teaching Mathematics.
  • A team player who will fit well with our existing department.
  • Dedicated to enabling our students to make excellent progress.
  • Able to deliver good outcomes for all students.

This position would be suitable for a candidate aiming to progress to a leadership role, who will be able to show that they can consistently teach to a very high standard and have had a positive impact on either a whole school initiative or within their Maths department.

Our Maths Department believe in the power of collaboration and have a long track record of success in all Key Stages. We offer A Level Mathematics to our KS5 students and Statistics at KS4.

Westlands offers a stimulating, supportive and rewarding working environment, where all staff are valued and where you will have the opportunity to access a range of excellent professional opportunities to support your progression.

We strongly recommend all interested candidates visit Westlands School and meet our students and staff.  Interested applicants are also welcome to contact the Deputy Headteacher, Louise Cox, for an informal discussion regarding the post. Telephone: 01795 477475 or email: louise.cox@swale.at.

Additional benefits include:

  • Excellent on site facilities;
  • Excellent CPD programme;
  • Being part of a highly successful Trust;
  • Employee Assistance Programme;
  • Cycle to Work Scheme;
  • Kent Rewards Scheme – access to local and national retail discounts;
  • Employee Referral Recruitment incentive

For further information on the full main duties and responsibilities and the requirements for the job are detailed in the accompanying recruitment pack.

Applications should be made by submitting a SAT Application Form directly to wssrecruitment@swale.at, or via Kent Teach.  Please note, we cannot accept CVs. 

If you experience any difficulty in completing the application form, please contact recruitment@swale.at  or 01795 905989 (option 2)

We are happy to discuss any support you may need during your application process as part of our reasonable adjustment approach.

In accordance with current GDPR compliance we will not keep any details / application forms on file once the position is filled.

Westlands School may undertake online searches of any candidates as part of the Shortlisting Process.

Interview Date: w/c 29/04/2024

Swale Academies Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.  This post is exempt from ROA and will require an enhanced DBS disclosure.

Information about the school

Westlands School is a large, mixed, 11-18 school with a tradition of excellent outcomes for students and a ‘Good’ OFSTED judgement. We have an enviable reputation in the local area, being significantly over-subscribed on an annual basis. As part of Swale Academies Trust we work in collaboration with other schools across Kent and East Sussex. We are a Teaching School and provide professional development of the highest quality.

Westlands School is part of Swale Academies Trust, a leading Multi-Academy Trust for school improvement. We are particularly proud of the fact that our curriculum provides a variety of academic, arts, technology and other vocational subjects; helping focus on students of all abilities making exceptional levels of progress, particularly in the key skills of literacy and numeracy.

Westlands offers a stimulating, supportive and rewarding working environment, where all staff are valued and where you will have the opportunity to access a range of excellent professional opportunities to support your progression.

Please visit https://www.westlands.org.uk/ for more information.

Job Contact Information

  • Name:WSSrecruitment
  • Address:Westlands Ave, Sittingbourne, Kent, ME10 1PF
  • Telephone: 01795 477475
  • Email: wssrecruitment@swale.at


Below are documents that have been added to this vacancy.

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 Education.