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Teacher of Mathematics - Full-time

Astor Secondary School, Dover

  • Ref:KCC886-4113-320T
  • Posted:15/05/2024
  • Start Date:September 2024
  • App Close Date:10/07/2024 at 10:00
  • Interviews:To be confirmed


Are you a passionate and dedicated mathematics educator looking for an exciting opportunity to inspire the next generation of mathematicians? Astor Secondary School is seeking a qualified and enthusiastic Teacher of Mathematics to join our dynamic team.


Position: Teacher of Mathematics

Contract Type: Full Time / Part Time or Flexible working considered.

Start Date: September 2024

Salary: Main Scale / UPS


About Us:

Astor Secondary School is a vibrant and inclusive secondary school committed to providing an exceptional learning environment for our students. Our dedicated staff, supportive community, and campus style site create a welcoming atmosphere where students can thrive academically and personally.


The Role:

As a Teacher of Mathematics, you will play a crucial role in delivering high-quality and engaging mathematics lessons to students at the secondary school level. You will inspire a love for mathematics, foster critical thinking, and contribute to the overall academic success of our students.


Key Responsibilities:


  • Plan, prepare, and deliver effective and differentiated mathematics lessons.
  • Create a positive and inclusive learning environment that encourages student participation and achievement.
  • Assess and provide constructive feedback on student progress.
  • Collaborate with colleagues to contribute to the development of the mathematics curriculum.
  • Participate in school events, parent-teacher events, and professional development activities.




  • Bachelor’s degree in mathematics or a related field.
  • Qualified Teacher Status (QTS) or equivalent teaching certification.
  • Proven experience teaching mathematics at the secondary school level.
  • Familiarity with the UK National Curriculum and examination boards.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.

How to Apply:


If you are passionate about mathematics education and committed to fostering a love for learning, we invite you to apply. Please complete the application form and ensure you add the names and contact information for two professional references.


Astor Secondary School is an equal opportunity employer and welcomes applications from candidates regardless of gender, race, age, disability, or sexual orientation.

Information about the school

Samphire Star Education Trust is a family of schools which serve the south of Kent community and beyond. We are Astor Secondary School, Barton Junior School, Shatterlocks Infant and Nursery School, and White Cliffs Primary and Nursery School.

We prioritise the safety and wellbeing of our staff and students. At all levels, individuals have the opportunity to extend their interests and develop their talents through collaboration and celebration within strong and imaginative teams.

We have a well-established reputation for offering our pupils a safe and caring environment in which they can be happy and thrive as they learn. Ideas and opportunities are explored with enthusiasm through a broad and balanced curriculum throughout our Schools. All young people in our community, from the youngest to the oldest, are encouraged and supported to be the very best versions of themselves possible.

Job Contact Information

  • Name:Kirsty Garcia Mills
  • Address:HR Team, Astor Secondary School, Astor Avenue, Dover, Kent, CT17 0AS
  • Telephone: 01304200150
  • Email: hr@samphirestar.com


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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 Education.