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Mathematics Teacher - Full-time

Westlands School, Sittingbourne

  • Ref:KCC886-5434-506T
  • Posted:30/01/2018
  • Pay:MPS plus enhancement
  • Start Date:Sep 2018
  • App Close Date:20/02/2018 at 12:00
  • Interviews:February 2018



Main scale teacher

Salary enhancement of up to £5,000 available

Full time

Start Date: July or September 2018

Our highly-motivated team consists of 18 teachers of mathematics in specialist accommodation with interactive whiteboards.   We place strong emphasis upon pupils’ mathematical development and offer excellent career development opportunities, as well as professional support.

This is an exciting opportunity for individuals who have the passion and tenacity needed to make a real difference to our school; the ability to make mathematics interesting and relevant to pupils and who have presence, charisma and the ability to work effectively in a team. We welcome applications from both newly qualified and more experienced teachers.




Our Progress 8 value added score of + 0.29 places the school significantly above other schools nationally and progress rates in mathematics are significantly above national averages.

Ofsted 2012


Achievement is outstanding

Teaching is outstanding

Behaviour is outstanding

Leadership is outstanding


Recruitment packs are available from Westlands School or online (www.westlands.org.uk).   Please note, we cannot accept CVs without an application form.


Interested applicants are welcome to contact Mr Cox, Headteacher, at the school for an informal discussion regarding the post sc@westlands.kent.sch.uk

Closing Date: 20 February 2018


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 subject to an enhanced DBS check.

Contact details:

Westlands School

Westlands Avenue



ME10 1PF


Telephone:01795 477475

Applications may be e mailed to: HR@swale.at

Trust Principal: Mr J Whitcombe MA

Headteacher: Mr S Cox MA


Information about the school

Westlands School is a large, mixed, 11-18 school with a tradition of excellent outcomes for students and an ‘Outstanding’ 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.

Job Contact Information

  • Name:Mr S Cox ( Headteacher)
  • Address:Westlands Avenue, Sittingbourne, Kent, ME10 1PF
  • Telephone: (01795) 477475
  • Email: HR@swale.at

Fax: (01795) 431946


Below are documents that have been added to this vacancy.

Our School and all its personnel are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of the children. This post is subject to an Enhanced Disclosure Application to the Disclosure and Barring Service.