Teacher of Mathematics – MPS/UPS
Fixed term to 31st August 2018 (in the first instance)
Full-time position but job share would be considered
Start date: Easter 2018 (or January if available earlier)
King Arthur’s School is seeking an excellent Mathematics Teacher to join this small, forward thinking school. Our successful candidate will contribute to a team that has seen significant improvements in its outcomes over recent years. You will have a passion for your subject and a desire to inspire our students.
The school is located on the edge of a Market Town in an area of outstanding beauty yet surrounded by high tech industries. In our most recent HMI visit the students were described as such;
“Pupils are a delight to talk to, polite, respectful and extremely welcoming. As a result, the school is calm, well ordered and a pleasant place in which to learn” HMI March 2016
King Arthur’s is involved in the development of a Rural Excellence Trust. This, alongside our strong links with local primary and secondary schools, our special relationship with King’s School Bruton (Private) and our association with PiXL enable staff to engage with high-quality professional development opportunities.
For an informal conversation with Headteacher Chris Beech or to arrange a visit to the school please contact 01963 32368.
An application pack is available from www.kingarthurs.org.uk or telephone Sally Taylor on 01963 32368. Applicants to include a covering letter with their application form, addressed to Chris Beech (Headteacher), which may be emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Application Deadline: Midday Thursday 23rd November 2017
Interviews: Monday 27th November 2017
King Arthur’s Community School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of our students. This post will be subject to an Enhanced DBS check and reference checks.
King Arthur’s is a small 11-16 secondary school (381 students) with big ambitions. The school is truly comprehensive and it is our aim to serve the needs of students of all abilities and backgrounds. King Arthur’s has a longstanding reputation as a caring school and our vision clearly states that we want for our students to be successful but also to achieve a sense of fulfilment and happiness; we believe this is brought about through taking pride in our efforts, caring for others, a sense of belonging and contributing to our community.
King Arthur’s serves a wide and socially diverse catchment area. The school is in the process of exploring membership of a Multi Academy Trust developing rural excellence across South Somerset, as such, any roles within the school will be assumed to work across a developing MAT. We also work alongside our primary partners as members of the Tower Learning Community who collaborate closely to improve opportunities across this area of Somerset and have strong links with King’s School Bruton (independent school) to develop wider professional development opportunities. King Arthur’s has a good record of students progressing into further and higher education and we have strong links with local FE and 6th form providers.
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