Teacher of Maths

Islington, London
Date Posted:18 Sep 2020
  1. Maths
  1. Long-term

Teacher of Maths

Islington, London

Tradewind are recruiting! Are you looking for you next role teaching Maths in Islington?

Tradewind are looking to appoint a suitably qualified and talented Maths teacher to join an independent girls' school which is based in Islington. This role will start at the end of October and will be until the end of the academic year.

This client is a selective school and the entrance procedure includes a non-calculator maths examination. As a consequence of selection, all the girls are of a good standard with much potential.

Tradewind aim to recruit the aims to recruit the highest calibre of staff across all the areas of the school in order to ensure the best possible experience for its pupils.

Essential *
Good qualifications - degree or equivalent in Mathematics.
Competency in the use of ICT for administration, report writing and for carrying out the teaching of this subject. * Good interpersonal skills of communication.
A proven track record of success in teaching GCS and A Level Mathematics.
Awareness of the appropriate safeguarding and health and safety requirements.
Good organisational skills.
Experience of teaching a range of ages from preparatory to 6th Form.
Experience of preparing pupils for Oxbridge entry
Experience as a form teacher.
Desire to contribute to the wider life of the department
Passion for Mathematics as well as the teaching of Mathematics
Strength in one of Statistics, Mathematical Programming or Y11-13 enrichment.

Our client is looking for a Maths teacher to teach all levels of Math up to and including A level. The girls are taught in four mixed-ability form groups for the duration of Year 7. At the end of Year 11, all girls are entered for IGCSE Mathematics, with over 95% obtaining grade A/7 or better. Girls in the top sets are entered for OCR Additional Maths in addition to IGCSE, for which they begin studying extra material in Year 10. Mathematics is the most popular choice at A-level with over half of the Sixth Formers taking it.

These are excellent both at GCSE and at A-level.

The responsibilities specific to the post of Mathematics Teacher are;
to promote the study of Mathematics throughout the school.
To keep abreast of developments in Mathematics and incorporate any relevant new knowledge and understanding into the teaching of the subject in school.
to contribute to the Mathematics activities run in the school.
to take on duties and responsibilities as shall from time to time be allocated by the Head of Mathematics.

This position would be suitable for an experienced teacher or an NQT.

This client provides a broad range of opportunities for staff to continue their own life-long learning by investing in training and support tailored to the needs of both the individual and the whole school.

If this sounds like a role you would be interested in applying for or find out about other similar teaching opportunities contact Leanne.king@twrecruitment.com, Business Manager, directly for further information.

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