DBS372/18 Teacher of Maths - Longbenton High School

Job Summary
Contract Type:
Fixed Term
Working Pattern:
Full time
Advert Start Date:
Advert End Date:
Closed for applications on 23/11/2018 14:00
£23,720 - £39,406 pa
Job Category:
Schools - Teaching
Vacancy ID:
Employment Location:
Longbenton High School, Longbenton
Closing date:
23 Nov
Further Information

Required from January 2019 for two terms.

Longbenton is a high performing, successful 11-18 school and we are looking to appoint a Teacher of Maths from January 2019. These are very exciting times for us and this is a wonderful opportunity for someone to join us at a key point in our development and be part of something innovative, challenging and rewarding. The school is inclusive, comprehensive in its intake and a focal point of the local community.

We want to appoint a Maths specialist for January 2019, to join our Maths department. If successful, you will be joining a committed team of professionals who are raising standards and determined to develop the quality of teaching in the department and improve learning outcomes for all learners. This is an important appointment for our school, the main responsibilities for which are set out in the applicant’s pack which you will find on our school website, www.longbenton.org.uk.

This position comes about due to a long standing and much respected colleague leaving at Christmas. The successful candidate will be required to teach across the age and ability range of KS3 and 4. A proven track record of teaching A Level would be considered as there is the potential for the successful candidate to teach in KS5. The school have the flexibility to offer the post either as part-time (minimum 3 days per week) or full time.

Maths is a very important department in the school and we are a great place to join to develop your career further in our brand new facilities. Above all, we are looking for someone who is, or has the potential to be, an excellent teacher. In return you will work in a very supportive environment with students who want to learn and a staff who are keen to collaborate and develop their practice.

The Maths Department at Longbenton contains a wealth of experience and expertise in a number of different areas, and would be a great place to develop your pedagogy. We run a great number of successful extra-curricular events, and as such the successful candidate to get involved in the whole life of the school.

Longbenton offers the successful candidate a whole-hearted commitment to professional learning that places individual development at the heart of its ethos.

Making the decision whether to apply for a new post is always challenging on a number of levels but hopefully the information pack provides you with all of the information that supports you in choosing to proceed and make an application. You will be able to see more of us as a school through our website, www.longbenton.org.uk, but if there is additional information that you need in making your application please feel free to get in touch.

Closing date for receipt of applications is 2pm on Friday 23 November 2018 with interviews the following week.

Longbenton is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Any offer of employment will be subject to a satisfactory DBS check.

Longbenton High School
Hailsham Avenue,
Newcastle upon Tyne,
NE12 8ER

Please note
This job is closed for applications.