We are looking for a Teacher of Mathematics to commence in September 2022
This position is permanent
Our school is an academically selective independent girls’ day school of more than 1100 students aged 3-18, set in beautiful green space in Northwood, Middlesex.
We have a long tradition of academic excellence which encourages girls to pursue intellectual curiosity beyond the curriculum. Our GCSE results put us very securely into the top 50 independent schools in the country each year. Sixth Formers go on to established, high-ranking universities including Oxford and Cambridge, with more than a third studying STEM subjects. However, we give our girls much more than just academic success; our co-curricular programme is rich and varied, and our pastoral care ensures that every girl is valued and cared for.
The Department comprises the Head of Mathematics, a second-in-department, and ten other full and part-time Mathematics specialists. The Maths team is based in our purpose built, specialist STEM building which has recently opened and contains a dedicated Maths teacher staff room and HoD’s office. Teaching takes place in bright, spacious well-equipped classrooms with interactive whiteboards.
Our pupils enter take the Edexcel GCSE (higher tier), having recently changed from IGCSE. IGCSE results are excellent, with over 96% achieving grades 7 and above in 2019. The Key Stage 3 curriculum prepares girls for the rigours of the GCSE course whilst offering many opportunities for enrichment. Girls enter UKMT challenges and team competitions.
A Level Mathematics is one of the most popular subject options in the Sixth Form. We follow the Edexcel course. We also offer Further Mathematics to both AS and A Level to a small but increasing number of dedicated students. In 2019 our Further Mathematicians achieved an 100% pass rate at grades A* and B.
We welcome applications from experienced and Early Career Teachers and provide an excellent support programme throughout their Induction and beyond. We offer extremely competitive rates of pay as well as an outstanding working environment. Accommodation may be available with this post.
If you would like more information on this vacancy please contact Helen Doubler via email at firstname.lastname@example.org or on 07867654459.
All applications are subject to satisfactory enhanced DBS, other checks and references.