Teacher of Maths - Great Torrington School

Job details
Employer Great Torrington School
Location Torrington
Contract type Permanent
Closing Date 31 Jan 2019

Tel: 01805 623531, Fax: 01805 624332Email: jpateman@gts.devon.sch.ukWebsite: www.gts.devon.sch.ukHeadteacher: Andrew BloodworthWe are looking for a fully qualified, enthusiastic teacher of Maths to join a successful department. The successful applicant will have the ability to confidently teach all aspects of the subject at both Key Stage 3 and GCSE at Key Stage 4. Applications from NQTs are welcome.

The Maths department are a team of forward thinking and dedicated staff whose enthusiasm for Mathematics inspires pupils to learn. We are a Growth Mind-set department and we embrace the latest pedagogical theories of learning. This leads us to constantly reflect on, and adapt, our practice.

We promote Numeracy across the school, and effectively use the Numeracy Ninjas strategy to enthuse pupils and develop progress. To celebrate problem solving, we run a maths challenge club and pupils from years 7-11 participate in the UKMT maths challenge and beyond.

We have close links with Exeter Mathematics School and Plymouth University where our students have further opportunities to explore Mathematics in a fun environment with other pupils from the area.

Great Torrington School offers excellent CPD training and an extensive enrichment programme.

Please contact the school for further details.

Great Torrington School is a successful and popular 11-16 school. We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff to share this commitment. Successful applicants will be required to undertake an Enhanced Disclosure Criminal Record Check. We are an equal opportunities employer.Please download an application pack and application form from the school website. Alternatively, contact Joanna Pateman, Headteacher’s PA, by telephone (extension 230) or email for a pack.Please apply by 9am on the closing date.GTS Academy Trust, known as Great Torrington School. A company limited by guarantee, registered in England and Wales, number 7698197. An exempt charity.Registered Office: Great Torrington School, Calvesford Road, Great Torrington, Devon EX38 7DJ.