Maths Teacher

Watford, UK
12 Jun 2019
02 Jul 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
We are seeking an exceptional full-time Maths teacher to start in September at an outstanding specialist music school in Watford and continue through to the end of the school year, with the school keen to progress to a permanent contract with the right candidate.

This school's mission is to provide exceptionally gifted young musicians with outstanding teaching within a supportive school environment. They describe themselves as a 'lively, vibrant and energetic community of young musicians', with a uniquely creative and academically ambitious atmosphere. The school works closely with conservatoires in London and visiting specialists to ensure students receive a wide range of opportunities to expand their musical talents under the best possible tutelage.

As a Maths teacher you will be required to engage and encourage pupils throughout Key Stages 3, 4 and 5 in a highly academic, ambitious learning environment. Maths at A-level and GCSE is essential, however if you have a second subject to offer the school is open to discuss this. The school's large Maths department offers excellent support and collaboration to all its staff, for example centralised shared resources for A-level.

The school would like to receive applications from:

- Inspirational teachers capable of delivering the highest standards of teaching and learning through exceptional classroom practice

- Committed, industrious professionals who are open to development and will take full advantage of the generous CPD and career progression available

- Confident, warm and charismatic personalities who will contribute to the school's welcoming and motivational atmosphere

With the opportunity to apply as an experienced unqualified teacher or a newly qualified teacher seeking experience, this could be the perfect chance to take a first step into the highly competitive independent sector. The Maths department here is very strong, with excellent uptake at A-level and a collaborative, cooperative approach. They pride themselves on their proven ability to think beyond examination results by making use of mentoring schemes, competitions and enrichment days.

This role would be on a full-time basis to start at the beginning of the academic year. For a suitably qualified candidate, this role could be combined with the role of residential Houseparent, for which a two bedroom apartment would be made available. The school is located close to the M25 with easy access via car and bus from Rickmansworth, Watford and NW and central London.

In order to be considered for this Maths position you will need:

• QTS status and/or extensive experience of teaching Maths in the UK(overseas teachers will be considered with appropriate NARIC certification)

• Enhanced DBS or Overseas Police Checks if necessary

• An updated CV, covering the last 10 years of employment, with 2 recent references

• A legal right to work in the UK (We are not able to offer sponsorship for this role)

Click Apply now to be considered for the opportunity to interview at this exclusive Hertfordshire independent school or for more information about the role please call Sam on (phone number removed) or email

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