Required for Easter 2023
This Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. All posts are subject to Enhanced DBS clearance and satisfactory employment history references.
We are in search of an enthusiastic Mathematics Instructor who is not only passionate about mathematics but also has a genuine interest in working with young minds. This position is ideal for a recent graduate who is considering a career in teaching and wants to make a positive impact on the lives of students by instilling a love for mathematics.
Sir Harry Smith Community College is dedicated to fostering academic excellence and a love for learning among our students. We are currently seeking a passionate Mathematics Instructor to join our team and contribute to the vibrant learning environment we offer.
The successful candidates will have:
• Develop and deliver engaging mathematics lessons that align with curriculum standards.
• Create a supportive and inclusive learning environment that encourages student participation and critical thinking.
• Inspire students to appreciate the beauty and practical applications of mathematics.
• Collaborate with fellow educators at Sir Harry Smith Community College to integrate real-world examples and interdisciplinary approaches into the curriculum.
• Employ innovative teaching strategies to cater to diverse learning styles.
• Provide constructive feedback to students and actively support their academic growth.
• Participate in professional development activities to enhance teaching skills.
• Bachelor's degree in Mathematics or a related field.
• Genuine passion for mathematics and a desire to share that passion with students.
• Strong communication and interpersonal skills.
• Ability to create a positive and inclusive learning environment.
• Willingness to collaborate with colleagues and contribute to a collaborative teaching culture.
• Open to continuous learning and professional development.
• Teaching certification or coursework in education.
• Experience working with young people in a teaching or mentoring capacity.
• Familiarity with modern teaching technologies and methodologies.
• Ambition to pursue a career in teaching.
Sir Harry Smith Community College is an 11-18 Academy, proud of its traditional values and innovative approaches to Teaching and Learning and its standards of discipline and respect. It is a calm and safe place, where staff and students work hard, achieve a great deal, and enjoy excellent working relationships. The College serves the market town of Whittlesey, seven miles outside of Peterborough in Cambridgeshire. The College is part of the Aspire Learning Trust working together with Park Lane and New Road Primary Schools, also in Whittlesey, to help every child achieve their full potential, to prepare them for their next educational steps, to teach them kindness and respect for all and to equip them to play a full satisfying role in society.
In October 2018, Ofsted recognised that Sir Harry Smith Community College continues to be a Good school. They also acknowledged that we are “A vibrant, welcoming and caring school, in which pupils enjoy their learning and feel valued.”
If you would like an information pack, please visit our website www.sirharrysmith.cambs.sch.uk For more information or an informal discussion about the role, please contact Mr T Holland, Curriculum Manager at Tholland@sirharrysmith.com
Application deadline is midday, Monday 11th December 2022. Please send completed application forms, together with a short letter of introduction to: email@example.com (We reserve the right to bring forward the closing date if we consider that we have received an appropriate number of suitable candidates for the post).
Applicants are thanked for their interest in Sir Harry Smith Community College. Please note that only candidates shortlisted for interview will be contacted after the closing date.