head of maths in redhill

28 November 2018
dale wyatt, randstad education
job type
£ 37,000 - £ 50,000 per year
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redhill, south east
sub specialism
job type
working hours
£ 37,000 - £ 50,000 per year
reference number
dale wyatt, randstad education
01293 527416
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job description

Have you been doing the calculations and worked out it's time for that next career step?

Would you love to work at a successful and sociable independent school in Surrey?

Are you a strong teacher with fantastic organisational skills and the ability to manage professional relationships with staff, students and parents?

If so, apply today!

A mixed gender public independent school ages 11-18 is seeking a head of maths who is vibrant and full of fresh ideas to revolutionise the department. This amazing school has a vacancy as the head of maths due to the existing head of maths taking up a more senior position within the school. It is easily accessible by car from the M23 or M25 and the nearest train station which has great links to London and Brighton is approximately 20 minutes walk.

* A competitive salary
* Inspiring and influencing children to give them direction and purpose
* Great career development opportunities
* The school is easily accessible
* School holidays outside of the regular public school holidays
* On-site car parking

Your responsibilities will include:

* Preparing lessons in line with the curriculum for maths with clear objectives
* Modules to be taught can include - accounting, finance, human resources, marketing and operations research
* Accounting for every child's individual ability and needs
* Setting the children challenging tasks and homework to do with reasonable deadlines
* Marking and providing clear and concise feedback on completed work
* Conforming with the school behaviour policy to deal efficiently with inappropriate behaviour
* Ensuring and assessing the safety and safeguarding of children
* Attending scheduled meetings, school trips and extra-curricular clubs
* Supporting other maths teachers within the department
* Reporting progression to the senior leadership team and developing strategies and goals to deliver on the schools targets

Key requirements for the position include:

* A DBS dated within 1 year which is clear of reprimands which may prohibit work with children
* Relevant qualifications - a degree along with relevant teaching qualifications (ie PGCE)
* Satisfactory and sufficient referencing from previous employers
* QTS is desirable - NQT applications are warmly welcomed
* Experience of teaching maths is essential
* Experience of a management role is desirable
* To reflect the ethos of the school with strong commitment and passion for your subject

If this opportunity to join a great team appeals to you we will look forward to receiving your application. On receipt of your application and CV you will be contacted by one of our dedicated consultants and invited for interview where we will further outline the details of the role and support you with the documentation required to be successful in your application.

If this is not the role for you but you would be interested in something similar then we have many other roles currently available and upcoming so do still get in touch!


able to inspire



educational requirements

high school