Teacher of Mathematics
The de Ferrers Trust is a Multi Academy Trust currently based in Staffordshire and Derbyshire. We consist of 3 Secondary Academies and 4 Primary Academies.
Our Vision and Aims
To ensure that all the children and young people in our care have the opportunity to fulfil their potential through achieving highly, regardless of their ability or background.
We aim to achieve our vision through:
- Delivering a high quality education for all pupils.
- Recruiting, developing and retaining high - calibre members of staff.
- Establishing and developing robust governance.
- Ensuring financial probity and viability.
- Developing a highly efficient trust infrastructure and central services.
- Establishing effective systems to support the sustainable growth of the Trust.
The de Ferrers Academy
Location: Burton on Trent, DE13 0LL
The de Ferrers Academy is looking to appoint an outstanding, enthusiastic teacher to join our dedicated faculty within the Mathematics Department.
The Mathematics Faculty is a friendly place to work. The excellent camaraderie amongst staff, as well as the hard work of the students, has helped our students achieve considerable success.
The Faculty, with seventeen qualified mathematics teachers, is at the centre of the innovative practices at the Academy. The curriculum is designed using many principles gleaned from Cognitive Science; whilst an evidence based approach is used to determine teaching methods where possible. The Faculty also actively engage in research projects; we recently participated in the OECD’s TALIS Video Study as well as several projects with the University of Nottingham.
The successful candidate will be highly qualified and be able to support in the promotion of excellent standards of student learning, achievement, progress, attainment and behaviour through working effectively and collaboratively. They will be passionate about their specialist subject and seek to positively impact their field and Academy.
The Trust believes that professional development is key to successful teaching and offers excellent opportunities for colleagues to grow and achieve.
Where NQTs are invited to apply for our teaching positions we offer an excellent NQT programme and enhanced employment offer.
Please contact the Trust for further information about this scheme.
The de Ferrers Trust strives to be ‘Employer of Choice’ and are committed to the wellbeing and development of colleagues. Offering an excellent benefit package which includes:
- Cycle to Work Scheme
- Taste Card
- Discounts for days out, shopping, holidays and much more, with different offers each month!
- Access to a fully fitted fitness suite, located on site at The de Ferrers Academy.
If you would like to discuss the role, or have any other queries, please contact The Trust HR Team via email email@example.com or phone 01283 372621. Full information regarding the role can be accessed via the Academy’s vacancy website www.deferrerstrust.com
Applicants for positions are welcome to visit the Academy by contacting the Academy on 01283 247700.
Closing date: 15th October 2019
Interview date: 23rd October 2019
How to Apply:
You can apply directly to the Trust HR Team via the Trust website, using the application form below. You must complete an application form to be considered. Due to safeguarding reasons we cannot accept C.Vs.
Please note: Completed applications should be received by 9:00am on the closing date.
If you do not hear back after 5 working days from closing date, please consider your application unsuccessful. Due to the volume of applications we receive, it is not policy to give individual feedback at this stage.
The Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and this position is subject to an Enhanced Disclosure check under the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974.
All applicants must be able to provide documentation to prove their right to work in the UK.