About the role
Headteacher: Miss Julie Richardson
School Roll: 1090 with 231 in the Sixth Form
Teacher of Mathematics
MPS-UPS + Fringe
Full time/part time
For September 2022
Applications from ECTs welcome
We are seeking a dynamic, innovative and passionate teacher to join our Maths faculty. The mix of teaching across the key stages will be negotiated with the successful applicant.
All students sit Edexcel GCSE Mathematics and the majority also take Edexcel Algebra awards Mathematics is extremely popular at A Level. The faculty delivers Edexcel A level mathematics and Further Mathematics and Level 3 AQA Mathematical Studies. The school has a strong focus on STEM subjects at KS5 with many pupils pursuing these subjects at degree level.
Verulam places great emphasis on extra-curricular activity and engagement, and benefits from outstanding attendance and exemplary behaviour.
Verulam School is a high achieving boys’ school with a mixed Sixth Form, which forms part of the highly successful BeauSandVer consortium. As a school, our core values of “Excellence, Character, Respect” permeate all that we do. We are located in St Albans, a beautiful Cathedral city with a lively cultural life surrounded by countryside but still only 20 minutes from London by train and with easy access to motorways and airports.
The school has good GCSE and A Level results and achieved an above average Progress 8 score of +0.22 in 2019. (Last national data set). It was judged to be a Good school in all categories by Ofsted in October 2018.
Verulam School is a member of the Alban Academies Trust, together with Sandringham, Ridgeway, Wheatfields Junior and Wheatfields Infants’ and Nursery schools. We work together within the Trust to share best practice, deliver joint training, promote the highest of expectations and raise achievement for all students. The Trust’s motto is ‘Educational Excellence for All.’ The Trust offers significant opportunities for career development of staff at all levels of the organisation.
Verulam School is an equal opportunity employer, committed to diversity and the creation of an inclusive environment for all employees. Employment selections are made according to suitability for the post, irrespective of background or protected characteristic. Verulam School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, and applicants must be willing to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers and the Disclosure and Barring Service.
If you wish to have a tour or discussion, please contact Caroline Piggott on email@example.com or 01727 766100 for further details of the post.
To apply, please submit a completed application form for teaching staff, and a covering letter explaining how your skills, experience, knowledge and personal qualities meet the job description and / or person specification for the post. The application form is available to download from https://verulamschool.co.uk/job-vacancies/
Send your completed application to Caroline Piggott on firstname.lastname@example.org by noon on the closing date.
Closing date: 23 February 2022
Interviews: w/c 28 February 2022
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