Teacher of Mathematics

at Ormiston Denes Academy

Academy: Ormiston Denes Academy

Location: Lowestoft

Salary: MPR/UPR

Status: Permanent, Full/Part-time

Closing date: 4 March 2020, 4:00 pm

Interview date(s): 9 March 2020

Start date: April/September 2020

Academy profile

Academy website

At Ormiston Denes we place high value on staff development, both in teaching and leadership, and we are looking for a committed, talented individual to join our mathematics department.

You will be joining a well-resourced, supportive academy full of strong practitioners, keen to share best practice and continue moving forward. We also work collaboratively with other Ormiston Academies, both locally and nationally. This ensures we are at the leading edge of the latest developments and are able to deliver the highest quality career professional development, and provide progression opportunities within the Trust.

Our aim is for every student to make good progress in their subjects. This is through receiving engaging teaching that focuses on engendering a love of learning. If you are looking to work in a vibrant academy which expects high standards from students, places a high value on the professional development of its staff, and feel you have the qualities to meet the demands of this rewarding position then we wish to hear from you. Applications from NQT’s or experienced teachers are welcomed.

We are looking for an individual who:

  • Is a good practitioner and has a love of mathematics.
  • Is innovative, self-motivating and able to inspire others.
  • Has the ability to teach good lessons across the age and ability range.
  • Has the highest expectations and enjoys working as part of a team.
  • Is determined to overcome any barriers to learning.

In return Ormiston Denes Academy will offer you:

  • An innovative learning community, constantly aiming for high standards.
  • A supportive, welcoming community of professionals.
  • Extensive development and collaboration opportunities, throughout the Ormiston network.

How to apply

For further details, an informal discussion with the Head of Mathematics, or to make arrangements to visit the academy, please contact Dawn Carver, Hr@ormistondenes.co.uk or tel. 01502 574474. Application forms are available for download at www.ormistondenes.co.uk/about-us/vacancies/. For more information on Ormiston Academies Trust visit www.ormistonacademiestrust.co.uk.

For all posts, Ormiston Denes Academy is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, and the expectation is that all staff will share this commitment. Therefore, the successful applicant will be required to undertake an enhanced DBS check with barred list check (child) via the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS).  

If you have a disability and have demonstrated in your supporting information that you meet the minimum (essential) criteria for the vacancy, you will be invited for interview.


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