Teacher and Leader of Mathematics


    Website Colmers Farm Primary School

    Class Teacher and Leader of Mathematics

    MPS/UPS + TLR 2b £4,897

    Colmers Farm Primary School, Leybrook Road

    Rubery, B45 9PB

    T: 0121 716 0444

    To start Easter 2018

    Colmers Farm Primary School is a two form-entry mixed primary school for pupils aged 4 – 11 years, which currently has approximately 420 pupils on roll.  We were re-designated as an all age primary school in September 2016 bringing together two well established infant and junior schools.

    A fantastic opportunity has arisen at our school for a class teacher with passion, drive, commitment and experience to provide the very best education for children across the whole school, and as Leader of Mathematics, take our improving level of Mathematical achievement to new heights.

    The Executive Headteacher and Governing Body are looking to appoint an outstanding primary teacher with experience in teaching and leading Mathematical education.  The successful applicant must be able to make a real and positive contribution to the education of our children and be able to co-ordinate and improve further our Mathematics teaching across the school.  In this role, you will be a member of our wider Leadership Team as Leader of Mathematics, and you will be instrumental in designing and implementing the Mathematics curriculum across the school to ensure pupils achieve their potential.

    The ideal candidate will:

    ·         have a real interest in the teaching of mathematics;

    ·         be an outstanding Key Stage 2 class teacher;

    ·         be creative and able to tailor the curriculum and teaching strategies to best suit the needs of the children;

    ·         have a true commitment to raising standards;

    ·         have strong behaviour management skills and be able to  apply them appropriately reflecting the school’s behaviour policy;

    ·         have excellent communication skills and the ability to forge strong working relationships within the school as a whole;

    ·         maximise the partnership potential between home and school by valuing the contribution both make towards the development of our pupils;

    ·         be able to embrace the principles of equality and inclusion.

    The school aims to provide a high quality learning experience, which raises the aspirations and achievement of all.  We aspire to the highest standards and ensure that we provide a safe and positive environment for our pupils.  We nurture each child and support them in learning to contribute as responsible and positive members of both ours and wider communities.  The development of self-esteem, independence and responsibility are key to achieving this and are embodied in the 3Rs that guide our work – Responsible, Respectful and Ready.

    Visits to the school are welcomed, please contact the school to arrange a visit.

    The closing date for applications is Friday 1st December 2017

    Interviews will be held on Monday 11th December 2017

    For an application pack, or to arrange a visit to the school, please contact Michelle Ayres on 0121 706 0444 or email m.ayres@colmersfarm.bham.sch.uk

    This post is covered by Part 7 of the Immigration Act (2016) and therefore the ability to speak fluent spoken English is an essential requirement for this role.This school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expect all staff and to share this commitment. The successful candidate will be subject to necessary pre-employment checks, including: an enhanced DBS; Childcare Disqualification (where applicable); qualifications (where applicable); medical fitness; identity and right to work.  All applicants will be required to provide two suitable references.

    To apply for this job email your details to m.ayres@colmersfarm.bham.sch.uk