Teacher of Mathematics
Maiden Erlegh Trust is an exciting place to work where we focus on high quality teaching and learning, ensuring all students receive a high quality education. You would be joining a large and established team of exceptional and very supportive mathematicians.
Our results are consistently well above national and students from different backgrounds and of different abilities thrive. In 2016, Maiden Erlegh School mathematics Progress 8 score in 2016 was +0.4 in the context of a School Progress 8 score of +0.4 and 80% securing a good pass in English and mathematics. Uptake at A Level is high and progress is also strong. Maiden Erlegh School in Reading opened to Year 7 students in 2015 and therefore has no official results.
Professional development is a strength and we offer a flexible CPD programme which staff can tailor to their own needs. We welcome applications from NQTs and from teachers at all points in their career and we have a proven track record of supporting ambitious staff to middle and senior leadership posts. Through our Teaching School and Trust there are Specialist Leader of Education and school improvement opportunities.
Staff wellbeing is a priority and a key factor in school improvement decisions. We are happy to discuss flexible working arrangements including part-time working and job-sharing.
Visits to the Trust schools are warmly welcomed so that you can meet us and see our facilities and how we work. Maiden Erlegh Trust is currently made up of two oversubscribed secondary schools within 1.5 miles of each other and a primary school in Bracknell Forest.
The Trust is committed to safeguarding, equal opportunities and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. All posts require an enhanced DBS disclosure.
About Maiden Erlegh School
Maiden Erlegh School is a large community Academy for boys and girls (aged 11–18) with arts (including performing arts) and business and enterprise specialisms. The school was awarded the Artsmark Gold mark in 2002 and 2005. It currently has 1,800 pupils, 360 of whom are in the sixth form. There have been non-stop rows over Maiden Erlegh's catchment area, the children living on the edge of Reading have no access neither does Lower Earley. Wokingham Borough Council are making a fairer catchment.
The school is located in Earley, Reading, Berkshire.
At the school's last Ofsted inspection it was graded 'Good'. Maiden Erlegh School is one of the highest ranked mixed comprehensive schools in the country. In April 2010 Maiden Erlegh celebrated 25 years of German Exchanges with Gymnasium Schloss Overhagen.
Maiden Erlegh collaborates with local artists and has a gallery with regular exhibitions. The school has many links and collaborations with local and national business and encourages students to partake in a number of business competitions and challenges.