Closes 21.04.20

Job title: Teacher of Mathematics
Pay scale: MPS/UPS + SEN1/SEN2
Full time / Part time

Doncaster School for the Deaf was founded in 1829, and is one of the oldest deaf schools in the UK. We are proud of our long history and achievements.

We are looking for an enthusiastic, flexible and committed teacher to join a well-established team. The successful candidate will be able to teach Mathematics at KS3/4.

Qualified Teachers of the Deaf or those with such aspirations are invited to apply. Knowledge of British Sign Language or a commitment to work towards minimum BSL3 is essential.

Essentially, candidates will:
• Be an experienced teacher of Mathematics at KS3/4 and GCSE
• Be expected to develop and implement School policies
• Be enthusiastic, self-motivating and able to demonstrate flexibility in your style of approach
• Have a caring and patient nature, and possess excellent communication and interpersonal skills
• Be a team player, and be able to contribute to the shared responsibility ethos of our school

It would be preferred if you had:
• Experience of SEN
• Knowledge of teaching children of all ages (KS2-4) and abilities
• Knowledge of British Sign Language. You will be expected to work towards Level 3
• Experience of teaching Deaf children / were a qualified teacher of the Deaf. You will be expected to undergo training as a Teacher of the Deaf
• Experience of development of the mathematics curriculum

The School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

Applicants will be required to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers and the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS).

If you are interested in joining our school, you would be welcome to contact the Deputy Head Teacher to have an informal discussion, or to arrange a visit to the school prior to submitting your application. Please contact the School on: 01302 386733 or email: secretary@ddt-deaf.org.uk to arrange a visit.

For an application pack please email; secretary@ddt-deaf.org.uk or (during the Easter break only); hsanaghan@ddt-deaf.org.uk

Closing date for applications: 21st April 2020

Interviews intended: 30th April 2020

How to apply

If you are interested in joining our school, you would be welcome to contact the Deputy Head Teacher to have an informal discussion, or to arrange a visit to the school prior to submitting your application. Please contact the School on: 01302 386733 or email: secretary@ddt-deaf.org.uk to arrange a visit.

For an application pack please email; secretary@ddt-deaf.org.uk or (during the Easter break only); hsanaghan@ddt-deaf.org.uk