Upper School Math Teacher
TASIS The American School in England an independent day and boarding school in Surrey providing excellence in American education is seeking an experienced Upper School Math Teacher for students aged 14 to 18 years. The successful candidate will be knowledgeable in all areas of mathematics, with the ability to teach Algebra I Geometry and Algebra II. Experience of the American curriculum is preferred. Experienced with Advanced Placement or International Baccalaureate would be an advantage. TASIS England follows the American curriculum and the American School calendar. This position includes residential boarding house duties and candidates will be required to have either previous experience of these duties or a willingness to be trained to be part of the boarding house team.
Minimum requirements are a Bachelor Degree with previous teaching experience. The school will meet enhanced Disclosure expenses.
The successful applicant must be available to take up this position on the 9 August 2017
Closing date for applicants is 14th April 2017
· To know the identity of the School’s Designated Safeguarding Lead and Deputy
· Proactively be alert to indicators of potential safeguarding issues and report these immediately in accordance with the school’s procedure
· Be aware of the School’s Safeguarding Policy and to follow its requirements
· Attend training relating to Safeguarding of Children
· Engage in safe practice and professional conduct to safeguard children to mitigate against the potential for misunderstandings or situations being misconstrued
· Create safe and secure learning environments
Applicants should send a CV with a covering letter addressed to Head of School explaining their motivation in applying for this role, and email it to firstname.lastname@example.org
Due to the high levels of interest in working at TASIS we will only contact individuals who have been selected for Interview. If you do not hear within 5 working days of the closing date, you have been unsuccessful on this occasion.
A competitive salary with attractive benefits will be offered based on experience, skills and knowledge.
The School is fully committed to safeguarding the welfare of children and young people and expects the same from its employees. Applicants must be willing to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers and the Disclosure and Barring Service.
More About TASIS School
Located in a rural setting in the small village of Thorpe, Surrey, TASIS The American School in England, is an international school for students from Nursery through Grade 12 (ages 3 to 18). We are a day school for students of all ages, and offer boarding in our Upper School (Grades 9 to 12, ages 14 to 18). Throughout all grades we teach a content-rich curriculum which enables students to develop broad knowledge across Science, History, Foreign Languages, the Humanities, Arts, and the core subjects of English and Math, as well as developing physical, emotional and social skills, and literacy. In our Upper School we offer students either the International Baccalaureate (IB) diploma program or the American High School diploma, with the option of additional Advanced Placement (AP) courses.