Trainee Maths Teacher


London Borough of Haringey, London, UK




Up to £20,000

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About the job

A great opportunity has arisen for us to train a talented Maths Graduate at one of our partner schools in Haringey. This is a great opportunity for a Maths graduate with excellent communication skills to take up the role of trainee Maths Teacher in January 2022. Our partners would, ideally, like a Maths graduate with ‘some’ experience in schools.

This is a school that serves a diverse and deprived area of Haringey. Behaviour standards have been a key area of focus in recent times and the SLT are proud of the huge improvements which have been made in this area. Pupil progression has been steadily improving and the school recently celebrated their best ever GCSE results in the core subjects of English, Maths and Science. As the school moves on to the next step of its development plan, some staff have been promoted and there is scope for growth in the majority of faculties.


To be eligible for this training opportunity, you will need:

  • The right to work in the UK

  • A background in Music including a related undergraduate degree

  • Minimum C/Level 4 grade in GCSE Mathematics

  • Minimum C/Level 4 grade in GCSE English

  • A can-do attitude

  • A willingness to develop yourself

  • A basic understanding of the UK education system

  • A passion for helping and supporting young people

  • Resilience

  • Enthusiasm for teaching

  • Self-awareness

  • Good organisational skills


In Training Phase 1, you will

  • Receive Grad2Teach-funded training while you work on our 39-week, school-based, salaried trainee programme

  • Gain invaluable insight into classroom management and teaching practice

  • Receive 24/7 support from our friendly team

  • Receive three Quality Assessment observations from one of our trainers in your employer school

  • Develop an understanding of what it means to be a great teacher

In Training Phase 2, you will

  • Attend 6 training days with our partner university

  • Complete 3 written assessments reflecting on your experience and what you’ve learnt so far

  • Cover up to 90% of a teaching timetable within a classroom

  • Work under a dedicated learning mentor who will guide and advise you along your journey

  • Experience two contrasting school placements, allowing you to broaden your experience