Teaching Staff Vacancies

As Lemov writes, ‘No one wants to spend their career at odds with the organisation they work for, trying to hide from the training it offers, or watching the philosophy change every year while thinking, this too shall pass.’

John Mason School -Cultural Fit

Working in a school where you are not aligned with the culture is a miserable experience. So … we both need to have alignment if you come to work here!

· We believe that every child deserves a Champion.
· We believe that we can all improve as teachers.
· We believe in the limitless potential of people.
· We believe that truly great teaching is that which improves students’ progress.
· We believe that teaching requires dedication and sweat.
· We believe that you cannot just wish teachers and students to be better – you have to create the conditions for them to grow.
· We believe that basic literacy and numeracy are essential to students making good progress.
· We believe that feedback should be timely and respond to the needs of the individual student so that they can actively engage with feedback.
· We expect every teacher to plan lessons using assessment information.
· We believe that staff and students come equal first.
· We believe that hard work is the key to success for staff and students.
· We admire the generosity of spirit.
· We acknowledge that we all make mistakes.
· We live by the values of Respect, Honesty and Kindness.

If you think you 'fit', we would love to hear from you even if we don't have any posts advertised. Please contact our HR Manager, Jane Howse, (01235 466054, jane.howse@johnmason.oxon.sch.uk).

Current Listings

Teacher of German (w/Spanish or French)

Closing: 18th May 2018

Teacher of Science

Closing: 18th May 2018

Director of Sixth Form

Closing: 21st May 2018

Head of Geography

Closing: 21st May 2018

Teacher of PE (Boys and Mixed)

Closing: 21st May 2018

Teacher of MFL (German and Spanish)

Salary Grade: MPS/UPS (if post threshold)
Contract Type: 0.6 FTE, Permanent (although full time is possible.)
Closing Date: Friday 18th May 2018 at 12 noon
Interview Date: Interviews on application. Should a suitable candidate be identified before the closing date, the vacancy may be closed early.
Start: 1 September 2018

We are seeking to appoint a highly motivated, enthusiastic and dynamic German teacher to join our well-established and highly successful MFL Faculty teaching students in KS3-KS5.

The successful candidate must demonstrate a passion for teaching languages and be able to show strategies which will engage, challenge and encourage our students. The Faculty takes students on language trips abroad so you would be expected to make an impact inside and outside the classroom

If you are passionate and enthusiastic about seeing students achieve, and enjoy developing their skills, we encourage you to apply.

The successful candidate will be:

• passionate about their subject; able to inspire and motivate students and staff.

• committed to ensuring all students reach their potential.

• capable of promoting partnerships and collaborative working.

• a role model for our students and staff.

• experienced in raising standards and expectations.

In return we will offer you:

• the satisfaction of being part of a dynamic and creative team.

• students who have a desire to achieve and respect the school’s expectations.

• programmes for supported induction and professional development.

• excellent care and support for all staff.

An application pack is available from our website or from:

Ms J Howse (01235 466054, jane.howse@johnmason.oxon.sch.uk).

CVs alone are not acceptable.

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. The successful candidate will be subject to an enhanced DBS check

Teacher of German

MFL Person Specification

Teaching Application Form

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Vacancy Closing Date: 18/05/2018

Teacher of Science

Salary Grade: MPS/UPS (if post threshold)
Contract Type: 0.7 FTE, Permanent (although full-time is possible.)
Closing Date: Friday 18 May 2018 at 12 noon
Interview Date: Interviews on application. Should a suitable candidate be identified before the closing date, the vacancy may be closed early.
Start: 1 September 2018

We are seeking to appoint a highly motivated, enthusiastic and dynamic Science teacher to join our well-established and successful Science Faculty.

The successful candidate will be an energetic, creative individual who can teach Science from Key Stage 3 to Key Stage 5.

If you are passionate and enthusiastic about seeing students achieve, and enjoy developing their skills, we encourage you to apply.

The successful candidate will be:

• passionate about their subject; able to inspire and motivate students and staff.

• committed to ensuring all students reach their potential.

• capable of promoting partnerships and collaborative working.

• a role model for our students and staff.

• experienced in raising standards and expectations.

In return we will offer you:

• the satisfaction of being part of a dynamic and creative team.

• students who have a desire to achieve and respect the school’s expectations.

• programmes for supported induction and professional development.

• excellent care and support for all staff.

An application pack is available from our website or from:

Ms J Howse (01235 466054, jane.howse@johnmason.oxon.sch.uk).

CVs alone are not acceptable.

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. The successful candidate will be subject to an enhanced DBS check

Teacher of Science

Science Person Specification

Teaching Application Form

Click the corresponding logo above to download

Vacancy Closing Date: 18/05/2018

Director of Sixth Form

Salary Grade: MPS/UPS (if post threshold) + TLR 1 (b) £9,472
Closing Date: Monday 21 May 2018 at 12 noon
Interview Date: Wednesday 23 May 2018

We are looking for a leader with energy, vision and high standards to shape the sixth form for our extraordinary students from September 2018. We believe that excellent academic learning and broad opportunities, including Duke of Edinburgh Gold, EPQ, and a rich careers programme, are essential to grow a generation of happy, successful young people.

Do you have:

• Passion and drive to make a difference.

• Experience of raising standards and expectations.

• Evidence of success.

• The shared belief that every child can and will achieve.

• An understanding about the needs of 16-19 year olds.

In return we will offer you:

• the satisfaction of being part of a dynamic and creative team.

• students who have a desire to achieve and respect the school’s expectations.

• programmes for supported induction and professional development.

An application pack is available from our website or from:

Ms J Howse (01235 466054, jane.howse@johnmason.oxon.sch.uk).

CVs alone are not acceptable.

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. The successful candidate will be subject to an enhanced DBS check

Director of Sixth Form

Job Description

Teaching Application Form

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Vacancy Closing Date: 21/05/2018

Head of Geography (2i/c Humanities Faculty)

Salary Grade: MPS/UPS (if post threshold) + TLR 2b £4,397
Closing Date: Monday 21 May 2018 at 12 noon
Interview Date: Thursday 24 May 2018

We are seeking to appoint a full time, energetic, creative and enthusiastic teacher of Geography to help lead a successful team of Geography and Humanities teachers from September 2018. The successful candidate will take responsibility for leading an aspect of the faculty to be agreed. The ability to teach Geography to GCSE and/or A level is essential.

Do you have:

• Passion and drive to make a difference.

• Experience of raising standards and expectations.

• Evidence of success.

• The shared belief that every child can and will achieve.

• Excelent class management and interpersonal skills that motivate and inspire.

In return we will offer you:

• the satisfaction of being part of a dynamic and creative team.

• students who have a desire to achieve and respect the school’s expectations.

• programmes for supported induction and professional development.

An application pack is available from our website or from:

Ms J Howse (01235 466054, jane.howse@johnmason.oxon.sch.uk).

CVs alone are not acceptable.

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. The successful candidate will be subject to an enhanced DBS check

Head of Geography

Person Specification (Coming Soon)

Teaching Application Form

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Vacancy Closing Date: 21/05/2018

Teacher of Boys and Mixed Group PE

Salary Grade: MPS/UPS (if post threshold)
Closing Date: Monday 21 May 2018 at 12 noon
Interview Date: Thursday 24 May 2018

We are seeking to appoint a full time, energetic, creative and enthusiastic teacher of PE to be part of this thriving team from September 2018. The successful candidate will be expected to contribute to the rich and successful extra-curricular offer with the ability to teach PE to GCSE and A level.

Do you have:

• Passion and drive to make a difference.

• Experience of raising standards and expectations.

• Evidence of success.

• The shared belief that every child can and will achieve.

• Excellent class management and interpersonal skills that motivate and inspire.

In return we will offer you:

• the satisfaction of being part of a dynamic and creative team.

• students who have a desire to achieve and respect the school’s expectations.

• programmes for supported induction and professional development.

An application pack is available from our website or from:

Ms J Howse (01235 466054, jane.howse@johnmason.oxon.sch.uk).

CVs alone are not acceptable.

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. The successful candidate will be subject to an enhanced DBS check

PE Teacher (Boys and Mixed)

Person Specification (Coming Soon)

Teaching Application Form

Click the corresponding logo above to download

Vacancy Closing Date: 21/05/2018