Year 7 Intervention Teacher of Mathematics & English

Prince Henry's Grammar School
Otley, West Yorkshire
MPS 1 - 0.5 FTE - temporary until August 2021 due to specific funding
22 Oct 2020
05 Nov 2020
Contract Type
Part Time


Location:        Otley

Salary:            MPS1

Contract:        0.5 FTE from December 2020 until 31 August 2021

We are looking for a teacher who has knowledge of the Year 6 Maths and English curriculum to support those students who would ordinarily be part of our Year 7 Catch Up cohort.  The successful applicant will be able to use their knowledge and expertise to help address any gaps in the students’ learning in English and Maths with a focus on the gaps that may have occurred in Key Stage 2.  This post would be suitable for an NQT or more experienced colleague.

The successful candidate will:

  • be able to enthuse, motivate and inspire students
  • have experience of Year 6 Maths and English teaching and knowledge of Year 7 Maths and English curriculum
  • be an excellent classroom teacher with outstanding classroom management
  • be appropriately qualified with a relevant degree and QTS (primary or secondary)
  • be committed to continuous professional development

In return we offer:

  • A positive environment where students are able to learn and achieve

Prince Henry’s Grammar School is a successful and over-subscribed comprehensive school with over 1630 students – including 320 in the Sixth Form.  We have served the market town of Otley and the surrounding area, approximately 12 miles from Leeds, for over 400 years.

We are a successful and vibrant fully comprehensive school with a specialism in languages and a national and international reputation for dynamic and inspirational work.  The school is a founding member of the Red Kite Teaching School Alliance as well as the Yorkshire Leadership Community and is recognised by the local and wider community as offering educational provision of the highest quality. Our extremely positive Ofsted Report confirms us as a good school with outstanding student behaviour and outstanding leadership and management.  Prince Henry’s has been designated as a National Support School by the DfE, and gained Sponsor Academy status in September 2018 subsequently forming the Collaborative Learning Multi Academy Trust.

The school has developed a number of services and benefits for staff including such things as free coffee/tea at break time, parking, annual flu vaccinations, access to Cycle to Work and Computer schemes, corporate gym membership, staff takeaway meal service through Henry's Diner, long service awards and social events organised by the Staff Committee.  There is also an opportunity for the children of staff to access the excellent education available at Prince Henry's in line with the Admissions Policy.

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of our students and an Enhanced DBS check will be required for this post.  We aim for diversity within our workforce.

For more information and an application form please click on the 'Vacancies' tab at  Please note we do not accept CVs.

Closing date Tuesday 3 November 2020 at noon