Teacher of Mathematics

Gordonstoun has been leading the way in character education for more than 80 years. Our uniquely broad curriculum provides a challenge in the classroom, on the sea and on the mountain, on the stage and on the sports field, and enables students to discover the truth in our motto – Plus Est En Vous – there is more in you.

Gordonstoun is seeking to recruit an enthusiastic Mathematics teacher. Operating within a well-resourced and popular department, the post holder will be required to plan, prepare and deliver engaging, challenging and fully inclusive Mathematics lessons. This will involve teaching across Years 7 to 13 up to and including GCSE and A-level. Gordonstoun currently offers Mathematics at GCSE, A-level and A-level further Mathematics.

There may be a possibility of a Head of Department role for a suitably qualified candidate. All candidates should be registered or eligible for registration with the General Teaching Council for Scotland (GCSE).

Job Description

The closing date for applications is 0900hrs on Friday 14 June 2019.

Interviews will be held in the week commencing 17 June 2019.

Application process

Candidates wishing to be considered for this post should complete the online application form and submit a letter of application, addressed to the Headmaster,  outlining why they feel they are suitable candidates for this post. Please submit applications by email to the Recruitment Department  or by post to: The Headmaster, Gordonstoun School, Elgin, Moray IV30 5RF

Recruitment Department contact Details:

Email: recruitment@gordonstoun.org.uk

Telephone: 01343 837837

Please note our preference is to receive your letter of application and completed application form as email attachments (and not as embedded body text) sent to the above email address. 

Please also note that it is the school’s policy to request references prior to interview.  Additionally we may request references prior to short-listing candidates for interview.  Please make it clear if you require notification before referees are approached.

Membership of the PVG Scheme, which includes an enhanced Disclosure Check, will be required for the successful candidate.  All teaching roles are required to register with the General Teaching Council forScotland (GTCS). 

We look forward to receiving your completed application soon. 

Application form