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Teacher of Mathematics

Suitable for ECTs
Start Date: September 2023

We are pleased to announce that a fantastic opportunity has arisen for an innovative, committed, and enthusiastic teacher to join a dedicated and effective Mathematics faculty.  

Tibshelf Community School is a successful (Ofsted GOOD and 2022 P8 +0.1), oversubscribed 11-16 school with 810 students on roll.  It is situated close to Chesterfield and Alfreton on the edge of the Peak District National Park and has good transport links, being close to the A38 / A61 / M1 and is an ideal location for people travelling in from Sheffield, Nottingham, Derby or surrounding areas.  

This position will provide an exciting and challenging opportunity for an established Mathematics Practitioner or an Early Careers Teacher to join a highly successful and well-established mathematics faculty in a GOOD school.  

As well as GCSE Mathematics, we also offer courses in Further Maths, Statistics and Economics.  The faculty consists of six FTE teachers and has six dedicated maths classrooms, each with two whiteboards and an interactive projector. 

The successful candidate will uphold our inclusive ethos, provide opportunities for all students to progress well, be highly motivated and ambitious for all students through an unrelenting focus on them as individuals and have a passionate belief in the ability for all students to succeed. 

If you want to work as part of an enthusiastic and talented team of staff and be part of creating a vibrant and innovative learning environment, then we invite you to apply.  Applicants are encouraged to visit the school in advance of applying, for an informal chat and tour of the school and should contact Mr K Newton, Director of Maths ( to arrange this. 

If appointed and you are looking to relocate, we can help with the incurred costs. 

Closing Date: Sunday 23rd April 2023

Proposed Interview: Week commencing 24th April 2023


You can apply via Derbyshire County Council's website or send your completed application form to  If you would prefer a paper copy of the form, please contact reception.

If you are short-listed, you will be emailed with the arrangements for the interview.

Unfortunately, if you have not been contacted prior to the interview day, your application has not been successful on this occasion.


Tibshelf Community School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff to share this commitment. All staff and volunteers are required to undertake a criminal record check via the DBS before they can be appointed.

Unfortunately, due to Safer Recruitment regulations, we are not able to accept a CV.