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Teacher of Mathematics

  • London

  • Portland Place School

  • In line with mainstream sector but on the Alpha Plus Scale.

  • Full-time


Portland Place School is a haven of creativity. We pride ourselves on being a nurturing, forward thinking school. If you are a tech-led, innovative teacher, Portland Place is the right school to join.


Portland Place School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of all our children. All staff are trained in child protection. We ensure all candidates are properly police checked on appointment. The school will only accept fully completed application forms with three references and cvs attached.

Join Portland Place an independent Secondary School – A Haven of Creativity

Portland Place School is a leading independent co-educational day school for children aged 10-16, located directly in the heart of the City of Westminster. It was founded with a particular purpose in mind: to be an alternative to the intense, large, examination focused independent day schools of which there are many in London.

Part of the Alpha Plus family of schools, Portland Place offers rigorous and tailored career professional development to meet the needs of staff progression, a diverse and experienced group of teachers who share their pedagogical practice and first class teaching & learning and pastoral care for students. With a recent change in Headship, Portland Place School is undergoing a transformation in our approach to learning. Our aim is to provide a real-life education where children are adaptable, empathic and are prepared for the 21st Century job market.

The Mathematics Faculty is a hardworking department consisting of highly skilled and dedicated people who are passionate about their subject, teaching in a very experiment and investigative-based way. Mathematics is taught at KS2 to KS5.

The successful applicant will be able to engage, motivate and drive enthusiasm amongst our students and play a key role in raising attainment. The applicant will be able to contribute, along with the rest of the Faculty staff, to further promote and develop Mathematics across the school.

The full time teacher post, starting from September 2019, is suitable for an experienced or an NQT for whom the school provides the ISTIP route. The salary will be in line with mainstream sector but on the Alpha Plus Scale.

Join Alpha Plus Group – the gold standard in education

At Alpha Plus schools and colleges we offer rewarding careers. Our teachers and staff are passionate about education and have a desire for personal development.

Alpha Plus is a values-led organisation that prides itself on its high expectations of all involved in the education process.

The successful candidate will meet all the requirements of the person specification, will receive strongly supported references and be subject to enhanced criminal record checks. All applications welcome regardless of age, gender, disability, ethnicity or religion but candidates must be fit and medically fit and have the right to work in the UK. Please view our school policies via the APG Portal.

To apply, please go via the Alpha Plus Group vacancy website. Use the job description and person specification on the website to complete the application process. For more about the role, please contact 020 7307 8700.

Further Information


Portland Place School

56-58 Portland Place, London, W1B 1NJ

  • 297 Day Boys (9-19)
  • 128 Day Girls (9-19)
  • ISC, SoH

020 7307 8700

Closing Date: 18 March 2019

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