Assistant Headteacher – Head of Mathematics, Somerset

Closing date:

West Somerset CollegeSomerset
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Start date: January 2020
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: L8 to L13 (currently £48,437 to £54,783 pa)
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: No

West Somerset College is an all-inclusive College catering for 13 to 18 year olds, situated on the edge of Exmoor National Park.


Salary: Leadership Pay Spine, L8 to L13 (currently £48,437 to £54,783 pa)

Full-time and permanent, starting January 2020, or as soon after as possible

This is an exciting opportunity to join a Trust whose culture and activity are driven by the core belief that every child should achieve their potential.

The post is a key strategic role within the Senior Leadership Team.  The aim of the role is to raise standards of attainment and progress in Maths, and to share good practice and high quality interventions across the wider College.

Alongside excellent leadership skills, we are looking for an outstanding classroom practitioner with a proven track record of positive outcomes at Key Stages 4 and 5.

You will need to have the ability to inspire and develop both staff and students in order to raise standards and maximise potential.

If you would like to visit the College before applying please contact the HR team on 01643 706061 or via

All application forms should be fully completed.  Incomplete application forms will not be considered.  We do not accept CVs.

Please indicate which job reference number you are applying for on the application form.

Further details and an application pack can be found in ‘Vacancies’ in the ‘Information’ section at:

Closing Date for applications: Midday, Friday 18th October 2019

West Somerset College is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share its commitment.  Our mission is that all children achieve. A criminal disclosure check will be requested for any applicant who is offered a position.

More about West Somerset College
Address: Bircham Road, Alcombe, Minehead, Somerset, TA24 6AY, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 1643 706061