Director of Learning / Head of Maths, Bridgnorth, Shropshire

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Oldbury Wells SchoolBridgnorth, Shropshire

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Start date: September 2018
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: MPS / UPS + TLR 1B
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: No

The Role

This is an exciting opportunity for a Head of Maths to join a strong school with ambitions for improving our Ofsted rating from 'Good' to 'Outstanding'. Ideally, candidates will have led an area of responsibility within Maths or elsewhere and be ready for a wider role.  Post holders will be supported by coaching from an experienced senior colleague.

The School

We are an oversubscribed, expanding school, rated ‘Good’ by Ofsted and ranked second in the 2016 Shropshire League Tables and sixth in 2017. 

Oldbury Wells is a flourishing academy, the founding school of the Bridgnorth Area Schools’ Trust. At present our Trust comprises a family of four schools (Oldbury Wells plus three feeder primary schools) which are local to each other. Our Trust is committed to supporting local education and enjoys strong partnership arrangements with all local primary schools. We are a comprehensive school with students across the whole ability range. 

We have a very good track record in terms of examination results with excellent Progress 8, Attainment 8 and VA scores. We are in a position of strength as a school, with our students successful across the range of groups and across the full range of subjects. Oldbury Wells School also has an established and flourishing Sixth Form. 

We are located just 20 minutes from the West Midlands conurbation where we enjoy a small town location in Bridgnorth within easy reach of the Birmingham and Telford areas. 

Oldbury Wells School is committed to safeguarding and protecting the welfare of children and young people and therefore expects all staff to share this commitment. All appointments are subject to a satisfactory DBS check.

Application Process

Further details of this vacancy can be downloaded from our website, www.oldburywells.co.uk/page/266/vacancies.

Alternatively please telephone 01746 760509 or e-mail frances.sherrington@oldburywells.com Completed application forms should be sent to Mrs Frances Sherrington, PA to the Headteacher. The closing date is 9am on Monday, 12 February 2018.



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More about Oldbury Wells School
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Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary with sixth form
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 18 years
Address: Bridgnorth, Shropshire, West Midlands, WV16 5JD, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1746 765454
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