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Director of Mathematics

Tes Schools RecruitmentBradford

Tes are seeking to appoint an enthusiastic and inspirational Director of Learning for Mathematics on a full-time permanent basis from January 2022. 

This is an exciting opportunity to join an academy that builds a partnership between parents, scholars, and teachers that puts learning first. They support their scholars to be successful in their own learning through their values-driven culture, backed up by their keys to success. The academy is part of a trust that is a family of 12 primary, secondary, all-through and sixth form schools in Bradford and Leeds.  They are committed to making a difference where it matters most.

Job purpose:

- To challenge educational and social disadvantage by leading a healthy department within the academy in order to achieve the highest possible standards and prepare all our students to lead successful lives

Some key responsibilities:

- In consultation with the Senior Leadership Team, plan, design and produce teaching materials and resources which are appropriate to age and ability and are in accordance with the Academy Improvement Plan

- Identify and act upon department priorities in collaboration with line management in order to build and lead a cohesive and highly effective team; complete all team appraisal and quality assurance in accordance with academy policy

- Provide highly-tailored weekly coaching to team members

- Complete all Cycle review documentation including department data analysis and subsequent intervention planning

- Facilitate the exceptional progress and well-being of any individual or group of students

- Lead weekly team meetings

- In accordance with schemes of work, plan, deliver and review lessons which are appropriate to the age and ability of the students so as to facilitate progression in students’ learning

- Ensure that teaching is broad, balanced, relevant, motivational and appropriately differentiated in order to maximise the academic potential of all students

- Support the management of behaviour within the team: overseeing and completing all duties effectively

- Ensure that assessment is both regular and thorough and that full records of assessment and intervention strategies are kept

- Provide feedback that moves learning forward

The successful candidate:

- Good honours degree

- Qualified Teacher Status

- Stong teaching ability backed up by good and outstanding outcomes

- Tailored teaching that challenges and supports students

- Data driven planning to target instruction

- High expectations which motivated and challenge students and staff

- Excellent subject and curriculum knowledge

- Strong moral purpose and drive for improvement


- Focus on students being scholarly  

- Weekly coaching and CPD 

- Highly visible senior leadership team  

- High staff morale 

Don't miss out on this fantastic opportunity and 'Quick Apply' below! For more information please contact REF KR 1485343

PLEASE NOTE: If shortlisted for an interview, you may be asked to complete the school's application form before attendance. 

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