Head of Mathematics, Denbigh

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Myddelton CollegeDenbigh

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Start date: January 2018 or Easter 2018
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Competitive
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: No

Due to expansion and the promotion of the current post holder, we are looking for a Head of Mathematics with the ability,  drive and energy  to develop our Mathematics Faculty into a sector leading department in both the UK and internationally. You must have a genuine love for teaching and learning and a passion for mathematics. You will have outstanding teaching practice and a vision to ensure all our students receive a first class mathematics education.

This is a unique opportunity to join the Middle Leadership Team of a school in its infancy and to help shape its ethos, ambitions and values. The successful candidate will have a pivotal role in shaping the future of the organisation and, as a leader in the college, you will have opportunities to spread your wings and develop the department you always wanted to lead! 

You will be joining a fairly new but highly experienced team of mathematics teachers who are eager to work with and support you in your new role.  You will be expected to lead on the growth of Mathematics: being responsible for the development of the curriculum; the recruitment of teaching staff; and the ongoing support, guidance and motivation to students and teachers; sharing ideas and strategies that impact on classroom learning; and helping to drive progress for all.

The post is suitable for an experienced Head of Mathematics or a talented teacher  teacher who is looking to take the next step in their career within an experienced and supportive department  

Myddelton College is an independent school for students aged 9-18,  located on an impressive 37 acre campus in Denbigh, North Wales. We are easily accessible to North & Mid Wales, Chester and the North West of England and we draw our students from all over the world. 

We opened our doors to 80 students in September 2016 and almost doubled in size in September 2017, with 150 students and this September welcomed 220 students through the door.  We have further plans to expand rapidly over the next 3 years. 

We are a forward thinking and highly ambitious school looking to revolutionise the current system of education. We are an accredited Microsoft Associate Showcase School and we deliver all of our lessons using the Office 365 suite of Apps. Having designed a truly 21st Century curriculum, we are looking for an outstanding leader to join our team of highly committed teachers and to take the lead in developing our pedagogy and curriculum.

All teachers at Myddelton College contribute to extra-curricular activities and to boarding life at the college and carry out one evening boarding duty (non-residential) per fortnight. There is the possibility of accommodation being made available on site but this is not a requirement of the position. 

At Myddelton College, we are passionate about the professional development of our staff and pride ourselves in delivering high quality CPD on a regular basis. 

For more information about the school please visit: www.myddeltoncollege.com 

To apply, please complete the TES online application form or request a copy of the Myddelton College application form from the school office.  Applications should be addressed to Mr Mark Roberts, Headteacher, and sent via email to office@myddeltoncollege.com 

Myddelton College is committed to safeguarding children; successful candidates will be subject to an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check. 

Closing Date: 5pm Friday 19th October

To have an informal chat about the post or Myddelton College in general, please contact the Headteacher headteacher@myddeltoncollege.co.uk 

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More about Myddelton College
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: All-through with sixth form
Funding status: Independent
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 9 - 18 years
Address: Peakes Lane, Denbigh, Denbighshire, LL16 3EN, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1745 472 201
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