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Head of Mathematics

Putney High SchoolWandsworth

We are seeking a well-qualified Head of Mathematics to lead and inspire the Mathematics department in order to provide the students with stimulating teaching and encourage their enjoyment of the subject.  

You would be joining a motivated and enthusiastic department, who work closely as a team, with each member having particular responsibilities, sharing experience and ideas on the working of the department. 

There is a strong uptake of Mathematics in the Sixth Form with Mathematics perennially being the most popular subject for A level.

About the School

As one of the UK’s leading schools, Putney High School is rightly proud of its exceptional academic results and pastoral care.  A spirit of intellectual agility and engagement is at the heart of the school’s ethos, with pupils stretched, challenged and supported inside the classroom and beyond.  

Established in 1893 the school is set in leafy, tranquil grounds close to the heart of Putney and to the River Thames. With already enviable facilities, the school is now embarking on the next exciting phase of its development to create a state of the art new Science, Music, Drama and Debating Centre.

The school is part of the GDST, the UK’s leading network of independent girls’ schools.  We can offer a variety of benefits, such as

  • Competitive salaries and pay progression
  • Access to extensive professional development opportunities
  • Training grants for qualifications
  • Generous pension schemes
  • Free life assurance benefit
  • A discount of up to 50% on fees for children at GDST schools
  • Interest free loans for training, computer purchase loans and travel season ticket loans
  • A Cycle to Work scheme
  • Competitive terms and conditions of employments

For further information and to apply for this exciting opportunity please click the apply button.

A letter addressed to Mrs Suzie Longstaff, Headmistress should be included with your application.

Closing date: Tuesday 2nd March 2021.

Interviews to be held during the week commencing 8th March 2021.

The School reserves the right to commence the interview process at any time prior to the closing date so early application is recommended.

The GDST is committed to diversity, inclusion and real change: a family where every individual is valued, respected and included.

We are committed to the safeguarding of children and child protection screening will apply to this post.

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