Maths Leader (Lower School)
Inner London Main/Upper Pay Scale + TLR 2b £4,532
Required for September 2019
The success of Preston Manor School is built on an 80-year old reputation which continues to flourish through its committed staff, dedicated Governors and supportive parents. We are an all-through co-operative school with students ranging from 4 – 19 years.
We value working in partnership together with our young people to achieve the best outcomes for every student that joins our prestigious school. The school is oversubscribed for places, reflecting the reputation the school has for its academic rigour and excellence in teaching and learning.
We are proud of our focus on student and staff wellbeing, which is evident from the moment you step into our community. We are driven in our aims and ambitions and aspire to continue to build on our success in a supportive and friendly environment. At Preston Manor we celebrate diversity and equality of opportunity, which is reflected in our high staff-retention rates and the successes of our student population.
We are seeking an experienced primary practitioner to lead and manage this key area of our Lower School curriculum. The Maths Leader will be a class based member of our Wider Leadership Team, with additional leadership and management time and responsibility for Maths across the school.
We are looking for a teacher who:
• is an excellent primary classroom practitioner with high expectations of attainment for all
• has the ability to organise and manage the delivery of a creative, stimulating literacy curriculum throughout the school
• has experience of working with colleagues to ensure continuous improvement in standards of teaching and learning
• has experience of using assessment and data analysis to raise achievement
• delightful, enthusiastic children who enjoy learning and all aspects of school life
• an inclusive team of dedicated, friendly and supportive staff
• engaged and supportive parents and governors
• excellent support for CPD and career development
• a genuine commitment to staff well being
• the unique experience of working in an all-through school
The school is situated within walking distance of the world famous, Wembley Stadium, which offers easy access to newly created facilities including the London Designer Outlet.
The school benefits from excellent transport links via public transport and is located a short walk from both Wembley Park and Preston Road Underground Stations. Central London locations are accessible within 20 minutes from the school.
The school is also easily accessible from main roads including the M25, M1, M40, A40 and A406.
The above post provides an excellent opportunity to work in a high quality environment and to become part of a highly motivated and visionary team of teachers.
"Students at Preston Manor are always aiming high supported by the teachers who push them further.’
‘Preston Manor is a vibrant, diverse and enriched community. The discipline and teaching is first-class, giving us a wider perspective of how the world around us works.’
Applications are welcome from all suitably qualified candidates regardless of gender, age, ethnicity or disability.
Visits to the school are warmly welcomed. If you would like to arrange a visit, please contact the Lower School office on 0208 385 4089.
Closing Date: noon Wednesday 24 April 2019
Interview Date: w/c 29 April 2019
Applications will only be accepted from candidates who complete in full the application form. CV’s will not be accepted in substitution for a completed Application Form but may be included with the Application Form.
The school reserves the right to change these dates, and to close the vacancy at any time, so early application is advised.
Preston Manor School is committed to the welfare and safety of its students and expects all staff to share this commitment. The successful candidate will be required to undergo the necessary Disclosure & Barring Service (DBS) checks.