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2nd in Department Maths

North Durham AcademyDurham, County

Principal:  Mrs A Sweeten

New College Durham Academies Trust comprises of two large Academies, Consett Academy and North Durham Academy, located some six miles apart in North West Durham.  New College Durham, is our lead sponsor and both Academies are located in multimillion-pound new builds, offering unrivalled state of the art facilities for our students and communities in Consett and Stanley. 

2nd in Department Maths


North Durham Academy

We currently have a vacancy for a 2nd in Department Maths to join our Maths Department. We require candidates who can demonstrate effective leadership skills and have a track record of improving progress and attainment.  This role would be suitable for an excellent practitioner looking for additional responsibilities.  The agenda is challenging, but for the right individual this presents an unrivalled opportunity to make a real difference.

The Maths Department promotes an engaging style of teaching, providing high quality learning that inspires and motivates students. We encourage CPD to improve pedagogy amongst staff and like to share best practice.  Staff are encouraged to discuss subject and teaching both informally and in departmental meetings. 

The successful candidate should have a passion for Maths teaching to develop a love of the subject with students. 

Successful candidates should be able to demonstrate excellent communication skills, excellent practice and have high expectations of students, whilst simultaneously driving forward the Department and continuous improvement in student outcomes at all levels.  Applicants will have high aspirations and should be able to reinforce numeracy skills, academy-wide, providing a positive impact on student attainment and progress. 

If you want an exciting opportunity to work in a vibrant school in a modern teaching environment that makes a difference to our young people’s lives– we want to hear from you. 

To download an application pack, job description and person specification please visit our website: 

Completed applications should be emailed to by no later than Friday 3rd December at Midday.

Please do not attach copies of CV's/qualification certificates. Only the information detailed on the application form will be used as part of the short-listing process.   Applications from recruitment agencies will not be accepted.

New College Durham Academies Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of our students and young people. We have a robust Safeguarding Policy and all staff will receive training relevant to their role at induction and throughout employment with the Trust.  We expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.  This post is subject to a satisfactory enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service criminal records check for work with children.

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