Assistant Curriculum Leader of Mathematics, Nelson, Lancashire

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Pendle Vale CollegeNelson, Lancashire

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Start date: September 2018
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: MPS/UPS + TLR 2.2
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: No

An opportunity has arisen for Pendle Vale College to appoint an inspirational, energetic and enthusiastic second Assistant Curriculum Leader to work in a strong, committed and hardworking department. This post is particularly suited to a person who aspires to be a Curriculum Leader of Mathematics. You will be an integral part of leading in further developments in mathematics by supporting the Curriculum Leader, in curriculum development and line management of staff.

Students at Pendle Vale College respond well to good teaching and are keen to learn and achieve their full potential and we are seeking to appoint a well-established teacher who can make an impact. As Assistant Curriculum Leader of Maths, you will need to lead by example and be supportive of other colleagues in the department. Successful members of staff at Pendle Vale College are innovative, reflective and willing to try new approaches to teaching and learning.

In return, we offer outstanding professional development for all colleagues and many of our current middle leaders joined Pendle Vale College as NQTs. We have regular INSET sessions to ensure that colleagues have the most up to date pedagogy to continually improve teaching and learning.

If you are an innovative, well-established teacher of mathematics looking to progress your career, and you would like to work in a supportive environment with the best resources, we would like to hear from you.

Pendle Vale College is very proud with our validated Progress 8 Score of +0.39 for 2016/17. Our rolling average for the last four years is +0.21. Students at Pendle Vale progress nearly ½ grade better in all subjects compared to all other schools.

Pendle Vale College has a good location, situated just five minutes from the M65. It is a quiet and efficient commute from the larger towns and cities of Manchester, Preston, Bradford and Huddersfield, it is also near the smaller rural communities for Pendle, Colne and Skipton. Nelson is under an hour away from the Lake District and North Yorkshire Moors.

Application Process

Further information and a full application pack can be obtained from Hays Recruitment by emailing There will be an opportunity to visit us prior to application on Wednesday 16 May at 4pm please contact Daniel Burgess to book your appointment.

Closing date for applications – Monday 21 May 2018 at 12 noon

Interviews – Thursday 24 May February 2018

Pendle Vale College is committed to the health, safety and welfare of its students.

All posts are subject to an Enhanced DBS disclosure.

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More about Pendle Vale College
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Community
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 16 years
Denomination: Non-denominational
Address: Oxford Road, Nelson, Lancashire, BB9 8LF, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1282 682240
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