Assistant Director of Maths, Walsall

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West Walsall E-Act AcademyWalsall

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Contract type: Full Time
Salary: MPS/UPS + TLR £6,448 (more for experience)
Contract term: Permanent

 Assistant Director of Maths – Ideal first Middle Leadership Post 

Salary: MPS/UPS + TLR £6,448 (more for experience)

West Walsall E-ACT Academy is an inclusive secondary Academy with high expectations of every student.  The Academy focuses on instilling a culture of high ambition, underpinned by hard work and resilience.

OFSTED Rated ‘Good’ – October 2017

We are now looking to recruit a talented and enthusiastic Assistant Director of Maths. You’ll be responsible for planning and delivering high quality lessons and achieving excellent results for your students across Maths, instilling in them a love for the subject and a desire to learn.  We are looking for someone who will inspire and enthuse our students, delivering an outstanding and enriched curriculum. 

Potential is just as important as experience for this post.  All Middle Leaders have the option to undertake a NPQML qualification or are supported to apply for the prestigious Teaching Leaders Fellows leadership development programme.

The ideal candidate will:

  • be a well-qualified teacher with a record of delivering great lessons 
  • have evidence of supporting students to make rapid and sustained progress 
  • have an excellent record of forging positive relationships with students to encourage great learning
  • have a resilient character and a strong personal drive
  • understand the difference that a great education can make to pupils especially to those from disadvantaged backgrounds

Visits to our Academy are highly encouraged and can be booked by contacting the PA on and are available on the following dates:

Tuesday 17th April: 8.40am – 10.30am

Wednesday 18th April: 1.00pm – 2.30pm

Friday 20th April: 8.40am – 10.30pm

You will also have the opportunity to meet with members of the maths team, the Director of Maths, the Deputy Head Teacher and the Head Teacher 

Closing date: 12pm – Monday 23rd April 2018

Interviews to be held: Friday 27th April 2018

For an application form and more information please visit our website:

Please submit your completed application form to:

Please note: All appointments are subject to references and a six months’ probationary and monitoring period

West Walsall E-ACT Academy is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of our children and young people so expect all staff and volunteers, as well as those who work on the premises, to share this commitment. As part of our safeguarding commitment, appointment to any post is subject to receipt of satisfactory references, medical clearance and a satisfactory Enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) Certificate as well as evidence of the right to live and work in the United Kingdom.

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More about West Walsall E-Act Academy
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary with sixth form
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 18 years
Address: Primley Avenue, Walsall, West Midlands, WS2 9UA, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1922 720741
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West Walsall E-ACT Academy is a mixed, mainstream, state secondary school in Walsall. It caters to students aged 11-18 and has approximately 622 pupils enrolled. The school boasts enviable sports facilities such as a football and athletics field, eig...