Assistant Headteacher: Strategic Leadership & Management of Mathematics, Blackburn with Darwen

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Blackburn Central High School with CrosshillBlackburn with Darwen

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Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Leadership Pay Spine (points 11-15)
Contract term: Permanent

We are seeking an enthusiastic leader with a proven track record of school transformation to work as a member of the Senior Leadership team to support and raise aspirations and attainment across the whole school and specifically in Mathematics.  As an outstanding and passionate leader, you will already have demonstrated exceptional strategic and operational leadership within mathematics

You will have the ability to communicate a vision that inspires trust and motivates staff, students and the community.

Your practice is firmly rooted in an understanding of student need and personalising learning to each individual.

As a member of the senior team, you will have responsibility for the line management and development of the mathematics team.

In addition, we will offer you an interesting and challenging role with opportunities for you to innovate and develop personally and professionally and to work alongside the Deputy Headteacher to lead a whole school initiative and raise standards across school. You will be fully supported with a comprehensive personalised professional development package.

The role will be developed to play to the strengths and experiences for the successful candidate.

BCHS are currently converting to a multi academy trust. The expected conversion date is 1st October 2019 and the new employer will be The Champion Education Trust. As part of the Trust BCHS will work with Crosshill special school and a new school due to open in Blackpool in 2020. Although in the formative stages of setting up, this is an exciting time to join a developing Trust whose ethos and values are to support students to be “the best that they can be”. More information on the MAT can be found on the school website and during the interview process.

The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects its staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The post is exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 and is subject to DBS Enhanced Clearance. This check will include any cautions, reprimands or final warnings as well as convictions.

Closing Date for applications is Friday 27th September 2019 at noon

Interviews: Thursday 3rd October (TBC)

If you would like a tour of the school prior to submitting your application please telephone Mrs Dickinson on 01254 505700 to arrange a mutually convenient time.

More about Blackburn Central High School with Crosshill
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Community
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 16 years
Denomination: Non-denominational
Address: Haslingden Road, Blackburn, Lancashire, BB2 3HJ, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 1254 505700
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Blackburn Central High School with Crosshill is a co-educational school based in Blackburn with Darwen for students aged 11-16. It is a non-denominational school.

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