Assistant Subject Leader of Mathematics TLR 2b, Durham, County

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Dene Community SchoolDurham, County

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Start date: 1st September 2019
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Undisclosed
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: No

Assistant Subject Leader of Mathematics TLR 2b

Dene Community School is looking to appoint a well qualified and passionate Assistant Subject Leader of Mathematics who can deliver high quality learning across all areas of the Mathematics curriculum.  The post will appeal to experienced teachers with a strong track record wishing to join a dynamic and supportive team, committed to the pursuit of excellence in the teaching of Mathematics.

We are keen to appoint someone who enjoys inspiring students through their passion for mathematics, has excitement and drive for learning and teaching, and a strong desire to make a difference to student achievement. 

Dene Community School is a high achieving school with an excellent climate for learning. Our students progress exceptionally well and we take pride in our strong values of academic achievement, equality of experience and respect for all. 

You are required to be an excellent practitioner with a past record of high performance linked to students’ learning, standards and progress. You must also have a belief in the ability of all students within the school to achieve their full potential. Moreover, you will need to demonstrate that you can inspire both staff and students.  

The successful applicant will: 

Be an inspirational practitioner who maximises the potential of students and staff. 

Be able to demonstrate excellent communication skills and a high degree of emotional intelligence. 

Develop learning and teaching across the curriculum though the provision of specialist advice and support for teaching staff. 

To be able to use self-evaluation and performance data to identify and implement effective improvement.

Maximise achievement through rigorous monitoring, intervention and review. 

Have energy, resilience, optimism, a sense of humour and the determination to see things through. 

Make a full contribution to the wider life of the school and the personal development of our students.

This is a fantastic opportunity to make a substantial difference to the lives of young people.

Closing date for applications is:  Tuesday 21st May 2019 at 10 am.

Further details about this position and an application pack link are available from the vacancies section of our website:  

Email completed applications to: 

Dene Community School is an Equal Opportunities Employer.  We want to develop a more diverse workforce and we positively welcome applications from all sections of the community. 

Where our roles are customer facing and you are required to speak to members of the public, the ability to converse at ease with customers and provide advice in accurate spoken English is essential for the post.  As a disability confident employer, we are committed to employing disabled people and people with health conditions making reasonable adjustments to support disabled applicants when required.

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children.  Any offer of employment will be subject to receipt of a satisfactory enhanced DBS check and appropriate references.

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More about Dene Community School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Community
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 16 years
Denomination: Non-denominational
Address: Manor Way, Peterlee, County Durham, SR8 5RL, United Kingdom.
Telephone: +44 191 5546000
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