Director of Excellence (Mathematics), Southampton

Closing date:Expiring soon

Oasis Academy: Lords HillSouthampton

Date posted:
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: L7-L11
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: No

Oasis Academy Lord’s Hill is looking to recruit a dynamic and ambitious leader to support the newly-appointed Principal, staff and our students as we deliver ‘Excellence for All’.

The successful post-holder will be responsible for delivering significantly improved progress in the core subject area of Mathematics, supported by a passionate and highly capable team. 

At Lord’s Hill, our Mathematics curriculum is deliberately ambitious and at the heart of the Academy’s educational provision. It is designed to provide all students with the knowledge and cultural capital they need to succeed in life.  In our curriculum, mathematical knowledge underpins the application of skills.

We are searching for somebody who can join us on the exciting next phase of our journey. Over time, this post will involve whole-school leadership opportunities which will provide excellent preparation for those aspiring to deputy headship and headship in the future. 

Lord’s Hill is a good school, and is part of the highly successful Oasis Community Learning multi-academy trust.  The successful candidate will share the ambition of community transformation, delivered by exceptional education at the heart of the community.  A commitment to the Oasis ethos, allied to a relentless drive to improving the personal development, behaviour and attitudes of young people is essential.  

This is an exciting opportunity to join an excellent school in a great community, providing significant professional development opportunities.  

Application Procedure

Please take time to look over the recruitment information attached. 

We thoroughly recommend that you visit the Academy prior to completing your application.  

Informal visits to the Academy are welcomed.  For further information or an informal discussion about the role and the Academy, please contact the Principal via the Principal’s PA, Keri Jenkins (  

Further information and an application pack can be found on our website:

The application form and details are contained under Find out more about this opportunity.

Oasis Academy Lord’s Hill is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. All successful candidates will be subject to Disclosure and Barring Service checks along with other relevant employment checks. This post is covered by Part 7 of the Immigration Act (2016) and should have the ability to speak fluent English for this role.

More about Oasis Academy: Lords Hill
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 16 years
Denomination: Christian
Address: Romsey Road, Lord's Hill, Southampton, Hampshire, SO16 8FA, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 23 8039 3660
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