Director of Mathematics, Leeds

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The Stephen Longfellow AcademyLeeds

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Start date: ASAP
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Undisclosed
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: No

Working in partnership with The GORSE Academies Trust  

Director of Mathematics  

Location: The Stephen Longfellow Academy, Morley, Leeds, LS27 0LZ 

Start: ASAP 

Pay Scale: L7-L11 

Salary: £45,743- £50,476 

We are seeking to appoint an exceptional colleague to the position of Director of Maths who can lead and teach Maths across key stages 3 and 4 including GCSE, and support science development within the academy.  

If you have what it takes to be our next Director of Maths, we would be delighted to hear from you.  The position would suit an existing middle leader looking for a fresh challenge or an exceptional colleague wanting to take their first step into middle leadership. 

You may come from either a mainstream or special/alternative provision, and are confident to deliver high quality teaching and learning within the AP setting.  As a Director of Maths, you will be working with vulnerable and disenfranchised students and be able to impact significantly on their personal growth and well-being and go beyond teaching your subject.   

An Application Pack (including Job Description and Person Specification) is available to download from The GORSE Academies Trust website (, by email to  If you would like to know more about The Stephen Longfellow Academy, please visit our website at  CV’s not accepted  

Closing date: Tuesday 17 October 2017 

Interviews: Friday 20 October 2017  

The Stephen Longfellow Academy is committed to safeguarding children and the successful candidate will be subject to an enhanced DBS check.

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More about The Stephen Longfellow Academy
Type: Alternative Provision
Funding status: State - Free School
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 5 - 16 years
Address: C/o Bruntcliffe Academy, Bruntcliffe Lane, Leeds, West Yorkshire, LS27 0LZ, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 113 468 5999

The Stephen Longfellow Academy is named in honour of a colleague who worked across many schools in the Leeds city region and established an outstanding reputation as a man who cared deeply about the most vulnerable and most challenging pupils in our ...