Director of Mathematics, Wakefield

Closing date:Expiring soon

Delta Academies TrustWakefield

Date posted:
Start date: Easter 2020 or sooner if possible
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Leadership grade point 13 – 17 (£55,201 - £60,895)
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: No

Hours: Permanent / Full Time 

Required for Easter 2020 or sooner if possible

Are you looking for the next step in your career?  Do you have a passion for Maths and changing students’ lives?  Delta Academies Trust are seeking to appoint a dedicated and highly skilled Director of Maths to join our team from Easter 2020 or sooner if possible.  You will be responsible for working with a number of heads of departments across two or three different academies and supporting Maths academies in partner trusts. 

At this key time in the Trust’s development, we require an ambitious, determined and personable leader to secure the highest possible outcomes for our young people, staff, families, schools and the wider community.  Through strong leadership and the ability to motivate others, you will harness the key strengths of colleagues, and lead rapid and sustained improvement in Maths departments.

This post would be an ideal opportunity for an outstanding Head of Department or Advanced Skills Teacher to maintain close links with classroom practice whilst leading group-wide transformational change.  Experience of leading rapid and sustainable improvement in a Maths department is essential. 

If you would like a conversation about this post then please call Manina Tyler-Mort, Executive Director of Maths, on 07870 491319.

The Director of Maths is part of a team of lead professionals that take responsibility for the quality of individual subject provision, curriculum teaching and assessment. Directors of Maths are jointly accountable for subject performance improvement, attainment and progress in their discreet subject areas. The Director of Maths will work across the Trust Academies, and have a target group of assigned Academies in a geographical area where they work closely with the Senior Leadership and Subject Leadership Teams to accelerate improvement and raise standards. Directors of Maths plan and teach high quality lessons, deliver intervention programmes and challenge and support subject teams to achieve stretching targets for outcomes. Directors of Maths analyse performance data to ensure that students are appropriately targeted for support and work across the Trust to ensure consistency of subject quality and delivery throughout the network of Academies.

For further information and to apply for this position please visit our website at

Closing Date: Monday 18 November 2019 at 12 noon

Delta Academies Trust is committed to safeguarding the welfare of its students and the successful applicant will be subject to an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service certificate and checks of the relevant barred list / prohibition lists.

More about Delta Academies Trust
Type: English Secondary Schools
Address: Education House, Spawd Bone Lane, Knottingley, West Yorkshire, WF11 0EP, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 345 1960033
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