Director of Maths, Wigan

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Fred Longworth High SchoolWigan

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Start date: Easter or September 2019
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: L10-L14 (£49,937-£55,064)
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: No

Governors are seeking to appoint a strong and inspirational leader to lead this important faculty through the next stage of its development.  The successful candidate will have the drive and ambition to raise levels of progress across the Faculty.

Fred Longworth High School is a good school with an excellent reputation for engaging students through creative teaching and learning.  Our students are keen to learn and enjoy being part of the school, leading to their excellent achievement and behaviour.  There is also a relentless commitment to the professional development of staff at all levels; you would be fully supported within your new role and in preparing for promotion.  

This is an exciting opportunity for the right person to make a significant contribution to our school.  If you feel that you have the qualities needed we would be pleased to receive your application.  You are also welcome to visit the school at any time before the formal interviews; if you wish to do so before you decide whether to apply, you should email Mrs D Marland at to arrange a date and time.  

The closing date for applications is 3pm on Monday 28th January 2019.  Interviews will be held in the week beginning 4th February 2019.  Your application should include a letter (no longer than 2 sides of A4), addressing how you would aim to develop an outstanding Maths Faculty at Fred Longworth High School, together with an explanation of how your skills, qualities and experiences have helped to prepare you for this role.

The School Governing Body is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. All posts are subject to Enhanced Disclosure Procedures.

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More about Fred Longworth High School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 16 years
Denomination: Non-denominational
Address: Printshop Lane, Tyldesley, Manchester, Lancashire, M29 8JN, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1942 883796
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Fred Longworth High School is a mainstream, co-educational secondary academy for children aged 11-16. It is situated in Tyldesley, Manchester, and there are around 1,300 pupils on its roll. The school was rated “good” by Ofsted after its last inspect...