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Faculty Leader in Charge of Maths

Golborne High SchoolWigan

L8 – 12

Required for a September 2021 start

Golborne High School is a thriving and oversubscribed school. We have the highest expectations of our pupils and are determined to become ‘exceptional’ in all that we do. Our vision is to become a beacon of excellence at the heart of the community. We are a flourishing and expanding school. Our Progress 8 score of +0.59 in 2019 increased to +0.83 in 2020 which places us in the top ten percent of schools in the country, we are well above national average on all performance measures. 

We are looking to appoint an exceptional Teacher of Maths to join our highly successful Maths Faculty. You will lead the Faculty in developing the teaching, learning, curriculum, quality assurance to ensure that an already successful Faculty reaches its goal of being ‘exceptional’.

We are a self-improving school and our commitment is to developing and supporting all of our staff in their chosen career path.  We deliver a comprehensive induction programme and encourage all of our staff to be ambitious for their futures.  The role would suit professionals who have the drive and a determination to ensure that all children succeed.  The successful applicants will also demonstrate an ambition to develop in their role and embrace the CPD that is available to support them in becoming an outstanding practitioner.

We are looking to appoint a colleague who has a proven track record of raising standards in Maths and who can demonstrate inspirational teaching and a passion for delivering lessons which are motivational, challenging and engaging.  You will need to demonstrate the energy, enthusiasm and commitment to work as part of a team which is determined to achieve ‘outstanding’.  In return you will work in an exceptional and supportive environment that will further develop your professional skills and ambitions. The role of the Head of Maths is ideal for a colleague who has successful experience of leadership of a group of staff and is now ready to develop their leadership skills across a wider curriculum. This is an exciting position and a good stepping stone for Senior Leadership.

An application form can be found on the school website 

Closing date:      Monday 24th May 2021 at 8am

Interviews:           Thursday 27th May 2021

Golborne High School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff to share this commitment.  The post is covered by the Protection of Children Act and is therefore subject to enhanced DBS clearance. 

It should be noted that it is a requirement of the Governors of Golborne High School that candidates should, whenever possible,   name as referees current and former employers (via Heads or Principals where employment at educational institutions is concerned).

We look forward to receiving your application should you be interested. If you have not heard from us by the interview date, you may assume that your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion. Unfortunately, we are unable to offer feedback on individual applications that are not shortlisted for interview.

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