Head of Mathematics, Lancashire

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StonyhurstLancashire

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Start date: 01/09/2019 or 01/01/2020
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Undisclosed
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: No

We are seeking to appoint a well-qualified, innovative and inspirational person to lead an experienced and effective Mathematics Department.

The successful candidate will be enthusiastic and hard-working with a high level of emotional intelligence. He/she will have strong communication skills and the ability to build good relationships with pupils, parents and staff. He/she will have a strong commitment to the College’s mission and identity as set out in the College Mission Statement, and they are also likely to demonstrate all of the following:

  • Personal academic credibility;
  • Hold a relevant degree and QTS;
  • Have significant experience of examining either at A-level or for the IB;
  • Be interested in re-invigorating links with state schools;
  • A focus on academic excellence, with the desire and ability to get things done in a timely, professional manner;
  • A genuine enjoyment of working with others for the betterment of young people;
  • A commitment to safeguarding the welfare of young people;
  • Very strong organisational skills;
  • The ability to work under pressure, balancing a number of commitments;
  • The ability to work as part of a team;
  • A positive approach to problem-solving;
  • A positive mindset;
  • A commitment to all-round education.

This is a full-time position within a busy boarding school and lessons are timetabled over six days, Monday to Saturday. In addition to academic teaching there is an expectation that staff will be involved in the wider life of the school.

Closing date for applications:  Thursday 16th May 2019

Interviews to be held on Tuesday 4th June 2019



More about Stonyhurst
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Type: Mainstream School
Phase: All-through with sixth form
Funding status: Independent
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 3 - 18 years
Denomination: Roman Catholic
Address: Stonyhurst College & Stonyhurst St Mary's Hall, Stonyhurst, Clitheroe, Lancashire, BB7 9PZ, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 1254 826345
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What sort of school is Stonyhurst?

Stonyhurst is a Catholic, HMC (Headmasters’ and Headmistresses’ Conference) independent boarding and day school for boys and girls from 3 to 18. At Stonyhurst College, we have about 450 pupils aged 13-18,...