Head of Mathematics, Romford, Essex

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The Frances Bardsley Academy for GirlsRomford, Essex
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Start date: September 2018
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Leadership Scale L7 – L12 (Outer London Weighting) More may be available for an exception candidate.
Contract term: Permanent

The Frances Bardsley Academy is a thriving, oversubscribed and highly successful, comprehensive school for girls aged 11 – 18 in market town of Romford. We were again judged as good by OFSTED in 2016 and are part of the LIFE Education Trust. We are looking for a passionate Head of Mathematics to thrive in our supportive environment. We are a happy school where personal development is at the centre of everything we do. If you are looking for a school where your passion and ideas will be welcomed enthusiastically, we would love to hear from you.   

What we can offer:   

•Students who are enthusiastic and keen to progress at all key stages 

•A strong, committed and talented Mathematics Department including a Lead Practitioner and specialist intervention teachers 

•Well-equipped and recently refurbished classrooms including new interactive TV screens in all classrooms 

•Excellent professional development and career opportunities including pathways into senior leadership  

•The opportunity to collaborate with other departments and schools to develop pedagogy 

•The chance to work in a fantastic school community set in beautiful grounds   

What you can offer: 

 •The vision and determination to lead this key area to further success 

•Outstanding classroom practice with the ability to teach at Advanced level 

•The vision, drive and determination needed to ensure all our students succeed and the commitment to raising standards across all levels and abilities 

•The ability to lead and motivate both students and teachers 

•The ability to use assessment and data effectively to promote learning and achievement 

•Effective communication, organisation and efficiency 

•The capability to support staff and share good practice in the department and across the school        

Please submit a copy of the school’s application form, together with a letter of application and supporting paperwork, to Julian Dutnall, Headteacher by 9am Friday 16th March.  Interviews will be held w/c Monday 19th March. To find out why we’re so proud of Frances Bardsley Academy, visit our website: http://www.fbaok.co.uk/or check us out on twitter.   

The Frances Bardsley Academy is an equal opportunities employer and is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and applicants must be willing to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers and the DBS.

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More about The Frances Bardsley Academy for Girls
Address: Brentwood Road, Romford, Essex, RM1 2RR, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1708 447368