Head of Mathematics, Suffolk

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St Alban's Catholic High SchoolSuffolk
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Start date: September 2020
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: MPR / UPR + TLR1a (£9,930)
Contract term: Permanent

The governors are seeking to appoint an outstanding specialist with the skills and motivation to lead and manage the Mathematics Faculty to help students achieve their potential. You will have responsibility for curriculum provision in KS3 - KS5 and overall responsibility for the development of mathematics at the school.

We are looking for a candidate with the following qualities to join our passionate, hardworking and friendly Mathematics Faculty:

  • Qualified Teacher Status
  • A passion for excellence in the teaching of mathematics
  • The ability to teach up to A Level preferred
  • The ability to maintain and raise standards of student attainment and achievement and to monitor and support student progress
  • The ability to effectively lead, manage and motivate staff within the team and the capacity to work collaboratively with colleagues
  • Excellent organisational, communication and interpersonal skills
  • The attributes to be a strong Form Tutor.

St Alban's Catholic High School strives to provide an excellent education for our students within a caring Christian community where all are respected, valued and supported to achieve their potential. You need to be willing to support the Catholic ethos of the school and to develop an understanding of teaching in a Catholic setting; however, you do not need to be Catholic yourself.

St Alban's Catholic High School is part of the Our Lady of Walsingham Catholic Multi-Academy Trust.

Visits to the school are welcomed. Please telephone Kim Abson on (01473) 726178 to arrange. For an informal conversation about this post, please contact Matt Baker, Headteacher.

Please note that the school will be closed for the Christmas break from 19 December 2019. Enquiries received after this date will be responded to when we return on 6 January 2020.

Please do not send a CV in place of an application form, it will not be accepted. 

Further details can be found on the school website: www.st-albans.suffolk.sch.uk

Completed application and disclosure forms should be submitted electronically to: recruitment@st-albans.suffolk.sch.uk

Closing date: 10am, 21 January 2020.

All offers of employment will be subject to an Enhanced Disclosure and Barring check, evidence of Right to Work in the UK and satisfactory completion of all other pre-employment checks.

All vacancies appear on: www.suffolkjobsdirect.org

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. DBS checks or police vetting will be required for relevant posts.

More about St Alban's Catholic High School
Address: Digby Road, Ipswich, Suffolk, IP4 3NJ, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 1473 726178