Head of Maths, Airedale, Castleford

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Airedale AcademyAiredale, Castleford

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Start date: 01/01/2020
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: MPS/UPS + TLR 1B (up to £50,553)
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: No

Are you passionate about Pythagoras? Can you demystify decimals? Are you a talented practitioner who can teach inspiring lessons to pupils of all abilities and develop their curiosity and fascination about all things numerical? Can you uphold and encourage our values of Respect, Ambition and Bravery?

With growing numbers of pupils choosing our school, we are now looking to appoint a Head of Maths to work closely with our Director of MET, to join a department that wants to encourage all our students to achieve success. 

The successful candidate will have an unwavering commitment to raising standards within the Department and be highly motivated, creative and above all resilient.

We’re situated in the former industrial heartland of Yorkshire, close to the junction of the M62 and A1 and its transport links. The Trust currently comprises four schools across the primary and secondary phases, with plans for future growth and the opportunities that brings.

Our ethos is children first and we’re here to transform the lives of children, many from hugely disadvantaged backgrounds. Working in our schools can be very challenging, but hugely rewarding in terms of the difference you can make to children’s futures by helping them reach their full potential.

Airedale Academy itself is a good school, with solid finances and rising pupil numbers over the next few years. Talk to our staff or pupils and you’ll find out how proud we are of our school, its supportive atmosphere and strong team ethos. We love showing people round, and encourage interested candidates visit and see what makes us great! Contact the HR team on 01977 664555 and we’ll make the arrangements.

Our wellbeing programme includes a range of benefits including break-time refreshments, access to fitness facilities including a gym and weekly yoga, discounted Microsoft products, and visits by a car valet company, as well as regular staff social events.

If you have the vision and skills to deliver inspirational teaching whilst having the focus and drive to ensure successful outcomes are reached we’d love to hear from you.

For more details, or if you’re ready to apply, visit our website www.northernambition.org.uk/vacancies

Closing date for completed applications is 8am, 16th October 2019. 

Interview date will be week commencing 21st October 2019. 

Application forms should be returned to:

Email: HR@northernambition.org.uk or by Post: HR Department, Recruitment, Northern Ambition Academies Trust, c/o Airedale Academy, Crewe Road, Airedale, Castleford, WF10 3JU

We are an equal opportunities employer. 

Northern Ambition Academies Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. 

All appointments will be subject to satisfactory pre-employment checks and enhanced DBS disclosure.

More about Airedale Academy
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary with sixth form
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 18 years
Denomination: Non-denominational
Address: Crewe Road, Airedale, Castleford, West Yorkshire, WF10 3JU, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 1977 664555
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