Head of Maths
Based at The Ravensbourne School
Head of Maths
Required for September 2023
Salary – MS/UPS (Plus TLR1d) - Protected R & R for the right candidate
Potential for an outstanding candidate to apply for Associate Assistant Headteacher role.
Education for the 21st Century is a values-led organisation, driven by a determination to create welcoming and open schools for the local community, where every person thrives, makes excellent progress, and succeeds. We are committed to improving outcomes and transforming lives, realising social mobility, and the transformative power of education. We value the difference in all of our schools while seeking to bring them together around a framework that delivers an enriching experience and a great education for the young people within our care.
We want the very best for all of our young people. Our plan to ensure that we deliver great schools is underpinned by our shared values of trust, kindness, and endeavour. Our schools and our staff are collaborative, and we seek to create consistency and quality throughout.
Our leaders create improvement in schools that is robust and sustainable. We are as enthusiastic about developing and nurturing our staff, as we are about developing our young people. Our professional development programs and our approach to school improvement provide quality and rigor while creating a depth of experience and learning for our staff.
In joining The Ravensbourne School and the family of schools within E21C you will gain access to an unparalleled level of support and development in a forward-thinking school and trust.
We are seeking a dynamic, inspirational and experienced classroom practitioner with strong subject knowledge and experience to join our successful Maths Department. We wish to appoint an exceptional individual who has the necessary enthusiasm, skills and motivational attributes to nurture a passion for studying Maths at all levels of ability; an individual committed to the highest expectations of attainment for all and capable of encouraging all students to realise their aspirations.
The ideal candidate will maintain rigorous high expectations for staff and students alike. They will also be similarly passionate about their own learning and engagement with continuous professional development, recognising that meaningful learning is much more than what happens in the classroom alone and the importance of enriching the curriculum through meaningful contributions towards our broad extra-curricular provision.
You will have the opportunity to work with a talented team of like-minded leaders, teachers and a strong central team, all working together to build sustainable excellence in our schools
The successful candidate will:
- Join a forward-looking, high achieving school
- A school that offers a genuine opportunity for meaningful career development.
- A positive and supportive department of enthusiastic and motivated teachers, including TLR holders.
- Contribute to wider improvement of the school and trust
- Excellent career opportunities within the trust
- Be driven and committed to your students
- An excellent practitioner who is willing to challenge and be challenged
The Ravensbourne School is a large and truly unique 11-19 school, set in the heart of Bromley. There are 1500 students, with 440 students in Post 16. Some of the buildings are Grade II listed, dating back to 1911 whilst other additions are more recent. The buildings, coupled with the extensive 22-acre grounds, make up elegant and inspiring surroundings.
Our vision is that every student is prepared to be the best they can be in life and able to create their own future. We believe that every student is different and has unique talents. Through developing these talents and knowledge each student can be the best they can be and in control of their own future. We value an inclusive learning environment that accepts no excuses and builds partnerships with all stakeholders.
If you share the school’s vision and ambition to raise standards for our students, then we would be delighted to hear from you.
Contact us for an informal (and confidential) conversation about how you can make a real difference, or to arrange a tour of the school which is highly recommended.
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Completed applications and enquiries should be emailed to:
Headteachers PA: Sally Tregidden, email@example.com,
Closing Date: 12 noon – Wednesday 15th February 2023, Interviews to be held thereafter.
Please note, we reserve the right to close the advertisement early if we receive a suitable candidate.
Education for the 21st Century is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. All offers of employment are subject to an Enhanced DBS check and where applicable, a prohibition from teaching check will be completed for all applicants. Education for the 21st Century is fully committed to equality and to valuing diversity as an employer and a provider of education.