We are seeking to appoint a Head of Maths who can demonstrate an infectious passion for teaching and expert subject knowledge with the expertise to effectively manage and motivate a team.
We are looking for someone who will:
- engage and enthuse our learners through a commitment to outstanding teaching and learning
- contribute to the further development of a strong and forward-looking team
- be innovative in their techniques to motivate and inspire young people
- build positive relationships with staff, pupils and parents alike.
You should have a strong background in developing pupils’ grasp of mathematical concepts and constructs as well as being an exceptional and passionate practitioner who is keen to facilitate the progress of all pupils with mathematical skills and knowledge.
Based on the outskirts of Nottingham and part of the Greenwood Academies Trust (GAT), we provide 11-19 education for over 800 pupils. We are led by our Principal, David Tungate, who has a clear vision for the future. Through high standards in teaching and pastoral care, we are determined that pupils are able to achieve great results and leave as confident, compassionate and articulate young women, with the skills to support them through the rest of their lives.
Research has shown that a single-sex environment empowers girls to realise their potential and through the dedicated and specialist care on offer, we aim to support this through teaching focused solely upon the needs of girls.
More information about us can be found here.
Greenwood Academies Trust (GAT)
We are part of the Greenwood Academies Trust (GAT) which has a proven track record in school improvement. The Trust provides centralised services and support to enable staff to focus on teaching. Being part of the Trust means that we are able to share specialist best practice and work collaboratively with colleagues in other academies.
For further information and to apply, please click here.
Closing date: 18th April 2021
If this post attracts sufficient interest before the closing date, we may decide to close this vacancy at an earlier date, so an early application is advised.
We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and we expect all staff to share this commitment and undergo appropriate checks, therefore, all posts within the Trust are subject to an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check.
All adults employed by the Trust have a responsibility for data protection and have a duty to observe and follow the principles of the GDPR Regulations.
The Trust welcomes applications from all, irrespective of gender, marital status, disability, race, age or sexual orientation.
Nottingham Girls' Academy
- Mainstream school with state - academy funding
- Secondary with sixth form
- Girls school with students of age 11 - 19 years