We are seeking to appoint an aspirant, professional and passionate individual to lead our Maths department from good to great. If you are an outstanding teacher and are already, or have the potential to be, an excellent leader, we welcome your application.
What will our successful candidate be like?
Our new Lead Practiioner of Maths will have a commitment to academic excellence and a focus on developing a love for Maths at all levels. You will have an opportunity to demonstrate your ability to step up to the challenge of steering our Maths department forward on its journey to achieving outstanding outcomes. Our successful candidate will be a highly motivated individual and will inspire every member of the team to play a part in the department’s commitment to academic excellence.
What type of leader will you be?
We require you to have considerable teaching experience, be able to articulate a clear educational vision and provide dynamic and inspirational leadership. You will be an outstanding, reflective and outward looking classroom practitioner, passionate and restless to achieve the best outcomes for children, and possess creativity, excellent interpersonal skills, and strong organisational abilities.
Our new leader will have the experience, or the potential, to be a capable and energising leader who will manage the delivery of an appropriate Maths curriculum which is challenging for all, differentiated as required and well resourced. You are encouraged to take a fresh look at our long term plans, bring new ideas to the table and will have the autonomy to take risks.
As a new leader at Abbey College, you will be fully immersed in our regular whole school teaching and learning professional development, with a core focus on Quality First Teaching. You will be supported by the Senior Leader who steers the middle leadership team, and they will act as your professional mentor for as long as you need.