Lead Practitioner Mathematics, Leigh

Closing date:

Bedford High SchoolLeigh
Date posted:
Start date: January 2020
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: £43,034.00
Contract term: Permanent

We seek to appoint a well-qualified, enthusiastic and dynamic Lead Practitioner in Mathematics who can deliver outstanding lessons and lead the development of innovative, creative and outstanding teaching within the Maths Department and supporting the development of Teaching and Learning across the school.

The successful applicant will share our values and play an active part in the Maths curriculum at all levels. You will be able to enthuse and motivate our students with your passion for the subject and your outstanding teaching and presence in the classroom. You will be expected to demonstrate a proven track record of excellent outcomes, high quality teaching and purposeful learning in your current role, and the ability to inspire people successfully.

This is an opportunity for you to join a school which is highly successful and popular and continues to improve. We gained a judgement of ‘Good’ in our last inspection and the school maintains strong examination performance at KS4. The person appointed will have the ability to inspire staff and students and make further improvements.

In return we offer you a committed staff and student body as well as dedicated, professional, hard-working Governors; your teaching will be well supported. We offer a positive school culture, opportunities for further professional development and strong support from the Senior Leadership Team. Further leadership development opportunities will be made available to support the career aspirations of the successful candidate.

If you feel you have the necessary skills and qualities to undertake this role, we will be delighted to receive your application. Further details of the post and how to apply are included in the letter from the Headteacher. Please return completed applications and covering letter to recruitment@bedford.wigan.sch.uk or by post to Mrs Claire Taylor, HR Manager at the school’s address.

When completing application forms all candidates must provide a full employment history and any gaps to be clearly identified. Shortlisted candidates will be notified by email of the interview arrangements. Please ensure your correct email address is provided on your application form.

As we receive many applications for posts, we regret that we will only be able to contact those applicants who are short listed for interview. Therefore, if you have not heard from us within four weeks of the closing date, please assume you have not been short listed for interview on this particular occasion.

If you require any further information, please contact the school on 01942 909009 or email recruitment@bedford.wigan.sch.uk
Website: www.bedfordhighschool.co.uk

Interview date: To be confirmed

This position is subject to Enhanced Disclosure Procedures.

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More about Bedford High School
Address: Manchester Road, Leigh, Wigan, Lancashire, WN7 2LU, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 1942 486 386