Lead Practitioner - Maths, Wigan

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Up Holland High SchoolWigan
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Start date: 9 April 2018
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: £47,969 to £52,930 a year. L9-13.
Contract term: Permanent

Ref: 164069

This is a fantastic opportunity for someone who is passionate about their subject and has an outstanding track record as subject leader of Maths.

Up Holland High School is a happy and harmonious place to be where students are highly-motivated and have the opportunity to be inspired and succeed.

The improvement in teaching and learning is a key aspect of our school improvement plan. We are therefore seeking an enthusiastic, committed and outstanding teacher of maths to support colleagues within the department including the progress leader to raise standards still further.

We expect the successful candidate to have the required experience to contribute to the work of the extended leadership team in implementing whole school key priorities like improving mathematics outcomes across both key stages.

We are an Ofsted Good (2015) School and believe that the strong collaboration of students, staff, parent/carers and governors continues to contribute towards the success of the School.

In return, you can expect full-support and continuing professional development. We offer a professionally stimulating working environment where teachers have the opportunity to make a huge impact on the lives of our committed and co-operative students.

The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Successful applicants will need to undertake a DBS enhanced clearance, including checks with past employers.

Application forms and further details of the post are available to download from the school website: uhhs.co.uk/Information/Vacancies or can be obtained by emailing personnel@upholland.lancs.sch.uk

Completed application forms together with a letter of application no more than 3 sides of A4 in 12 pitch can be emailed to personnel@upholland.lancs.sch.uk marked for the attention of Mr S Feller, Chair of Governors.

Interviews to take place as soon as possible after closing date.

Rehabilitation The post you are applying for is covered by the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975 (as amended in 2013). If successful you will be required to apply to the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) for a 'disclosure'. Information provided by you or the Disclosure and Barring Service will be dealt with in a confidential manner in accordance with the DBS's Code of Practice.  You may view the Code of Practice on the DBS website at www.gov.uk/dbs or alternatively a copy is available on request. Lancashire County Council has a Handling of DBS Certificate Information Policy this is available from the recruiting manager to applicants who are asked to complete a DBS application.

Application Forms and all other details can be downloaded from the school website: uhhs.co.uk/Information/Vacancies or by emailing: personnel@upholland.lancs.sch.uk.  You can return your application form via email to: personnel@upholland.lancs.sch.uk. 

Closing date: 22 January 2018 at 9am.

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More about Up Holland High School
Address: Sandbrook Road, Orrell, Wigan, Lancashire, WN5 7AL, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1695 625191