Numeracy Lead Practitioner, Liverpool

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Bellerive FCJ Catholic CollegeLiverpool

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Start date: September 2018
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Teachers' Main Scale
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: No


The governors are seeking to appoint an enthusiastic, ambitious and experienced Numeracy Lead Practitioner and the post offers a TLR. This is a unique opportunity for a qualified teacher of Mathematics to establish the importance of Numeracy across the curriculum and contribute to an excellent Mathematics Department. The successful candidate will teach across all key stages, whilst demonstrating their enthusiasm for this core subject. The post-holder will set high expectations for all pupils, to deepen their knowledge and understanding, maximising achievement in this subject and contribute to the further development of the department. Mathematics is a popular choice at A-Level. 


Bellerive is a popular, successful and over-subscribed Catholic college for girls aged 11-18 years, with a mixed sixth form. Our aim is to enable each pupil to make the most of every given ability and enjoy and achieve personal growth and academic excellence. We support and encourage them to succeed and prepare for their adult life, playing a full part in a modern global society.

Our award winning, state of the art Sixth Form Centre opened in September 2016 and the sixth form provision is widened by our reciprocal partnership with Archbishop Blanch, St Hilda’s and St Margaret’s High Schools. Students from all the partnership schools benefit from a wider learning experience by studying at other centres in the partnership and you can read further on the website under Sixth Form,

Bellerive FCJ Catholic College was rated GOOD by Ofsted in October 2016. We were inspected by the Archdiocese of Liverpool under Section 48 of the Education Act in June 2017.  The inspection report confirms that Bellerive remains an outstanding Catholic college in all regards.

Our Progress 8 score of +0.29 in the summer of 2017 is a testament to the hard work and commitment of our staff, students and the support of our parents and carers. 

We are looking to recruit a well-qualified and enthusiastic teacher of mathematics. Professional development opportunities will be available for the successful candidate.

Our school is committed to safeguarding children and promoting children’s welfare. The post is subject to all the relevant pre-employment checks set out in Keeping Children Safe in Education, including an enhanced DBS Certificate with a barred-list check and a medical screening questionnaire. 

The closing date for applications is 5.00pm on Wednesday, 25th April 2018

Further information, including detailed job description, person specification and application forms can be obtained by e-mailing your request to: or visiting the Vacancies page on the school website:

Application forms are also available for download on the Catholic Education Service (CES) website Please use the search option and selectApplications’, then ‘Teachers’.

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More about Bellerive FCJ Catholic College
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary with sixth form
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Girls
Age Range: 11 - 18 years
Denomination: Roman Catholic
Address: 1 Aigburth Drive, Sefton Park, Liverpool, Merseyside, L17 3AA, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 151 7272064