Teacher of Maths (Assessment and Feedback Lead), Essex

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Harwich and Dovercourt High SchoolEssex

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Start date: Easter 2018 or September 2018
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: MPS plus TLR2C (£2,640). Recruitment package up to £8,000 available
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: No


This role will provide a foundation for entering into middle leadership and suited to a recent entrant into the profession. The role will involve leading strategy to provide high quality assessment and feedback across the department. You will be teaching throughout the ability and age range at KS3 and KS4. The Maths department. Is committed to high standards, improvement and the pursuit of excellence. You will be joining a stable, experience team, passionate about creative, engaging teaching and learning. The ethos is one of high expectations. The team is open to change, new ideas and working collaboratively. Resources are excellent. The personal development of all staff is a priority. There is a comprehensive induction programme and excellent opportunities for high quality CPD. 

The successful candidate should: 

● Be an outstanding classroom practitioner 

● Be innovative and able to turn ideas and opportunities into successful practice to enhance learning 

● Have excellent interpersonal skills with the ability to establish strong relationships with all stakeholders and enthuse students 

● Be enthusiastic, a team player, self-motivated and committed to further professional development 

The school is a rapidly improving school, rated as Good by OFSTED. Harwich and Dovercourt High School is an 11-18 Academy with 1200 students. It belongs to The Sigma Trust which is a partnership of 7 schools located in North East Essex covering both Colchester and Tendring. It incorporates schools that share the same mission, vision and values and have a strong history of working collaboratively. 

The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of all our students and all posts are subject to enhanced DBS checks. 

Deadline for applications: Monday, 19 February 2018 Interviews: Tuesday, 27 February 2018. 

Please submit your application to Pennie Grew via email to Penelope.Grew@hdhs.school or by post to Harwich and Dovercourt High School, Hall Lane, Dovercourt, Harwich, Essex CO12 3TG. 

You can download an application pack from our website www.hdhs.org.uk/vacancies 

We reserve the right to close the post before the date stated above once sufficient applications have been received. We therefore advise that you submit your completed application form as soon as possible.

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More about Harwich and Dovercourt High School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary with sixth form
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 18 years
Address: Hall Lane, Dovercourt, Harwich, Essex, CO12 3TG, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1255 245 460
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