Head of Maths - Assistant Headteacher Opportunity

Crestwood Secondary School, DY6 8GQ
£22,467 to £32,835 per annum plus TLR1b
13 Apr 2017
23 Apr 2017
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We are seeking to appoint an passionate, ambitious and highly motivated Head of Maths. We have the opportunity to expand our SLT this summer but only for the right candidate.

The candidate will be joining a highly conscientious, exciting and forward thinking school. Summer 2016 results have seen an increase on the previous years results to: 61% of students gaining A*-C and 100% gaining A*-G in Maths .

These are exciting times for Crestwood as we have been oversubscribed in Year 7 for the last two consecutive years and have a growing Sixth Form that was reintroduced in Septembers 2015. Crestwood School was rated 'Good' in all aspects by Ofsted in June 2014 and recognised in the top 20% of school nationally for students’ progress 2013 to 2015.

Hours: Full Time

To provide an effective education to students within the framework provided by the Headteacher and Governing Body and with regard to all statutory requirements and the professional standards for teachers. 

 We are seeking:

  • A good to outstanding classroom practitioner who is self reflective on their own practice.
  • A resilient leader who is an adaptable team player who can work in a fast paced environment.
  • Excellent organisational and communication skills.
  • A willingness to make significant contribution to the department and school as a whole.

The Maths department is a friendly, supportive department with high expectations of students and enthusiastic and passionate for teaching Maths.

Applications are welcomed from candidates who genuinely enjoy teaching and who have a commitment to continuing to improve students’ achievement and attainment. We are ambitious for success for our students and take great pride in being a positive and supportive learning community.

Visits to the school are welcomed.

Please contact Mrs K Chapman (kchapman@crestwood-s.dudley.sch.uk) or 01384 686846 to arrange a visit.

Closing Date: 21st April 2017

Interview Date: 27th April 2017

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of the children; therefore the post is subject to medical clearance and an enhanced DBS check.

NB: We reserve the right to close vacancies before the advertised date if a large number of applications have been received. 

Further details can be found at: www.crestwood-s.dudley.sch.uk

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