Assistant Headteacher - Maths

Marshland High School, Wisbech, Cambridgeshire

Job details

Subject Mathematics
Working pattern Full-time only
Salary Lead Practitioners range 8 to Lead Practitioners range 12, £48,808 to £53,857

Job summary

Are you an ambitious and dynamic maths teacher, with some leadership experience, now ready for the next step into senior leadership?

Marshland High School is an 11-16 school located in Norfolk. We are now looking for a new Assistant Headteacher – Maths to join our motivated team. We are committed to offering a warm, friendly and purposeful setting for all our students to flourish.

The successful candidate will play the leading role in delivering an outstanding education in math’s and providing strong and effective leadership to departmental staff. Additional whole school responsibilities will include: leadership, teaching and learning, leading and managing staff and wider professional effectiveness.

As an integral part of West Norfolk Academies Trust (WNAT), which has the vision and commitment to improve the outcomes of all our students, there may also be opportunities for you to lead on Trust-wide initiatives.

We are seeking an Assistant Headteacher – Maths who has an organised and methodical approach to work, can demonstrate a passion for continual improvement and achievement and with an ability to inspire the confidence of students, parents and colleagues with enthusiasm and commitment to the role.

To learn more about this opportunity and Marshland High School please visit

For an informal and confidential conversation please call Laura McGunigle at Satis Education on 07931 384683.

• The closing date for applications is 9am Friday 6th March 2020

West Norfolk Academies Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. This includes obtaining references and ensures compliance with the DBS process.

Essential educational requirements

Honours Degree

Essential qualifications

Qualified Teaching Status

Essential skills and experience

Outstanding classroom practitioner with evidence of successful outcomes for students
Substantial teaching experience
Experience of line-managing colleagues and holding them to account
Successful experience of using data analysis to raise standards
A clear vision of what constitutes an excellent department
Ability to think strategically and lead change where necessary
Ability to communicate clearly, inspire, motivate and challenge students and staff
Ability to lead and work as part of an effective, high-performing team

More on how to apply

School overview

School type Academy
Education phase Secondary
School size 773 pupils enrolled
Age range 11 to 16
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School website Marshland High School website (opens in a new window)
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About Marshland High School

School location

School Road, Wisbech, Cambridgeshire, PE14 7HA