Director of Learning - Maths

Stationers' Crown Woods Academy, London, SE9 2PT

3 days remaining to apply

  • Application deadline

    30 May 2022 at 11:59pm

  • Date listed

    10 May 2022

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Contract type



Leadership scale, commensurate with experience

Director of Learning - Maths job summary

Stationers’ Crown Woods Academy has a rare and truly exciting opportunity to appoint an exceptional candidate to join and lead our Maths department and have oversight of our academy strategy. You would be joining one of the largest and most popular schools in Greenwich and we would welcome hearing from candidates with a strong track record of achieving results who are currently department leaders or experienced post-holders ready for promotion. This is a challenging but hugely satisfying position offering a whole school leadership opportunity.

We are seeking to appoint an individual who can build a rapport with our students and engage them in the subject as well as leading and inspiring an established and collaborative team. We consistently provide excellent career opportunities for those who demonstrate ambition and drive.

The role of Director of Learning consequently warrants a high profile position within the academy, and we believe that our offer reflects this. Overseeing existing TLR holders you will be responsible for securing the best possible outcomes for our students. We expect all of our students to be challenged, to be inspired and to achieve beyond expectation; this will be your focus.

We’d like to hear from candidates who are:

An excellent leader who is passionate about learning and has strong subject knowledge within the Mathematics remit

Collaborative, able to build strong professional relationships

Able to motivate and inspire students and staff to achieve their full potential

Energetic and have a can-do attitude

Confident and has strong career aspirations

Committed to safeguarding and the happiness and wellbeing of everyone at the Academy​​​​​​​

Prepared to be involved in leading co-curricular activities either within or outside of their teaching subject​​​​​​​

What we are offering:

For our successful candidate, being a member of staff at Leigh Academy Blackheath and the wider Trust means you’ll receive access to a great range of employment benefits from day one. Click here to view the current benefits package, and be mindful that the list is always growing.

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About Stationers' Crown Woods Academy

School type
Academy, ages 11 to 18
Education phase
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School size
1638 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 18

On the basis that interested candidates may be keen to visit the academy before making a formal application, you can arrange this by contacting Naomi Jeffery on Visits will be offered throughout May and will be hosted by a member of SLT. Social distancing and other Covid-secure safety measures will be observed at all times following latest government guidelines. Please ensure you offer Naomi a range of dates when you are available in your initial email to ensure we can coordinate a visit that works for both you and the academy.

Candidates wishing to have an initial conversation with the Senior Leadership Team about this role can also arrange for a telephone call. Those wishing to do so should also contact Elene Redelinghuys on in the first instance.

If you have any queries on any aspect of the application process or need additional information, please contact Elene Redelinghuys (LAT Talent Team) on

The academy is committed to safeguarding children and successful candidates will be subject to an Enhanced DBS check. Our commitment to safeguarding is underpinned by robust processes and checks which are in place across the Trust.

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