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  • Closing date

    25 September 2023 at 9am

  • Date listed

    19 September 2023

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£54,225.00 - £59,833.00 Annually (Actual)

Director of Maths or Curriculum Leader Maths job summary

South Pennine Academies are seeking to appoint an enthusiastic, dynamic, and highly motivated Director of Maths or Curriculum Leader Maths. The successful candidate will be based at Waterhead Academy and as the Director of Maths, will work across our three secondary academies to drive a collaborative approach to curriculum development that will further improve the learning and teaching experience for all our students. These roles  will involve working across the secondary phase, sharing best practice and establishing consistency and quality in aspects of the curriculum intent and implementation for the benefit of each academy.

 Our Secondary Academies:

We have three secondary academies in our trust.

Waterhead (Oldham) www.waterheadacademy.co.uk

Moor End (Huddersfield) www.moorend.org

Park Lane (Halifax) www.parklane.org.uk

All are within 30 minutes drive of each other and Trust office in Elland.

We have developed a secondary strategy led by our Executive Principal, Kash Rafiq based on a shared culture, vision and pedagogy. The strategy brings a wealth of opportunities to students and staff in all academies. Leaders at all levels work together to realise the benefits of collaboration including sharing resources resulting in reduced workload and enhanced CPD opportunities. The collaboration provides increased opportunities for students to access high quality teaching and enrichment activities.

We are looking for someone with the following qualities:

has a strong knowledge of Maths pedagogy, curriculum at all key stages. To have a proven track-record in raising attainment and improving progress can review and develop a well sequenced, innovative and intelligently designed curriculum and resources in Maths, ensuring that highly effective approaches to teaching and assessment are explicit within this planning and modelled to colleagues. To be committed to your own professional development and be highly skilled in delivering effective PD and conducting meaningful QA.  has had demonstrable success in achieving strong progress with students in Maths, including those with SEND needs or are Disadvantaged. Has excellent, well-developed interpersonal skills and the importance of being able to work collaboratively across a range of schools. Has a strong commitment to inclusion, diversity and equality.

If you share our vision, are passionate about raising educational attainment, standards and helping young people reach their full potential, we would love to hear from you!


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About Waterhead Academy

School type
Academy, ages 11 to 16
Education phase
View all Secondaryjobs
School size
1261 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 16

School location

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