Head of Faculty - Maths Anthony Gell School, Matlock, Derbyshire

Job description

We are seeking to appoint an outstanding teacher of mathematics, who is able to teach across the ability range and teach up to and including A level Maths and Further Maths. In addition, the successful applicant will be able to lead and manage staff across the Faculty in which maths sits.

We therefore wish to appoint a permanent, full-time, talented and enthusiastic leader to the position of Director of Teaching and Learning to lead the Data Faculty.

The Data Faculty consists of the following subject areas: Maths, Further Maths, Computer Science and IT. This post would suit someone looking to gain senior leadership experience in a successful and ambitious school in an established and supportive Faculty.

Essential educational requirements

• Qualified teacher status
• Recent participation in a range of relevant in-service training
• Ability to teach Maths and Further Maths to A level

Essential qualifications

• Qualified teacher status

Essential skills and experience

• At least 3 years teaching
• Leading and managing staff
• A proven track record of successfully leading and managing effective strategies to raise attainment/student progress in one or more of the subject areas identified within the Data Faculty
• Experience of leading and clear evidence of enhancing the professional practice of others
• Committed to inclusive education
• Highly skilled teacher who has facilitated excellent student progress
• Thorough understanding of Child Protection procedures,
Equal Opportunities issues, SEND and inclusion issues
• Able to analyse and interpret data, use data systems, and demonstrate active and regular engagement with school data management systems
• Able to support and implement effective behaviour for learning strategies
• Able to manage finance and resources, meet deadlines and work under pressure
• The ability to think critically and creatively to solve problems

Employee benefits

The DTLs form part of the Extended Senior Leadership Team at AGS, hence the salary for this position is on the Leadership Scale (L4-L8).


About Anthony Gell School

Anthony Gell School is a very successful, fully inclusive Comprehensive school situated in the Derbyshire Dales within the market town of Wirksworth.

Address
Wirksworth, Matlock, Derbyshire, DE4 4DX
Phase
Secondary
Type
LA Maintained School
Website
Anthony Gell School website (opens in a new window)