Head of Mathematics

Aylesbury UTC, Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire, HP21 8PB

This job expired on 7 December 2022

  • Start date details

    January or Easter Term

  • Closing date

    7 December 2022 at 9am

  • Date listed

    21 November 2022

Job details

Key stage

Key stage 4, Key stage 5

Working pattern

Contract type


Pay scale


Additional allowances

TLR2 (2)

What skills and experience we're looking for

  • Teaching experience with students in KS4-5 at all ability levels
  • Leadership of a course or department
  • Involvement in self-evaluation and development planning
  • Experience of conducting training / leading INSET
  • Experience in line-management
  • Experience in leading change
  • Strategic work: planning, decision-making and successful implementation
  • Worked in a UTC previously
  • Expert knowledge of KS4 Maths curricula
  • Understanding of high-quality teaching and learning strategies in Maths, and the ability to model this for others and support others to improve
  • Awareness of local and national organisations that can provide support with delivering the subject
  • Data analysis skills, and the ability to use data to inform planning
  • Ability to build effective working relationships with staff and other stakeholders
  • Ability to adapt teaching to meet students’ needs
  • Ability to build effective working relationships with students
  • Knowledge of guidance and requirements around safeguarding children
  • Effective communication and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to communicate a vision and inspire others
  • Knowledge of Maths-related pathways outside of education

What the school offers its staff

Aylesbury UTC is part of Merchant Taylors’ Oxfordshire Academy Trust. At ‘MTOAT’ we pride ourselves on providing a safe and happy environment where young people can flourish and we want to send every young person into the world able and qualified to play their full part in it. This job description should be read in conjunction with the current School Teachers’ Pay and Conditions Document and the provisions of that document will apply to the post holder. Merchant Taylors’ Oxfordshire Academy Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. All successful candidates will be subject to DBS checks along with other relevant employment checks.You will be expected to carry out the professional duties of a Mathematics Teacher as outlined in the School Teachers’ Pay and Conditions Document currently in operation, or any subsequent legislation.

Commitment to safeguarding

We are committed to the safeguarding of children and all successful candidates will be subject to a child protection vetting process along with all other relevant employment checks.

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About Aylesbury UTC

School type
Free School, ages 14 to 19
Education phase
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School size
106 pupils enrolled
Age range
14 to 19

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