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  • Job start date

    1 September 2023

  • Closing date

    20 April 2023 at 12pm (midday)

  • Date listed

    14 March 2023

Job details

Job role

  • Head of year or phase
  • Head of department or curriculum

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Key stage

Key stage 3, Key stage 4

Subject

Mathematics

Working pattern

Full time: Fulltime Teaching Hours

Contract type

Permanent

Pay scale

L1 - L5 £44,305 - £48,895

What skills and experience we're looking for

The successful candidate will have:

  • Experience in leading a team to successful outcomes
  • Evidence of skills in improving and developing learning and coaching staff to improve performance
  • Confidence in using data to inform effective interventions and rapid progress
  • An outstanding teaching track record supported by successful student outcomes
  • A passion to be innovative, forward thinking and generate enthusiasm for Mathematics with all students.
  • Experience in, and an understanding of the importance of monitoring, evaluation and quality assurance
  • A view that the progress of every child in Mathematics is their responsibility and that every child in Mathematics should achieve beyond expectations.

What the school offers its staff

It is an incredibly exciting time to be joining our team, ahead of an exciting journey. Farringdon Community Academy is being supported by the Northern Education Trust (NET) and has also been selected by the DfE to be rebuilt and we are one of only two schools in the North East who will be opening the doors to a new school, in September 2024.

We are looking for committed, experienced, ambitious and dynamic individuals to join our dedicated staff team. At Farringdon Community Academy, our vision, values and expectations are clear. If you share our ethos and our mission to provide the highest quality of education for our students and passionately believe in the potential of all young people, we can offer you the support you require to develop and the opportunity to make a difference and make an impact on our community.


Further details about the role

Farringdon Community Academy (Supported by Northern Education Trust) is seeking to appoint a Head of Maths. The successful candidate will inspire a team of teachers, model excellent practice and improve outcomes for all students across the curriculum. As Head of Maths, you will work closely with the Senior Leadership Team to support and drive raising standards in Mathematics and within the whole-school community. The successful candidate will have:

  • Experience in leading a team to successful outcomes
  • Evidence of skills in improving and developing learning and coaching staff to improve performance
  • Confidence in using data to inform effective interventions and rapid progress
  • An outstanding teaching track record supported by successful student outcomes
  • A passion to be innovative, forward thinking and generate enthusiasm for Mathematics with all students.
  • Experience in, and an understanding of the importance of monitoring, evaluation and quality assurance
  • A view that the progress of every child in Mathematics is their responsibility and that every child in Mathematics should achieve beyond expectations.

Please note that we do not accept CVs. We encourage candidates to take a look at our website, therefore, all the application documents relating to the post are on www.farringdonschool.co.uk

Completed support staff application forms should be returned to andrea.parker@farringdonca.net Applications that arrive after the closing time/date will not go through to the shortlisting process.

Farringdon Community Academy is fully committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share in this commitment. As part of our due diligence, and to comply with our obligations in line with Keeping Children Safe in Education protocol, an online search of publicly available information will be undertaken for all shortlisted candidates. The successful applicant will be subject to provide an enhanced DBS disclosure.

Closing Date: 12 noon on Thursday 20th April 2023

Interview Date: W/b 01/05/2023

Commitment to safeguarding

Farringdon Community Academy is fully committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share in this commitment. As part of our due diligence, and to comply with our obligations in line with Keeping Children Safe in Education protocol, an online search of publicly available information will be undertaken for all shortlisted candidates. The successful applicant will be subject to provide an enhanced DBS disclosure.

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About Farringdon Community Academy

School type
Academy, ages 11 to 16
Education phase
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School size
666 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 16

Farringdon Community Academy provide an enriching educational experience for all. FCA is a popular 11 – 16 inclusive school situated in Sunderland.
It is an incredibly exciting time to be joining our team, ahead of an exciting journey. Farringdon Community Academy has been selected by the DfE to be rebuilt and we are one of only two schools in the North East who will be opening the doors to a new school, hopefully in 2023. The news of our new build marks the beginning of a very important chapter for our Academy’s history as well as its future.

Arranging a visit to Farringdon Community Academy

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email andrea.parker@farringdonca.net.

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