Head of Mathematics

North Oxfordshire Academy, Banbury, Oxfordshire


Job details

Subject Mathematics
Working pattern Full-time only
Salary Main pay range 2 to Upper pay range 3, £27,021 to £41,158

Job summary

Head of Mathematics

Location: Banbury, Oxfordshire

Salary: United Learning salary scale (above national scales) with TLR 1

Closing Date: Friday 24 May 2019

The role

North Oxfordshire Academy are looking to recruit a Head of Maths to join our highly experienced department from September 2019. This role will suit an experienced Teacher of Maths with a strong academic track record, experience of effective management, the ability to lead and be capable of building good working relationships with staff, students and parents. In addition, applicants will need to demonstrate an effective and inspiring teaching style with determination to influence positive changes, as well as contribute to the further development of improving and narrowing the gaps of numeracy school wide. This is a full time post.

About You

We are looking to appoint a passionate, energetic and ambitious teacher who will lead this department into the next stage of its development and help achieve our vision. The successful candidate will need a proven track record of teaching of raising attainment levels.

If you’re an experienced Mathematics Teacher with a real passion for the academic development of secondary students within the Maths subject and looking for that next step in your teaching career, then this is the role for you!

Essential educational requirements

Degree 2:1

Essential qualifications

Qualified Teacher Status, with subject specialism(s) related to the area of responsibility.

Essential skills and experience

Ability to teach across the full 11-18 age range.

A track record of success in learning and teaching of Maths

Employee benefits

Industry-leading benefits packages

We greatly value our staff, and want them to know it! Starting with financial rewards and solid career progression, we believe in leading the industry with better remuneration packages. As such, you can expect to earn more than if you took a role in the maintained sector, with up to 5% better pay for new teachers. In addition, we have teamed up with benefits provider Perkbox so that we can offer you more savings than ever before.

Core benefits

Every employee in United Learning will receive:
•An exceptional salary, above the maintained sector - up to 5% for NQTs.
•At least 8 INSET days per year in all our academies, with 3 dedicated to planning.
•Continuing Professional Development options - Tailored to your needs.
•The opportunity to save money across hundreds of major retailers.
•Competitive maternity, paternity and adoption benefits.
•The scope for flexible working.

Flexible benefits

You can also choose to sacrifice some of your salary to enjoy the following benefits:
•Enjoy a brand new bicycle for a lower cost in the Cycle to Work scheme.
•Improve your health with up to 40% off a gym membership.

…and many more!

More on how to apply

School overview

School type Academy
Education phase Secondary
School size 967 pupils enrolled
Age range 11 to 19
Ofsted report View Ofsted report
School website North Oxfordshire Academy website (opens in a new window)
Contact email emma.hunt@northoxfordshire-academy.org

About North Oxfordshire Academy

Welcome to North Oxfordshire Academy and thank you for taking an interest in developing your career with us.

For those who want to combine quick access to London and Oxford with country living, North Oxfordshire Academy is the ideal location. We are situated in Banbury, a vibrant market town steeped in history which enjoys affordable rental and house prices.

The academy sits on a 48-acre site and offers great facilities including extensive playing fields, a national standard athletics track and a 50-place nursery to which teachers benefit from heavily subsidised places.

The academy offers a great training programme for students, NQTs and Schools Direct trainees who all benefit from high-quality, supportive CPD. Our staff are optimistic, hardworking and great team players and new staff very quickly become part of the NOA family.

We pride ourselves on excellent staff retention; our staff are happy and determined to encourage the very best in our students. I would be delighted to welcome any prospective applicants to see for themselves how we work at North Oxfordshire Academy.

Sara Billins, Principal

School location

Drayton Road, Banbury, Oxfordshire, OX16 0UD