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  • Start date details

    01/09/2023 or before

  • Closing date

    17 April 2023 at 9am

  • Date listed

    13 March 2023

Job details

Job role

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

Visa sponsorship

Visas cannot be sponsored

Key stage

Key stage 3, Key stage 4


Computing, Mathematics

Working pattern

Full time: Full time

Contract type


Pay scale

Main - Upper

Additional allowances


What skills and experience we're looking for

Qualified Teacher Status - Essential

5 GCSEs including Maths and English (grade 4-9) or equivalent - Essential

Degree in a relevant subject - Essential

Strong leader in the delivery of excellence in teaching and learning - Essential

Ability to inspire, set clear direction and motivate staff - Essential

Focused on standards and positive outcomes - Essential

Adaptable - ability to adapt style to a variety of situations and people - Essential

Ability to work collaboratively and lead a team - Essential

Ability to stay calm when facing a challenge and to strive to find solutions.

What the school offers its staff

Comprehensive training through the National College

Employee Wellbeing Service

Teachers Pension

Working in a beautiful rural campus

Further details about the role

The role will give you the opportunity to lead the development of Maths and Computing in the Academy.The overriding ethos within the Department is that all students should be expected to do their best no matter what ability level they might have, whilst maintaining high standards of behaviour. A strong element of our teaching is supporting students to achieve this through high quality teaching.

In Ansford Academy every member of staff is able to contribute to shaping the future development of key areas of school life and we welcome applications from staff keen to progress their careers and who are committed to improving the lives of our young people. Primarily, we want to appoint a candidate who loves working in education, with all of its challenges and rewards, and wants to make a difference to the lives of the young people we hold in our care. Given that you will be leading the development of Maths and Computing at the Academy, a passion for the subject and an understanding of how to structure and deliver a successful curriculum will be key attributes. The successful candidate will be an authentic leader who is committed to working collaboratively, with optimism and hope.

Commitment to safeguarding

Ansford Academy is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

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About Ansford Academy

School type
Academy, ages 11 to 16
Education phase
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School size
567 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 16
Phone number
01963 350895

Ansford is an inclusive school of around 600 students where the whole child is valued and striving for positive relationships, as well as challenge, are at the heart of our work. We are at an exciting time in our development journey and the school is well positioned to continue improving so that we can offer our young people the very best educational experience that we can, with every student enabled and supported to achieve the very best they are capable of, whatever their starting point.

Arranging a visit to Ansford Academy

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email vacancies@ansford.net.

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