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  • Job start date

    1 September 2024

  • Closing date

    29 April 2024 at 12pm (midday)

  • Date listed

    23 April 2024

Job details

Job role

  • Head of department or curriculum

Visa sponsorship

Visas cannot be sponsored

Key stage

Key stage 3, Key stage 4, Key stage 5



Working pattern

Full time

Contract type


Pay scale


Additional allowances


What skills and experience we're looking for

Belper School and Sixth Form Centre are seeking to appoint an exceptional Head of Maths to lead a dedicated team of professionals in our Maths Faculty.The successful candidate will be an inspirational professional who will provide vision, strong leadership, and direction. As an experienced classroom practitioner with a track record of excellent outcomes for their students, they will lead by example, having the highest expectations for both student outcomes and behaviour across the Faculty, while nurturing the school's inclusive ethos.

The Head of Maths will ensure the Maths curriculum and Maths lessons in the Faculty meet the curriculum aims of the school:

Curriculum aims

  • Inspire our students to have a boundless curiosity and a love of learning with our broad choice of subjects and rich content.
  • Instil a sense of belonging and community responsibility in a happy, safe and caring environment that celebrates diversity, underpinned by our ‘Respect for All, By All’ ethos.
  • Develop resilience, enabling students to overcome both academic and personal barriers.
  • Build independence and students’ belief in themselves, giving them the confidence to be who they are.
  • Ensure students have the opportunity to become ‘who they aspire to be’ and the best version of themselves by continually guiding them in how to improve towards their academic and personal goals and fulfil their potential

The successful candidate will have the ability to teach the full age and ability range.

What the school offers its staff

Ample opportunity to develop professional skills within our highly supportive CPD programmes.

Further details about the role

Full details for this role are available via https://www.tes.com/jobs/vacancy/teacher-of-mathematics-derbyshire-2046722

Commitment to safeguarding

Belper School and Sixth Form Centre is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people, and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. As these post involve regulated activity, references and online searches will be conducted for shortlisted candidates, successful appointments are subject to an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check and relevant recruitment checks that comply with guidance in the most recent version of Keeping Children Safe in Education. We are committed to equality of opportunity in employment and services.

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About Belper School and Sixth Form Centre

School type
Local authority maintained school, ages 11 to 18
Education phase
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School size
1182 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 18

Belper School and Sixth Form Centre is a friendly and well regarded 11-18 Foundation School with around 1300 students, including 200 in the 6th Form. Our students are a delight to teach and the school has a real sense of community. Our vision is to equip our students with the qualifications, skills and abilities they need to become happy and successful adults. This aim is encapsulated in the phrase “Create Your Future”. We also seek to bring out the best in our staff by providing a supportive, collegiate and professional working environment.

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