Head of Maths Bluecoat Wollaton Academy, Nottingham, Nottinghamshire

Job description

Thank you for your interest in our recent advertisement for the above position at Archway Learning Trust’s Bluecoat Wollaton Academy. I have pleasure in enclosing details.

Due to internal promotion, a rare vacancy has become available to lead the Mathematics department at Bluecoat Wollaton Academy. The department consists of a team of eight fully qualified, strong mathematics teachers who are dedicated to their professional learning and frequently discuss pedagogy and share resources. The department is housed in a suite of rooms which are fully equipped with interactive whiteboards. The team is very stable.
Archway Learning Trust is a highly successful Trust, with an expanding number of academies covering the ages of 3-19 and operating across a growing number of campuses. The growth and development of our Multi-Academy Trust makes this an excellent opportunity to join us, as we seek to serve a growing number of young people across the region.

Essential educational requirements

Relevant ‘A’ Levels (or equivalent) and degree;

Essential qualifications

Qualified Teacher Status

Essential skills and experience

• Evidence of team work and supporting colleagues effectively;
• Experience of working with students of a wide range of abilities and needs, including EAL;
• Teacher with experience in the appropriate subject area across the full 11-16 age and ability range;
• Experience of leading a staff team or a project;
• Experience of supporting and challenging staff;
• Proven track record of excellent teaching across all age groups;
• Has strong student outcomes from their own teaching
• Experience of implementing a range of pedagogical techniques, with a track record of innovation in teaching and learning;
• Recent participation in continuing professional development;
• Has held some responsibility in a department team already

Employee benefits

In return we can offer:
• Employee benefits and well-being scheme
• Cycle to work scheme
• Access to Local Government Pension Scheme
• Salary sacrifice bus pass scheme

About Bluecoat Wollaton Academy

Sutton Passeys Crescent, Nottingham, Nottinghamshire, NG8 1EA
Bluecoat Wollaton Academy website (opens in a new window)