- Job role
- Working pattern
- Contract type
- Main/Upper Pay Range + TLR12 (£9,663)
Head of Maths
Salary: Main/Upper Pay Range + TLR12 (£9,663)
Start Date: January 2021
We are seeking to appoint a dynamic, enthusiastic and committed person with the drive and ability to lead the continuous improvement of teaching and learning in the Maths department.
The Head of Maths will be an outstanding classroom practitioner, with strong leadership and management skills and the ability to inspire young people. The ability to teach to GCSE and A Level is required. We believe that with the right appointment, the department can be an outstanding place of learning.
We are looking to appoint a strategic thinker, who holds student progress at the centre of everything they do. Students at Hillcrest School, greatly enjoy their Maths lessons and are often ambitious to move into Maths related careers.
The successful applicant will join a team of strong practitioners who work together to inspire students to succeed. Outside of the department, you will have the opportunity to work with other Heads of Maths through the Oaks Collegiate, a local partnership of schools.
This is an excellent school to work in, with students who are ambitious and motivated to learn and staff who support each other. We are not only committed to developing our students, but you will also be fully supported with your own professional development.
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- School type
- Academy, ages 11 to 18
- Education phase
- School size
- 588 pupils enrolled
- Age range
- 11 to 18
About Hillcrest School and Sixth Form Centre
Hillcrest School is an all-girls 11 to 16 school with a mixed sixth form located on a green field site in Edgbaston constituency on the south west edge of Birmingham. Our students come from a range of backgrounds from across Birmingham and surrounding areas.
The school was rated ‘Good’ with outstanding behaviour and safety by Ofsted in September 2013 and following a one-day short inspection in July 2017 we retained our ‘Good’ rating. We are focused on continuing our drive for excellent attainment and progress outcomes, with an aspiration to be rated ‘Outstanding’ at our next inspection.
At Hillcrest, we provide each student with the opportunity to achieve their full potential in both academic and social terms. We combine the best of traditional values with the very latest in teaching methods and technologies and extra-curricular experiences to inspire our students to succeed in everything they do.
We have very high expectations of our students. Great emphasis is placed on self-discipline and self-respect, hard work and achievement and high standards of behaviour. We have a highly qualified team of staff committed to delivering quality education to all our students.
If you want to provide outstanding learning opportunities for students within a forward thinking, hard- working school community, we would like to hear from you.
Arranging a visit to Hillcrest School and Sixth Form Centre
Visits to the school are welcome on:
17th September at 9:20am
Please contact the school on 0121 464 3172 to confirm your attendance.