Head of Maths - TLR1b (£9664) Silverdale School, Sheffield, South Yorkshire

Job description

An ambitious, enthusiastic, and committed Subject Leader. We are looking for a multi-skilled, energetic individual to lead a talented and hardworking team.

The Maths department is highly successful at all Key Stages and has a history of excellent examination results. We are looking to appoint a Subject Leader of Mathematics to make an inspiring contribution to driving further departmental and whole school improvement including taking full responsibility for a Key Stage. This post will suit an existing Subject Leader or experienced TLR holder.

The successful applicant will be an excellent teacher. They will be innovative, dynamic and be committed to outstanding achievement for all students. They will have been successful in demonstrating leadership skills, with experience in embedding ideas, leading and working as part of a team. The position is ideal for candidates wishing to further develop their skills in management and leadership and is ideal preparation for further career progression.

Essential educational requirements

A relevant degree together with Maths PGCE or equivalent teaching qualification.
Evidence of commitment to CPD to support areas of the job role.
Detailed knowledge and understanding of the current issues in Maths education.

Essential qualifications

As above

Essential skills and experience

Proven record of excellent teaching of Maths at Key Stage 3, 4 and 5
Demonstrable evidence of raising and sustaining attainment through successful leadership.
Use of student performance data to inform classroom teaching.
Experience of one or more middle leadership positions within Maths in a secondary setting.
Record of success in effective and efficient team management.
Experience of managing resources effectively.
Ability and confidence to coach and mentor staff and tackle underperformance.
Excellent interpersonal, planning and organisational skills.
The ability to collaborate with other staff.
Commitment to safeguarding and promoting the safety and welfare of young people.
Ability to inspire confidence in and establish excellent relationships with pupils, teachers and parents.

About Silverdale School

Bents Crescent, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S11 9QH
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