Lead Practitioner for Maths

Calthorpe Park School, Fleet, Hampshire

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Job details

Job role Teacher
Subject Mathematics
Working pattern Full-time only
Salary Lead Practitioner Scale 10 - 20

Job summary

We are seeking a dynamic and highly motivated classroom practitioner who is an excellent mathematician with a proven record of raising attainment.

The successful candidate will be ambitious for themselves, their students and the school. They will consistently aspire to improve and inspire their colleagues and students. They will join a team dedicated to taking the department and school further on their journey from good to exceptional.

The successful candidate will:
· Be an excellent, innovative and reflective practitioner
· Have experience of leading and coaching others
· Be a strong communicator with the ability to manage change
· Be able to motivate staff and students to achieve optimum outcomes
· Possess skills needed to make a significant contribution to driving ongoing pedagogic improvement within the subject.

This is an outstanding opportunity to either develop in a role which keeps you firmly based in the classroom or prepare for future leadership roles which could include opportunities within Calthorpe Park. The school has an excellent reputation for growing talent.

OfSTED April 2017:
‘A very calm, purposeful and orderly school with the ‘business of learning’ at its heart, and the pupils thrive as a result’
‘… pupils are keen to learn, ambitious for their school and unfailingly polite and courteous… (and) are refreshingly understanding… mature and reflective’
‘Staff and pupils are positive about the school and are proud to be members of the community’

More on how to apply

School overview

School type LA Maintained School
Education phase Secondary
School size 1316 pupils enrolled
Age range 11 to 16
Ofsted report View Ofsted report
School website Calthorpe Park School website (opens in a new window)
Contact email school.recruitment@calthorpepark.hants.sch.uk

About Calthorpe Park School

Calthorpe Park School is a highly successful place to learn and grow. The school is in an exciting phase of ongoing development as its numbers increase year on year within the context of outstanding standards of care and expectation. The school's projected growth over a number of years creates many ongoing opportunities for staff to develop enhance and advance their careers within the same institution. The building work that will continue also offers staff and students first class learning and teaching environments.

We pride ourselves on the excellence of our exam results (Progress 8: +0.47; Attainment 8: 58.8) but our ethos is to support all students to have the opportunity to succeed and the experience of success in a culture of care and consideration; challenge and commitment; respect and responsibility; integrity and impression. These four are the tenets of ‘The Calthorpe Way’. We aim to education the whole child for the whole of their life: no ceilings or parameters; aspiring to excellence in everything we do.

OfSTED April 2017:
‘A very calm, purposeful and orderly school with the ‘business of learning’ at its heart, and the pupils thrive as a result’
‘… pupils are keen to learn, ambitious for their school and unfailingly polite and courteous… (and) are refreshingly understanding… mature and reflective’
‘Staff and pupils are positive about the school and are proud to be members of the community’

School location

Hitches Lane, Fleet, Hampshire, GU51 5JA