Lead Practitioner Maths Leadership LP4 - LP8 Bedford High School, Leigh, Lancashire

Job description

We seek to appoint a well-qualified, enthusiastic and dynamic Lead Practitioner in Mathematics who can deliver outstanding lessons and lead the development of innovative, creative and outstanding teaching within the Maths Department and supporting the development of Teaching and Learning across the school.
This is an opportunity for you to join a school which is highly successful and popular and continues to improve. We gained a judgement of ‘Good’ in our last inspection and the school maintains strong examination performance at KS4. The person appointed will have the ability to inspire staff and students and make further improvements.

Essential educational requirements

Degree qualification 

Essential qualifications

Qualified Teacher Status

Essential skills and experience

Successful experience of teaching in a UK secondary school A clear vision of the place of the Maths department in the curriculumA clear vision of the place of the Maths department in the curriculum within a school with Business & Enterprise specialism. Knowledge and understanding of current developments in Maths. Evidence of high quality classroom practice. A clear understanding of the issues surrounding the teaching, learning and assessment of KS3 & KS4 Maths. Relevant leadership or management experience in a school. Has successfully raised attainment, achievement and standards in their present school. Experience of developing and sustaining a learning culture. Is an outstanding teacher.

Employee benefits

In return we offer you a committed staff and student body as well as dedicated, professional, hard-working Governors; your teaching will be well supported. We offer a positive school culture, opportunities for further professional development and strong support from the Senior Leadership Team. If you feel you have the necessary skills and qualities to undertake this role, we will be delighted to receive your application. Please return your completed application form along with a letter of no more than 2 sides of A4 which should be accurately written, presented in an organised way and captures the reader with its relevance to recruitment@bedford.wigan.sch.uk or by post to Mrs Claire Taylor, HR Manager at the school's address.

About Bedford High School

Manchester Road, Leigh, Lancashire, WN7 2LU
LA Maintained School
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