Lead Practitioner of Maths

Parrenthorn High School, Manchester


Job details

Subject Mathematics
Working pattern Will consider full-time, staggered hours
Salary £46,457 to £51,311 per year (full-time equivalent)

Job summary

The successful candidate will be an outstanding Mathematics teacher who is passionate about the subject and has the skills and motivation to develop the practice of others. They will have an excellent knowledge of current mathematical pedagogy and practice. The post will support innovation and improvements in teaching and learning strategies within the Mathematics Department and potentially in other areas. The Lead Practitioner for Mathematics will develop approaches to numeracy across the curriculum so that students can apply mathematical skills in different subject areas. Essential to the role is the opportunity to work collaboratively with other organisations to ensure that Parrenthorn High School is at the forefront of developments in mathematics education. Finally, the Lead Practitioner for mathematics will support the head of department and senior leadership team to create a culture of constant improvements and be an inspirational leader.

Essential educational requirements

Qualified Teacher Status
Qualified to degree level

Essential qualifications

Qualified Teacher Status

Essential skills and experience

Outstanding teacher.
Experience of monitoring and raising standards in teaching, learning and assessment to improve achievement.
Current experience of strategies to raise student achievement.
Effective communication and interpersonal skills.
Knowledge of and confidence in the use of student performance data to track progress and raise achievement.
Sound understanding of the National Curriculum for Mathematics, both in its teaching and assessment, and the examination system.
Knowledge of effective strategies to improve Teaching and Learning in Mathematics and evidence of implementing these with impact.

More on how to apply

School overview

School type LA Maintained School
Education phase Secondary
School size 926 pupils enrolled
Age range 11 to 16
Ofsted report View Ofsted report
School website Parrenthorn High School website (opens in a new window)
Contact email parrenthorn@bury.gov.uk

About Parrenthorn High School

School location

Heywood Road, Manchester, M25 2BW