Lead Teacher for Mathematics Waingels College, Reading, Berkshire

Job description

We are looking for an exceptional Mathematics Teacher to compliment the Head of Subject and the Mathematics Leadership team with the aim of ddeveloping and implementing teaching and learning initiatives and strategies throughout the department to raise the teaching practice of all members of staff (for example through mentoring and/or coaching) and therefore raise student standards and progress. The right candidate should be able to role model excellent practice, maintaining a clear focus on outstanding Maths delivery (for example through the delivery of CPD) and take a lead role, working closely with the department to develop, implement and evaluate policies and practice that lead to department improvement

Essential educational requirements

Teaching Qualification

Essential qualifications

• Qualified teacher status
• Degree or equivalent
• Established and evidenced practice as an outstanding teacher over a prolonged period

Essential skills and experience

• Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
• The ability to lead and foster positive professional relationships and work effectively with teaching staff of varying experience
• Developing high quality learning strategies and monitoring learner progress to raise attainment
• Evidence of high achievement in teaching across the Key Stage
• Working effectively as a middle manager or currently leading a key responsibility/development within a team
• Working effectively as a personal tutor
• Experience of contribution to the professional development/mentoring of colleagues
• Effective use of Assessment for Learning to engage learners as partners in their learning
• Ability to establish curriculum development, assessment, co-ordination and coaching
• Ability to plan and resource effective interventions to meet curricular objectives
• Development of partnerships with other schools, business and community Other Details for Applicants

Employee benefits

MPS/UPS plus TLR depending on experience

About Waingels College

Waingels Road, Reading, Berkshire, RG5 4RF
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