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  • Start date details

    September 2023

  • Closing date

    20 March 2023 at 9am

  • Date listed

    6 March 2023

Job details

Key stage

Key stage 4, Key stage 5

Working pattern

Contract type


Full-time equivalent salary


Additional allowances


What skills and experience we're looking for

At Witton Park, our guiding principles are simple yet powerful:

  • Children come first and are at the heart of all we do
  • Positive relationships underpin all of our work
  • High expectations and no barriers – everybody can achieve.

We are seeking a teacher to push the boundaries of what is possible.We already have a highly capable Maths team.Our team comprises an AAHT Maths with overall responsibility and two Leaders of Learning.We wish to add to the capacity to take Maths even further forward.We are flexible with the responsibilities however the focus must be on developing the quality of curriculum.There may also be an opportunity to discuss an appointment on the Lead Practitioner scale if you wish to wholly focus on developing teaching and learning.There would also be significant professional development opportunities at this outward facing school.

If our principles resonate with you, and you are seeking a new challenge, we’d be delighted to receive your application.

We are looking for an excellent classroom teacher, who is enthusiastic and inspiring. The successful applicant will have excellent subject knowledge and a strong desire to engage students in learning. They should be organised and have the ability to solve problems and manage their classroom effectively. The teachers in the Maths department work hard collaboratively, communicate effectively and are committed to improving their skills and practice in order to make a real difference to the lives of all pupils. They ensure that all staff are provided with a supportive, friendly and welcoming environment.

What the school offers its staff

We work collaboratively to share good practice across the whole school team. This role requires a dedicated practitioner, who strives to develop their own practice. You will be well-informed on current educational developments and initiatives and be committed to our school’s coaching programme.The support you will receive at Witton Park in developing your practice will be invaluable to your future career.

Being a BSF and Google accredited school, we are very well-resourced with Promethean whiteboards and Chromebooks, with lessons being taught in modern, spacious classrooms.

The diverse curriculum offered at Witton Park supports a high up-take for EBacc and option subjects. Outcomes for pupils in 2016 and 2022were judged to be good by Ofsted. The Ofsted report and website will give you a flavour for other aspects of the school.

If you are interested in joining our friendly and forward-thinking team, and you have the skills and qualities required, then we would be delighted to hear from you.

Please take the time to view our new website athttps://witton.atctrust.org.uk/prior to applying.

We welcome any requests from candidates wishing to visit the Academy. Please contact Anna Holdenaholden@wittonpark.org.uk.

Closing date:9am 20th March 2023

Interview: 23rd March 2023

Further details about the role

Leader of Learning Maths- Not suitable for ECTs

Start Date:September 2023

Salary:MPS/UPS + TLR2b

Location:Witton Park Academy, Blackburn

Contract type:Full Time

Contract term:Permanent

Closing date: 9am 20th March 2023

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About Witton Park Academy

School type
Academy, ages 11 to 16
Education phase
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School size
1227 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 16

Arranging a visit to Witton Park Academy

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email aholden@wittonpark.org.uk.

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