Learning Director for Mathematics Ladybridge High School, Bolton, Lancashire

Job description

Learning Director for Mathematics

Leading Practitioners Range 5 (P5-P9)
£44,324 to £48,927 per year
Permanent
Required from January 2020

Ladybridge High School is a happy and successful school with a family ethos, centred around the values of compassion, honesty and hard work. The school is very popular and over-subscribed with year on year improving academic outcomes. The wonderfully diverse population of learners, the emphasis on professional learning for staff and the friendly atmosphere make Ladybridge an interesting and enjoyable place to work.

We are focused on achieving strong academic outcomes through a true education that prepares our learners for life. We are seeking to appoint a talented, inspirational, and forward thinking Learning Director for Mathematics to join our innovative team on our journey to outstanding.
The successful colleague will be expected to:
• Lead the department in providing a positive and challenging learning environment that encourages the highest of expectations and standards
• Deliver outstanding lessons consistently through inspirational teaching and learning, firing a learner’s love of Mathematics
• Foster an ethos where vibrant, enquiring learners and staff are developed and supported to achieve their potential
• Give strategic direction to the subject, delivering consistently exceptional attainment and progress beyond national expectations.
The application process
Interested colleagues should complete an application form, which can be downloaded from the school’s website www.ladybridgehigh.co.uk and submit with a letter of application to outline how your experiences to date prepare you for this role.
Deadline for application: Monday 28th October at 9:00am
This is a unique opportunity to transform young peoples’ lives, and to develop professionally in a flourishing, happy and forward-thinking school.

Please send completed applications to Mrs Liz Heyes, HR and Finance Officer at Ladybridge High School, New York, Bolton BL3 4NG or by email to HR@ladybridgehigh.co.uk

Ladybridge High School is committed to safer recruitment practice and pre-employment checks will be undertaken before any appointment is confirmed. This post is subject to enhanced clearance from the Disclosure and Barring Service. The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

Essential educational requirements

Qualified teacher status
Honours degree or equivalent

Essential qualifications

Qualified teacher status
Honours degree or equivalent

Essential skills and experience

Experience of delivering in service training for staff
Experience of leading and implementing a teaching and learning initiative in Mathematics


About Ladybridge High School

Address
New York, Bolton, Lancashire, BL3 4NG
Phase
Secondary
Type
LA Maintained School
Website
Ladybridge High School website (opens in a new window)