• Expected start date

    1 September 2021

  • Application deadline

    6 May 2021 at 11:59am

  • Date listed

    23 April 2021

Job details

Job role
Working pattern
Full-time only
Contract type
Leadership L7-L11

Job summary

Budmouth Academy is a large 11-18 academy in a beautiful part of the country and is a member of the Aspirations Academies Trust. We require a well-qualified and deeply enthusiastic teacher of Maths to lead a strong department and ensure the progression and wellbeing of our students. In our ‘Schools within Schools’ structure this post has both academic and pastoral responsibilities and offers an excellent progression to Assistant Principal level posts.

Our current team offers a range of extra-curricular support sessions to ensure students reach their full potential and the successful candidate will need to share this ethic. We are constantly oversubscribed and our 6th Form has 350 students following Level 3 courses in our highly successful 6th form and A Levels Maths and Further Maths are taught by members of the team.

Candidates must be able to teach across the ability and age range, supporting Maths to the highest standards for all pupils at Key Stage 3, 4 and 5. This post would suit a teacher with significant experience and you might already be leading your own department in a smaller school and feel ready for a new leadership challenge. Your professional development is important to us, there are highly supportive CPD opportunities available during your time at the school which will include working with colleagues in other trust schools. Delivering high quality teaching and learning is our priority; we want every lesson to engage and challenge our students so that they get the very best out of their classroom experience.

We are committed to self-improvement and self-reflection and our team of Lead Practitioners train and support our teachers in becoming expert practitioners. Budmouth Academy operates an easy to follow and centralised behaviour system because we want our staff to focus their time helping students to learn and inspiring them in their next steps. We adopt a sensible approach to workload and strategies such as whole class feedback play an important part in this. We also work in a G Suite environment and Google Classroom has become a very important part of our approach to learning from home.
Budmouth Academy Weymouth is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of young people and expects all staff to share this commitment. This post is subject to an enhanced DBS check. We value the diversity of our workforce and welcome applications from all sections of the community.

For specific information regarding the position, please contact aclark@budmouth-aspirations.org

An information pack including the Application form, Job Description, Person Specification, and Statement of Child Protection summary can be found on the Budmouth Academy Weymouth website. The Application form should be completed and sent to Mrs Lucy Vincent HR/Payroll Officer lvincent@budmouth-aspirations.org.

If you have not heard from us by 10th May 2021 then please assume that on this occasion your application has been unsuccessful.

Supporting documents

If you need these documents in an accessible format, please contact the school.

School overview

School type
Education phase
School size
1548 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 18
Ofsted report
View Ofsted report
Contact phone number
01305 830559

About Budmouth Academy Weymouth

About Budmouth Academy Weymouth is a large academy and we are fortunate to have excellent facilities. We offer an exciting curriculum there wide-range of courses on offer. also the only Sixth Form in Portland area, meaning that privilege taking children from aged 11 right through 18, our provision ensures they ready for adult world. encourage high aspirations all students every year send off some best universities country.

Arranging a visit to Budmouth Academy Weymouth

Contact Mr Andy Clark, Assistant Principal aclark@budmouth-aspirations.org

School location

Chickerell Road, Weymouth, Dorset, DT4 9SY

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