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Head of Maths

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Organisation:Hamilton Academy 

Working Hours: Part Time , Hours per week - 32.5 

Salary:MPS/UPS + TLR - Pro-Rata 

Appointment Type:Permanent 

Location:Hamilton Academy, Keyham Lane West, Leicester, Leicestershire, LE5 1RT 

Reference:HMNA0027 

Closing date:28 April 2019 at midnight 


Contract Type:Permanent
Working Hours: Full Time – 32.5 hours per week
Salary Details: MPS/UPS + TLR
                                          
We are seeking to appoint an inspirational Middle Leader with a track record of excellent outcomes in teaching Mathematics and the ability to lead on teaching, learning and curriculum design, with a view to driving up standards within our department. This post will provide an ideal opportunity to play a prominent role within middle leadership and make a significant contribution to the whole school. The successful candidate will be supported by a team of committed and talented Mathematics teachers working to produce the best possible outcomes for our students.
  
Hamilton Academy is an extremely rewarding school with an exceptionally caring ethos which is at the forefront of your work. We are a mixed comprehensive school of approximately 1200 students sharing a common vision to make a positive difference; to ourselves, to others and to our world. We offer a culture based on shared values and collaboration, committed professional and well-qualified colleagues, strong support from senior leaders and a superb working environment.
  
We are seeking an individual who will:
• Help to raise standards and achievement through the strategic leadership of Mathematics, delivering consistently strong outcomes.
• Inspire imaginative and effective approaches to the teaching and learning of Mathematics to help drive up attainment standards.
• Support the development of teaching and learning across the Academy, modelling excellent practice, robust line management and strong mentoring abilities.
• Teach consistently high quality lessons to deliver excellent outcomes for students.
• Be able to teach across the ability and age range, supporting the development of Mathematics to the highest standard for all pupils at Key Stages 3 and 4.
 
The ideal candidate will:
• Be an excellent Mathematics practitioner.
• Be passionate about developing their own practice and the teaching and learning practice of others.
• Have a keen interest in Mathematics and in developing all aspects of Mathematics teaching and learning.
• Have the ability to engage and inspire pupils and build excellent relationships with both students and staff.
 
We can offer you:
• A friendly and supportive working environment with enthusiastic and dedicated leaders at senior and middle leadership levels and a commitment to the professional development of staff.
• Career development and recruitment incentives with access and support to follow middle leadership programmes e.g. NPQML and Teaching Leaders.
• Access to CPD to help you grow and develop in your role.
• Focussed support on your wellbeing. TMET has partnered with Amica to offer free counselling and support to our staff.
  
About Us
Hamilton Academy is a culturally diverse comprehensive school with approximately 1200 students situated in the North East of Leicester and is part of The Mead Educational Trust (TMET). The Trust is a growing partnership of primary and secondary schools situated in the East Midlands. It provides its academies access to a world-class education network and staff with an employer providing high quality professional development. We are committed to ensuring each Academy enables every pupil to achieve the very best. We believe that together we make a positive difference.
  
Hamilton Academy is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. We expect all members of staff and volunteers to share this commitment.
This post is exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (1974) and a comprehensive screening process is followed for each candidate. This will include an enhanced DBS check (formerly known as Criminal Records Bureau Disclosure).
We are committed to equality of opportunity and actively encourage applications from all sections of the community.
  
All candidates are advised to refer to the job description and person specification before making an application. In line with our safeguarding practices we are unable to accept CVs and ask that you complete the TMET Application Form in order for your application to be considered. Please submit your application via the eteach website or by sending it to recruitment@hamilton-rmet.org.uk
  
Visits to the school are welcome. Please contact the school on 0116 241 3371 (ext 256) and speak to Stephanie Devereux to arrange.