Contract Type: Full Time
Role:
Head of Department
Job Start Date: 2021-09-01
Salary: M2-UPS3 + TLR1
School Type:
Academy Secondary Aged
School Size: 451-1000
School Age Range: 11-16
Pupil Gender: Mixed
Address: Humberston Avenue, Humberston, Grimsby, DN36 4TF
Ofsted Ranking: Outstanding 1

Overview

Head of Maths

Humberston Academy is now recruiting for Head of Mathematics.

Are you a successful leader or an outstanding, ambitious, inspirational mathematics teacher aspiring to lead a department? Would you like to be part of an organisation that consistently achieves academic outcomes in the top 10% nationally?

We are looking for a leader to take responsibility of our successful mathematics department that has performed consistently above national average in all examinations delivered. The department thrives on good humour and teamwork, delivering a knowledge rich curriculum in well-resourced classrooms with a student centred philosopy.

The successful applicant will lead and be part of a team that has a variety of specialised teachers, all offering support and guidance to each other, which creates a positive and hardworking ethos. They are eager to access the most up to date research and always go above and beyond to ensure all students meet their potential.

Applicants are required to be driven, motivated and enthusiastic to deliver Mathematics up to KS4.

At Humberston Academy we are passionate about providing a traditional curriculum which not only develops life skills but prepares each student for adulthood and a successful career.

Students in the academy show a real enthusiasm for Mathematics and are acutely aware of the link between the subject and the world of work. As a result of this, the successful applicant will be leading a department that achieves results consistently well above national average and strives to maintain this while developing students’ skills and a passion for the subject.

Humberston Academy is committed to equality, safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. An enhanced DBS check is required for all successful applicants.

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About Humberston Academy

We are an 11-16 Academy with capacity for 900 students.  Over recent years we have seen good results in GCSE subjects year on year and we are one of the highest performing Academies in the Authority.

The last Oftsed reports says that; "Students make an outstanding contribution to their community.  They take an active role through their involvement on the Student Leadership Team and House Councils.  Students have regular meetings with the Senior Leadership Team and feel they have a voice at a strategic level which can help bring about changes in the Academy."