Head of Maths


£30,000 - £47,000 Per Annum

Full Time


Birmingham, West Midlands

Head of Department

Posted around 1 month ago

Expires In 1 Month

Job Description
Head of Maths
Are you currently a Head of Maths looking for a new challenge, or an experienced Maths Teacher looking to take the next step in your career?
Located in the Ward of Edgbaston, Birmingham, this secondary school provides an exceptional education that empowers students to achieve their full potential. With a commitment to excellence and innovation, they have established themselves as a leading institution in the local community. Their inclusive and supportive environment fosters a love of learning and encourages students to thrive academically, socially, and personally.
*** Head of Maths
*** Permanent – September 2024
*** MPS/UPS + TLR2
*** ‘Outstanding’ secondary school, Edgbaston
*** Six Maths Teacher in the department, 1 ECT
We are seeking a dynamic and experienced Head of Mathematics to lead this ‘Outstanding’ Mathematics Department. As the Head of Mathematics, you will play a pivotal role in shaping the strategic direction of the department and ensuring the delivery of high-quality teaching and learning experiences for all students. You will lead a team of dedicated mathematics educators, fostering a collaborative and innovative approach to curriculum delivery.
Key Responsibilities:
  • Provide visionary leadership for the Mathematics Department, inspiring and motivating staff to achieve excellence in teaching and learning.
  • Lead the development and implementation of a dynamic and engaging mathematics curriculum, ensuring alignment with the National Curriculum and the school's educational goals.
  • Mentor and support a team of mathematics teachers, fostering a culture of professional growth and collaboration.
  • Monitor and evaluate the quality of teaching and learning within the department, implementing strategies to drive improvement and raise student attainment.
  • Utilise data effectively to track student progress and identify areas for intervention and support.
  • Cultivate positive relationships with students, parents, and external stakeholders, promoting the importance of mathematics education within the wider community.
  • Stay abreast of developments in mathematics education, incorporating best practices and innovative methodologies into departmental planning and delivery.
  • Qualified Teacher Status (QTS) and relevant academic qualifications in mathematics or a related field.
  • Proven experience as a successful mathematics educator, with a track record of raising student achievement.
  • Previous leadership experience within a mathematics department or similar role.
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills, with the ability to inspire and motivate others.
  • A passion for mathematics education and a commitment to promoting the subject to students of all abilities.
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving abilities, with the capacity to use data to inform decision-making.
  • The ability to work collaboratively as part of a wider leadership team.
If you are passionate about mathematics and possess the skills and experience to lead this Mathematics Department, we would love to hear from you. To apply, please submit your CV and a covering letter outlining your suitability for the role.

The Education Network Offer:

Our specialist team have a combined experience of over 25 years and have unrivalled reputation within the education market, taking great pride in the extremely high service levels that we provide to both our schools and our candidates. Our service is honest and efficient and, in addition to our recruitment solution, we offer the opportunity for additional training and development for our candidates. You will also receive personalised career support from the team.

The opportunity to work in friendly, caring and supportive atmosphere where every child matters. Highly supportive, committed and hard working Consultants who will endeavor to find assignments suited to your needs.
An opportunity to extend your professional development as well as excellent rates of pay.

The Education Network is committed to safe guarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. Appointments will be subject to our stringent vetting procedures, including enhanced DBS checks and references.-
The Education Network is committed to Safer Recruitment and recruits to Compliance standards. Any appointment will be subject to an enhanced DBS check in addition to other safeguarding checks. The Education Network is an equal opportunities employer. The Education Network is acting as a recruitment agency in relation to this vacancy.
Due to the expected high-volume of applications we receive only short-listed candidates will be contacted within 3 days.

Luke Bacciochi


0121 272 7285

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