Head of Faculty - Mathematics
Required: May, but would consider September start for the right candidate Post: Full Time - Permanent Employed By: Washwood Heath Multi Academy Trust Based at: Saltley Academy, Belchers Lane, Birmingham, B9 5RX. “Welcome to our Saltley Academy Family” is what we say to every student on their first day at Saltley Academy and we mean it. ”Play your part, Play it well” is our motto and underpins our core values. We now have a fantastic opportunity for an established or aspiring Head of Faculty in Mathematics to join and support the Head of Academy to drive its success further forward. You will be an excellent teacher of Mathematics with a passion for education, as well as being an excellent leader with the enthusiasm and determination to succeed. You will be joining a highly motivated team with a range of experience and backgrounds. You will come with a clear vision in regards to the new specification with an understanding of how to make learning accessible by all pupils so that excellent progress is secured. We are part of Washwood Heath Multi Academy Trust, welcoming students from 11 years old to 16 years old, providing a standard of academic excellence for secondary and education. We are very proud of the positive learning experience offered to our students and the support available to ensure they achieve their full potential. We: • Are expanding yearly in pupil numbers • We are building a state of the art resource base which will support over 40 pupils with autistic needs. • are committed to continuous improvement • offer an excellent induction programme within a friendly and supportive environment • offer a whole range of opportunities to further develop colleagues’ teaching skills and leadership potential • are creative and innovative in our approach to all aspects of school life • have motivated, vibrant, multi-ethnic students and staff • have a strong family ethos where individuals are respected and valued • are well resourced and ICT rich • are part of the WHA Trust that provides numerous professional development opportunities, on-site parking and Perkbox benefits, which include discounted restaurants and free mobile phone insurance. We know you would love it here- our school is in a central location, with wonderful, enthusiastic students and amazing staff who always go the extra mile for their classes. Our friendly family feel is part of the reason that parents choose Saltley Academy for their children. It’s a fun place to be! This post is suitable for a teacher currently looking to take on the challenge of leadership in a core subject or someone who is already an established head of faculty but needs a new challenge. Closing date for applications: 9.00 a.m. 24th February 2020 Interview Date: 2nd March 2020 Saltley Academy is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff to share this commitment. An enhanced DBS check is required for all successful applicants.