Senior Teacher – Strategic Leader Mathematics

Job Summary
Contract Type:
Working Pattern:
Full time
Advert Start Date:
Advert End Date:
Closed for applications on 15/02/2019 23:59
Job Category:
Schools - Teaching
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Employment Location:
Bishop Barrington School
Closing date:
15 Feb
Further Information

We are seeking to recruit an exceptional Senior Teacher – Strategic Leader Mathematics with vision, drive and a passion for the subject.

We are looking to appoint an inspirational Head of Maths, for April 2019, who shares our belief in the highest standards of academic progress. This is a rare opportunity to lead an excellent team of specialist Maths teachers.

This is a crucial post and the successful applicant must have a proven track record of success, be an excellent classroom practitioner with proven classroom experience. The senior leadership team is dedicated to making Mathematics a key priority in the school.

We would like to hear from you if you want to work in a highly ambitious and successful school which:
Is proud of the high expectations of its young people.
Has a strong ethos of support for all.
Is committed to the professional development of staff.
Achieves outstanding student attainment outcomes.
Possess the skills and determination to make a significant difference to the lives of Bishop Barrington students.

The successful candidate will have:
An absolute dedication to pupils and their learning above all else.
A clear record of success at Key Stage 3 and Key Stage 4.
A relentless determination and commitment to constant review and refinement.
Outstanding communication and interpersonal skills.
Strong leadership skills and a strong desire to succeed at the highest level.

The successful applicant will be fully supported by being part of a well-resourced, forward thinking and supportive team, small group sizes at Key Stage 4, reduced contact time and will benefit from the school’s outstanding track record with continuing professional development.

The successful candidate will also have the opportunity to build on the excellent work of the current head of Maths, lead a strong and dynamic team of new Maths teachers, and play a strategic role in the evolution of Bishop Barrington School

If you are seeking a challenging and highly rewarding position, enriching the lives of the students who attend Bishop Barrington and members of the local community, then we are keen to hear from you.

Application packs are available from and returnable to the school - www.bishopbarrington.net

For information about the post please contact
Mr Mike Bennett – Head Teacher on 01388 603307

Closing Date: 5th February 2019
Interviews: to be confirmed

Durham County Council is an Equal Opportunities Employer. We want to develop a more diverse workforce and we positively welcome applications from all sections of the community.

Applicants with disabilities will be invited for interview if the essential job criteria are met.

The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Any offer of employment will be subject to receipt of a satisfactory DBS Enhanced Disclosure.

Bishop Barrington School
Woodhouse Lane,
Bishop Auckland
DL14 6LA

Tel: 01388 603307
Email: tracey.woods@bishopbarrington.net
Website: www.bishopbarrington.net

Please note
This job is closed for applications.