DBS479/20 Assistant Curriculum Leader of Mathematics - Norham High School

Job Summary
Contract Type:
Working Pattern:
Full time
Advert Start Date:
Advert End Date:
26/02/2020 12:00
£24,373 - £40,490 pa plus £4,657 (TLR 2b)
Job Category:
Schools - Teaching
Vacancy ID:
Employment Location:
Norham High School, Alnwick Avenue, North Shields, Tyne and Wear, NE29 7BU
Closing date:
26 Feb
Further Information

September 2020

We require an Assistant Head of Department Mathematics with energy, integrity and commitment to the school’s vision and ethos with the ability to lead on numeracy across the school. You will support the Head of Department in building a cohesive staff team, assist in the building of the curriculum that secures progress as well as ensuring consistently good and outstanding teaching is delivered across the department day in day out.

Norham High School is an improving, 11 – 16, mainstream secondary school serving part of the south east locality of North Shields with an Additionally Resourced Provision (ARP) for Language and Communication needs. The school has a new, dynamic leadership team who are making rapid and exciting changes across the school. Ofsted recognise that “new senior leaders have brought the school a renewed sense of purpose. Staff morale is strong and improving. This has been helped by leaders’ clarity and determination to succeed” (December, 2019). Norham recognises that its staff are its greatest asset and this is evident through our extensive CPD programme and through staff benefits and rewards.

Norham High School is fully pupil-centred and enables pupils to have a real voice in our current and future improvements through our pupil council and other pupil leadership opportunities. As a result, our pupils are polite, behaviour is calm and staff and pupil relationships are positive (Ofsted, December 2019).

Applications for this permanent post are invited from people who are keen to join an organisation that is recognised for the high quality care and support it provides for its pupils and staff, its committed staff team and the drive to raise standards at all levels. There are a number of posts available.

If you would like further information, please contact Terry Conway (Headteacher), on (0191) 200 5062 or e-mail norham.highschool@ntlp.org.uk.

Norham High School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and we expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. As such an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) disclosure will be sought along with other checks deemed appropriate

For further information and to download an application form please visit our web-site (vacancies section) at www.norhamhigh.com. The closing date for completed applications is Wednesday 26 February at 12pm. Please send your completed application to: Mrs. S Lennox, Norham High School, Alnwick Avenue, North Shields, NE29 7BU or via email to: sharon.lennox@ntlp.org.uk.