Regional Lead Practitioner for Maths - West

Location: 
West Midlands
Responsible to: 
Regional Director
Responsible for: 
Securing excellent outcomes as a Regional Lead Practitioner for Mathematics in some of our highest priority schools across the west region.
Status: 
Permanent full-time
Salary/salary scale: 
L11-L15
Closing date: 
3rd May 2019, 12:00 pm
Interview date(s): 
w/c 6 May
Start date: 
September 2019

We are looking to recruit an outstanding teacher with a proven track record of securing sustained excellent outcomes to work as a Regional Lead Practitioner for Mathematics in some of our highest priority schools in the west region.

Ormiston Academies Trust (OAT) is one of the largest not-for-profit multi-academy trusts in England and multi-academy trusts run schools that give local children a great education.
The Trust educates 29,000 pupils across six English regions, in 30 secondary schools, 7 primary school and 1 special school, and is one of the longest established trusts and have been sponsoring academies since 2009. The mission is to become the Trust that makes the biggest difference, both inside and outside the classroom. It is also defined by three core purposes, which are to TEACH and DEVELOP pupils, which effect CHANGE so that schools can be created where no one is disadvantaged.
OAT has a central office in Birmingham and works closely with its academies throughout England, clustered into North, East, West and South regions. The senior team has a proven track record of designing and executing high-quality education at national, regional and institutional levels. This team is overseen by a board with a wealth of national experience and expertise in business and education policy-making, delivery, governance and finance.
We are looking to recruit an outstanding teacher, to work as a Regional Lead Practitioner for Mathematics in some of our highest priority schools across the west region.
The support you offer our leaders and teachers will be vital in ensuring that all of our schools achieve the same successes. Joining a regional school improvement team led by a Regional Director, you will use your passion, subject knowledge and expertise in Maths to drive forward the quality of teaching and learning. Based in multiple schools, you will model great practice through a partial teaching timetable but you will also travel around the region to coach and lead others. This in an exciting role that requires flexibility, a team spirit, and a willingness to learn and it will suit individuals who want to take a step-up and work at a more strategic level in Maths, across a range of schools.
Our expectations are high. We are aiming to ensure that all our schools show strong progress in Maths so that students can progress onto further study, university or employment of their choice.
The successful candidate will:
§ be an outstanding teacher with a proven track record of securing sustained excellent outcomes
§ have up-to-date knowledge of subject curricula and assessment requirements
§ be proficient in teaching Maths, preferably to GCE
§ have proven experience of identifying and implementing effective strategies for improving attainment in Maths in challenging schools at KS3 and KS4
§ have a highly effective style that is both consultative and influential
§ be able to demonstrate resilience, motivation and commitment to driving up standards of achievement
§ be able to work across a group of schools and show significant impact in developing capacity and improving outcomes for young people

How to apply: 

To apply, please submit your completed application form and supporting statement by Friday 3rd May 2019 to recruitment@ormistonacademies.co.uk.
For an informal discussion about the role, or if you have any additional queries, please contact the Regional Director, Paula Arrowsmith at paula.arrowsmith@ormistonacademies.co.uk.
OAT is committed to safeguarding children; successful candidates will be subject to an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check.

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