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Mathematics Lead Practitioner – Vacancy

  • January 2021 start
  • £35,208-£50,119 per annum (plus cost of living pay award, currently pending approval)

Do you love teaching mathematics and like to collaborate with passionate colleagues in a team committed to being at the forefront of pedagogical practice? If so, The JCB Academy has an exciting opportunity for you to join our warm and welcoming community.

We are seeking to appoint a committed and inspiring Lead Practitioner of Mathematics to join our supportive, enthusiastic and collaborative team starting in January 2021.

This role will require high levels of personal and professional commitment and the ability to work successfully as part of a team will be essential. The successful candidate will be an excellent leader, highly adaptable and flexible, and will need a strong work ethic.

As a Lead Practitioner, you will have responsibility for leading the development of mathematics pedagogy across the team and sharing best practice throughout the academy. This will involve coaching colleagues and developing and implementing teaching and learning initiatives and strategies throughout the department and sharing this across The JCB Academy which will raise the teaching practice of all members of staff and therefore learner standards and progress.

The JCB Academy is innovative, unique and unlike any other school, developing business leaders and engineers from Y9 to Sixth Form and providing Intermediate (level 2) and Advanced (level 3) apprenticeship programmes. With cutting-edge facilities, world-leading partners and genuine industrial challenges that bring theory to life, our learners are equipped with aptitudes and skills that prestigious apprenticeship providers, universities and global companies look for in future business leaders and engineers.

The JCB Academy offers learners a unique curriculum developed by academy and its core partners. Working with the likes of Bosch Rexroth, JCB, Toyota and Harper Adams University, we ensure that the curriculum is embedded in real industrial practice and includes genuine industrial challenges. Our aim is to provide a world class experience to learners and staff.

This role offers first class career development opportunities, excellent CPD, wonderful learners, an innovative education vision, great links to industry and higher education and an opportunity to work in a unique environment with fantastic facilities. We have a strong track record of leadership development and succession planning for an ambitious candidate who is keep to progress into leadership in the future.

You have the opportunity to play a central role in an exceptional academy – if this sounds like the role for you and you share our passion for developing the engineers and business leaders of the future, we’d love to hear from you!

Please contact the HR Department (01889 506100 or if you would like any additional information or would like to arrange an informal visit.