Post: Lead Practitioner for Mathematics
Required: September 2019
Salary: Lead Practitioner Scale
Join our friendly, thriving and supportive staff team at Lyndon, and you will be in a school where (as reported by OfSTED) ‘Leaders know their school well….their actions to improve the school are effective. Leaders think carefully about pupils’ welfare, take an innovative approach to make sure that they support pupils effectively, (and) have designed a coherent and broad curriculum…as a result, pupils’ progress at key stage 3 is strong’.
Lyndon is part of Summit Learning Trust comprising Lyndon itself, Ninestiles School, Cockshut Hill School, four primary schools and the Sixth Form College Solihull. The leadership team of Lyndon is progressive and has the vision, drive and support to lead the school on a journey of excellence, with staff that have a passion for teaching and learning. Join us and you will be part of an improving school with a strong team ethos. We believe in working collaboratively, sharing ideas and supporting each other to achieve great things.
Here at Lyndon School we aim to create opportunities and support achievement for our students and staff alike. Right now we are looking for inspiring teachers who can bring Mathematics to life – and create a nurturing environment within which everyone can reach their full potential.
Join us and you will be part of a fantastic faculty. We believe in working collaboratively, sharing ideas and supporting each other to achieve great things, as we further develop innovative teaching and learning strategies. You should have experience of teaching Mathematics across the ability range for KS3 and KS4, with a real interest in developing teaching and learning. You will be able to demonstrate your passion for helping to develop a pro-active and supportive culture within the Maths team, leading on current action research to inform best practice. Lyndon is a developing and improving school and this is an exciting opportunity to support that journey of school improvement.
Why work for us?
The Trust offers:
- High quality training and support
- Opportunities to work across a number of schools
- Employee assistance programme
- Employee discount schemes
For a full description of the role and person specification, please see the accompanying documents.
Please download an application form from the link below.
The closing date is midday on Tuesday 21 May 2019; interviews to be held the week after.
We are an equal opportunities employer and we are determined to ensure that no applicant or employee receives less favourable treatment on the grounds of gender reassignment, age, disability, religion or belief, sex, sexual orientation, marital status, pregnancy/maternity or race.
The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of our students and we expect all applicants to share this commitment. All appointments will be subject to an enhanced DBS disclosure, including a Children’s barred list check.