Subject Leader of Maths - President Kennedy School
President Kennedy School, Coventry
Subject Leader of Maths
TMS/UPS + TLR 1d (£12,898)
Full time - starting 1st September 2017
"President Kennedy School is one of the top performing non-selective state schools in England" David Laws, MP Minister of State for Schools
This is an exciting time to join The Futures Trust. The Trust is passionate about building brighter futures for the young people who attend its schools, and is a rapidly growing and successful Multi Academy Trust driven by a set of compelling values:
- Learners First - teachers and leaders totally focused upon the educational benefit of our students
- It's about learning - students, teachers and leaders focused upon developing and improving their learning
- No Barriers - no excuses, only support to ensure students, teachers and leaders maximise their achievement
We are seeking to appoint an outstanding Maths teacher to lead one of the largest and most successful departments in the school. This is an exciting time to join President Kennedy School and the Futures Trust; an ambitious and innovative leader will thrive in this environment and will be offered plentiful opportunity for further progression.
As a qualified Maths teacher and proven leader, you will possess a passion for raising achievement in Maths and an aptitude for overcoming barriers to learning. Dynamic and creative, you will be an excellent team player and able to lead and inspire others around you.
The Maths department is extremely successful and delivers outstanding results in Key Stage 4 and Key Stage 5. In 2016, Maths performance at GCSE was placed in the third percentile for progress whilst the A Level Maths cohort achieved a value added score of +0.6.
Staff at President Kennedy School are supported by experienced senior teachers who commit generously of their time to train and develop colleagues. The school offers focused CPD for all staff based on their future aspirations, and has a proven track record of developing excellent teachers and leaders.
At President Kennedy School everything we do is focused on Building Brighter Futures for our students, our staff and our community. We are an outstanding school with excellent examination results year after year. In 2016 66% of our students achieved 5 A*-C (English and Maths) and 68% secured 5 GCSEs graded A*-C. These results placed the school in the top 1% of schools nationally for progress. In July 2013 the school was judged outstanding in all areas by Ofsted. The school is heavily over-subscribed and an entirely new school building is underway and due for completion in summer 2017.
Employees of the Trust have access to:
- Supported professional development
- The Teachers' Pension Scheme
- Childcare Vouchers
- Occupational Health Services
Visits to the school are welcomed and encouraged, please contact Paul Hunt at Hays Education to arrange this.
For more information and to request an application pack including job description and application form, please contact Paul Hunt on:
Closing date: midnight on Sunday 5th March 2017
Interviews: To be held week commencing 6th March 2017
Please also see our dedicated recruitment site: