Head of Maths - SEMH School

Lincolnshire, DN21 Amy Bevan
Permanent/Full Time £30,000.00 - £45,000.00

Posted 23 days ago

Head of Maths

Gainsborough, Lincolnshire


Temp to Perm (Permanent contract after 3 month probation period)

Simply Education are working with an SEMH secondary school in Gainsborough who are seeking a Head of Maths to support, hold accountable, develop and lead a team of teachers focusing on this curricular area to ensure high standards of teaching and learning and the wellbeing of staff and students.

The school is part of a fast-growing group of Independent Schools providing specialist educational services for 11-16 year-old students with social, emotional and mental health (SEMH) issues.


As a Head of Maths, your role will be:  

-To agree, monitor and evaluate the subject pupil progress targets in KS3 and KS4 to make a measurable contribution to whole school targets.

-To lead curriculum development to ensure the delivery of an appropriate, comprehensive, high quality and cost-effective curriculum programme.

-To engage all subject staff in the creation, consistent implementation, and improvement of schemes of work which encapsulate key school learning strategies.

-To review teaching and learning and monitoring the progress of pupils.

-To provide regular feedback for subject colleagues in a way which recognises good practice and supports their progress against performance management objectives.

 -To assist the designated SLT line manager in the annual review of the standards of leadership, teaching and learning in the subject area, consistent with the procedures in the school.

-To ensure all subject staff understand, and are actively implementing, the key aspects of the school’s behaviour and inclusion polices.

-To act as a role model in leading subject staff in own high-quality teaching, continuous professional development and professional presence in the department.

-To contribute to the development of whole school strategic planning and policies.

-To ensure the school safeguarding/child protection policy is adhered to and concerns are raised in accordance with this policy.

-To carry out tasks as reasonably required by the Headteacher and other members of the Senior Leadership Team,


To be a successful Head of Maths, you will need to:

-Be an experienced, fully qualified teacher with QTS

-Have strong behaviour management skills

-Have experience working with SEN / SEMH – desirable

-Have excellent organisational skills

-Be confident managing a team of teachers


All candidates who register with Simply Education will have 2 years referencing taken up and will be required to have an enhanced DBS check completed. All offers are conditional upon satisfactory background checks.  

If you're interested in this role, please click 'apply now' or forward an up-to-date copy of your CV via email to: amy@simplyeducation.co.uk

If this job isn't quite right for you but you are looking for a new job in education, please still contact your local Lincoln office on 01522 370172 for a confidential discussion on your career and different opportunities that are available.


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