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Lead Practitioner of Maths - Full-time

The Victory Academy , Chatham

  • Ref:KCC887-6907-409T
  • Posted:25/05/2023
  • Pay:£47,226-£51,482
  • Start Date:September 23
  • App Close Date:11/06/2023 at 23:45
  • Interviews:TBC


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Lead Practitioner of Maths

TSAT Lead Practitioner Scale LP3 – LP7 £47,226 - £51,482 per annum 

Contract: Permanent, Full-time hours - We also welcome applications from applicants seeking part time hours 

As a Trust Lead Practitioner, you will be responsible for supporting the professional development of our teaching staff and ensuring high-quality teaching practices are implemented in the classroom. This role is a key position in our Trust leadership team, and we are looking for exceptional candidates who can lead by example and inspire subject staff to achieve their best. 

This role will be split between 4 days working at The Victory Academy and 1 day per a week in Trust role. The successful candidate will be a qualified, motivated and enthusiastic teacher of Maths who has a positive and open approach to learning. 

Your New Role: 

  • You will lead on the development and implementation of teaching and learning strategies in our schools in your subject
  • Provideexpert coaching and mentoring to teachers to improve their practice and ensure high-quality teaching standards are maintained 
  • Work closely with the Trust Leadership Team to develop and implement policies and procedures related to teaching and learning
  • Lead on the development and delivery of staff training programmes to enhance teaching practices and student outcomes
  • Monitor and evaluate the impact of teaching and learning initiatives in schools
  • Support the Associate Leader at The Victory Academy to embed excellent practice in the Maths Department

What you’ll need to succeed: 

  • Qualified teacher status with a minimum of 5 years’ teaching experience
  • Willingness to support cross phase from KS1 to KS5
  • Proven track record of outstanding teaching practice and student outcomes 
  • Experience in coaching and mentoring teachers to improve their practice
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to build positive   relationships with staff, parents, and students
  • Ability to work collaboratively with others and lead a team effectively
  • Strong organisational skills and ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously
  • A passion for teaching and a commitment to ongoing professional development

Early applications are encouraged and we reserve the right to close the vacancy if a suitable candidate is found.

Visits to our schools are encouraged. To arrange a visit please contact Aimee Green.

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. This post is subject to an enhanced DBS check. As per KCSIE we will also undertake online searches for all shortlisted candidates.

Information about the school

At The Victory Academy, we pride ourselves on being a welcoming and caring school. Our strong staff-pupil relationships create an environment where students know that we’ve got their back and genuinely care about their well-being—even those who find learning challenging. Here, pupils celebrate and respect each other’s uniqueness, echoing one student’s sentiment: “You can be who you want to be here.” (Ofsted 2023)

Our campus provides an inspiring backdrop for growth and discovery. With excellent resources at your fingertips, you’ll thrive as an educator. We boast a robust arts education program, including a prestigious Platinum Artsmark award—an achievement held by less than 1% of schools in England.

We believe in the individuality of each person. Every member of our community possesses unique gifts and talents, which we nurture and channel. Our curriculum ensures that all students, regardless of their starting points, achieve their academic potential. When they leave The Victory Academy, they’ll be dynamic contributors to society.

Join us in shaping the future! Apply today and be part of our vibrant educational community

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We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of all our students. You are advised that this post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975 (Amendment) (England and Wales) Order 2020 and therefore this post is subject to an Enhanced Disclosure Application to the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS). Please be aware that schools are also required to undertake online recruitment checks on shortlisted candidates under changes to Keeping Children Safe in Education.