Second in Department – Maths

Second in Department Maths

Grade: MPS/UPS +TLR2B (£4,789 p.a.)

We currently have a vacancy for a 2nd in Department to join our Maths team. We require candidates who have a track record of improving progress and attainment.  This role would be suitable for an excellent practitioner.  The agenda is challenging, but for the right individual this presents an unrivalled opportunity to make a real difference.

The Maths Department promotes an engaging style of teaching, providing high quality learning that inspires and motivates students. We encourage CPD to improve pedagogy amongst staff and like to share best practice.  Individuals are encouraged to discuss subject and teaching both informally and in departmental meetings.

The successful candidate should have a passion for Maths and be able to enthuse and develop a love of this crucial core subject.

 Successful candidates should be able to demonstrate excellent communication skills, coupled with proficient pedagogy. All academy stakeholders have high expectations of our students which you will model.  As part of a successful team you will drive forward the Department and deliver continuous improvement in student outcomes at all levels.  Applicants will have high aspirations and should be able to reinforce numeracy skills, academy-wide, providing a positive impact on student attainment and progress.

Additional responsibilities for the TLR will be based on the skills of the successful candidate and the needs of the department, this will be discussed and agreed as part of the employment offer.

If you want an exciting opportunity to work in a vibrant school in a modern teaching environment that makes a difference to our young people’s lives– we want to hear from you.

To find out more about this role, use the link below to access the applicant information pack.

Second in Department – Maths Applicant Information Pack

To download an application form please use the link below:

NCDAT Application form

Alternatively, please contact the HR Team as below:

By phone –  01207 291188

By e-mail –

Completed application forms should be emailed to

Please do not attach copies of CV’s/qualification certificates. Only the information detailed on the application form will be used as part of the short-listing process. Applications from recruitment agencies will not be accepted.

Closing Date

Midday Monday 12th September 2022

Interview Date

Week commencing 19th September 2022


Job Summary

Location: North Durham Academy
Salary: MPS - UPS +TLR2b
Posted on: 28 July 2022
Closing on: 12/09/2022