Advanced Maths Support Programme (AMSP) Area Coordinator

Job Roles:
Other - schools related roles, Co-ordinator
Organisation Type:
Secondary Education
Secondary School/Academy
Contract Type:
Part Time
Subject Area:
East of England
Contract Term:
Fixed Term
Salary Description:
6th Sep 2018
Start Date:
Sir Isaac Newton Sixth Form
Job Ref:

Advanced Maths Support Programme (AMSP) Area Coordinator - 0.6FTE

Sir Isaac Newton Sixth Form is seeking to appoint an enthusiastic educational professional with substantial experience of teaching A level Mathematics, Further Mathematics and/or Core Maths to take on the role of Advanced Mathematics Support Programme Area Coordinator in the East of England region. This post is part of the national Advanced Mathematics Support Programme (AMSP).

You will play a key role in the operation of the AMSP, working as part of a team of Area Coordinators across the East of England region. You will be responsible for the effective management of support for schools and colleges in improving the teaching and learning of level 3 mathematics in order to increase student participation in your area.

This work includes:

Organising activities and events to promote level 3 mathematics to students in Key Stage 4
organising tuition for students of Further Mathematics, when schools and colleges are unable to provide it directly themselves organising professional development for teachers of GCSE, A level Maths and Further Maths, and Core Maths advising and supporting schools and colleges with developing their level 3 mathematics provision coordinating support for students preparing for university mathematics entrance examinations liaising with Maths Hubs and other stakeholders to improve level 3 mathematics in your area.

The successful candidate will have substantial experience of teaching Core Maths and/or A level Mathematics and Further Mathematics, outstanding organisational and project coordination skills, excellent communication skills, excellent IT skills, the ability to build and maintain good professional relationships, and will be a confident and enthusiastic teacher with a passion for mathematics.

We are committed to offering excellent professional opportunities and learning opportunities for our staff, through careful support and personalised CPD. We offer a structured and specific induction programme that has been praised by staff for its support and expertise.

The starting date is January 1 2019 or as soon as possible before this date. The post is offered for a fixed term until April 30 2020 in the first instance.

Closing date for applications is: Midday, Monday, October 1 2018
Interview date: Monday, October 8 2018

To apply for this role please complete the application form for teaching roles and the personal and recruitment monitoring form.

Sir Isaac Newton Sixth Form is a Partner Institution for the Advanced Mathematics Support Programme, which is a government funded project managed by Mathematics in Education and Industry (MEI). The successful applicant would be employed by Sir Isaac Newton Sixth Form.

Inspiration Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people, and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.
All staff appointments are subject to satisfactory references and enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service checks. We are an equal opportunities employer.

Closing Date:
Contact Details:
Sir Isaac Newton Sixth Form
Tel: 01603 280940
Contact: Human Resources

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