UTC Portsmouth, London Rd, Portsmouth, PO2 9DU

Tel: 023 9312 0200

Fax/Email: vacancies@utcportsmouth

Job details

Salary - UTC Leadership Scale L3 - L11 £42,398 to £50,476 (FTE)

Actual salary - £25,438 - £30,285 (approx) - starting salary subject to experience & 


Hours - 0.6 FTE (3 days per week to be agreed) - fixed term until 30th April 2020

Closing date - Monday 14th January 2019 (Noon)

Interview date - t.b.c.

UTC Portsmouth is seeking to appoint an enthusiastic educational professionalwith substantial experience of teaching A level Mathematics, Further Mathematics and/or Core Maths to take on the role of Advanced Mathematics SupportProgramme Area Coordinator for the South East 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 South East 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 tostudents in Key Stage 4

● organising tuition for students of Further Mathematics, whenschools and colleges are unable to provide it directly themselves

● organising professional development for teachers of GCSE, A levelMaths and Further Maths, and Core Maths

● advising and supporting schools and colleges with developing theirlevel 3 mathematics provision

● coordinating support for students preparing for universitymathematics entrance examinations

● liaising with Maths Hubs and other stakeholders to improve level 3mathematics in your area

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


To apply, please forward an application form together with your personal statement and a letter of application. Your supporting statement should outline how you satisfy the experience elements of the person specification. For candidates invited to interview, these responses will be explored further together with the other elements of the person specification.

Your application should include full contact details (address, daytime, home and mobile telephone numbers and email address) and details of two referees. For each referee please provide names, position, organisation, telephone numbers and email addresses. One of these must be your current /most recent employer.

Please send your completed application by e-mail to vacancies@utcportsmouth.org. All applications will be acknowledged.

The starting date will be be ASAP. The post is offered for a fixed initially term until 30 th April 2020in the first instance.

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Data Protection Act 1998

You should be aware that the information you have provided will be stored on UTC Portsmouth’s recruitment database and will only be used to process your application. It will not be passed to any other organisations with the exception of those involved in the selection process for this post.

Should you have any queries or would like a confidential conversation, then please contact ourHR team at vacancies@utcportsmouth.org or on 02393 120 200..