Monthly Archive: September 2016

Secondary Mathematics Teaching for Mastery Specialists

NW Maths Hub 3, working in conjunction with the NCETM, are now seeking applications from secondary schools that wish to nominate ‘lead teachers’ to take part in an important two-year professional development programme leading to the designation of Secondary Mathematics Teaching for Mastery Specialist. Schools nominating teachers for this role would be committed to developing teaching for mastery in their mathematics department and the lead teachers would initially lead this departmental development and, later on, facilitate and support teaching for mastery in other interested secondary schools within their Maths Hub area.

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Funding for the programme:

In Year 1, the Maths Hub will cover the cost of the 10.5 days release time for the nominated Mastery Specialist and any associated costs of hosting TRG meetings. Travel costs to the training residentials will also be covered. In Year 2, the cost of the Mastery Specialist’s work in leading a secondary teaching for mastery Work Group will also be fully covered by the Maths Hub.

How to apply:

Applicants should complete the application form attached and e-mail it to Lisa Bradshaw- , NW Maths Hub 3 Lead, by 5pm on Friday 14th October. All applications should also be copied to the NCETM ( The selection process will be handled by NW Maths Hub

Please feel free to circulate to all Secondary Maths Networks.

I look forward to hearing from you soon.

Kind regards,

Lisa Bradshaw

Director of the St Helens TSA and National Maths Hub NW3