Monthly Archive: May 2019

Maths Intervention Briefings

NW Maths hub 3 will be offering FREE Maths Intervention programmes in 2019-20.

The two programmes are as follows:

  • Intervention in a Mastery Context (IMC)
  • Maths and SEND

We are holding HT/SLT briefing to find out more

These will take place on:

Knowsley and Surrounding Areas:
Tuesday 18th June, 1.30-3.00pm at Knowsley Suites Hotel, Ribblers Ln, Liverpool, Knowsley, Prescot L34 9HA

Wigan and Surrounding Areas:
Friday 21st June, 9.30-11.00am at The Edge conference centre, Riveredge, Wigan WN3 5AB

Sefton and Surrounding Areas:
Tuesday 18th June, 9.30-11.00am at Formby Hall, Southport Old Road, Formby, Liverpool L37 0AB

We have now trained 150 schools involving 300 participants for IMC (over 3 years) and 69 teachers have participated in the Maths and SEND project (this is an innovation project this year).

If you would like to book a place on the briefing to see if your school would like to be involved then please contact: Paula Foster, Administrator

Many thanks in advance, we look forward to seeing you then.

Primary TFM Specialist recruitment round- NOW OPEN

Do you (or a Colleague) want to become a Primary Mastery Specialist?

Following the successful first four cohorts of the Mastery Specialist programme, the NCETM and Maths Hubs are now seeking to recruit a fifth cohort of expert primary school teachers to develop and work as Primary Mastery Specialists. The document attached gives information about the programme and how teachers and their schools can apply to be involved.


In the development year, 2019/20, your Maths Hub will fund the cost of 15 days release time for the Mastery Specialist’s work and the cost of travel to the NCETM launch conference. There will also be some financial assistance to help schools purchase textbooks from the DfE approved list. In 2020/21 and in 2021/22, your Maths Hub will fund the cost of up to 33 days release time for the Mastery Specialist’s work and the cost of travel for school support visits.

How to apply

Applicants, in conjunction with their headteacher, should complete the form attached and submit it to the NCETM (  by Monday 20 May at 5pm. You will receive a confirmation of receipt email from the NCETM. Maths Hub NW3 will then make contact with you with more details about the selection process.

We look forward to hearing from you soon.