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Director of Cambridge Mathematics

Job Description

Job Description

The Director of Cambridge Mathematics will lead the strategic work to further develop a flexible and interconnected digital framework and products to reimagine mathematics education age 3-19. The role will align our expert teams in Maths Education to support our current business strategies that make the most of our diverse range of skills and capabilities, joining those up where they add value to the Teacher and Learner. The role is also responsible for ensuring Cambridge Mathematics sustainability to deliver impact, usage and profitable revenue growth.

Creating a culture of inclusion, collaboration, empowerment, innovation and excellence

You will create an environment where we make the most for our people and their wide range of talent, working closely with colleagues across Cambridge University Press and Assessment, as well as the wider University, ensuring that synergise are maximised and best practice is established and shared.

Candidate Description

With a further qualification in in mathematics education or mathematics education research you will have experience of curriculum or course development, leading significant and large-scale projects in an educational context on time.

You'll have evidence of building successful partnerships and relationships and an awareness of subject issues relevant to mathematics, confident in debating the subject at a high level with academics, teachers, stakeholders, and other interested parties.

So public speaking skills are required as you will deliver professional training, participate in public forums, and speak authoritatively on mathematics education matters.

Sound knowledge, experience and understanding of mathematical teaching & learning pedagogy, with the ability to translate these into engaging, practical products which support the development of real mathematical understanding.

Employer Description

We are Cambridge University Press & Assessment, a world-leading academic publisher and assessment organisation, and a proud part of the University of Cambridge. Our mission is to contribute to society through the pursuit of education, learning, and research at the highest international levels of excellence. Which is why every year, we give vital support to millions of people in more than 170 countries around the world. From teachers and learners to researchers and academics, we help to build confidence, unlock potential, and enable success. We give people the opportunity to show what they've learnt, we spread knowledge, spark enquiry, and aid understanding.

We achieve this by embracing change, and continuously focusing on our customers' needs. And by collaborating, and carefully listening to our customers and to each other, we keep moving forward, keep innovating, and keep finding newer and better ways of doing things.

Leveraging Cambridge University's roles in maths education

A Director of Cambridge Mathematics is required to build on the success of this major strategic programme, to continue to develop and realise the vision for Cambridge Maths.

Internationally known and respected for our approach to mathematics education, Cambridge University Press & Assessment is committed to being a place where anyone can enjoy a successful career, where it's safe to speak up, and where we learn continuously to improve together. We welcome applications from all candidates, regardless of demographic characteristics (age, disability, educational attainment, ethnicity, gender, marital status, neurodiversity, religion, sex, and sexual identity), cultural, or social class/background.

We believe that diversity of thought, background, and approach create better outcomes. More importantly, fostering an inclusive culture is the right thing to do, and it's part of how we achieve our purpose: to contribute to society through the pursuit of education, learning and research at the highest international levels of excellence. Ensuring that anyone, no matter who they are, feels they belong here is an essential part of who we are and the contribution we make to society, and to our planet.

To enable an environment which our people can thrive in, our customers benefit from, and where work complements life, we empower everyone to manage their time and capacity, and to prioritise their wellbeing. That's why from day one everyone at Cambridge University Press & Assessment can discuss flexible working options to find the best solution for them and their role., Cambridge University Printing House, Shaftesbury Road, Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, UK, CB2 8BS Loading… Open In Google Maps Loading… Enlarge Map Loading