At Cumbria Futures Federation we work at the heart of our communities, preparing our students to thrive in their future communities.  In our schools, everyone is engaged in making continuous progress in a safe, inclusive and ambitious environment.  We have the moral courage to live our values and do the right thing for our students.

We are seeking a Full Time Teacher of Maths to join our small and friendly team, ideally from January 2022 but we will wait until April or September 2022 for the right candidate.  This is a brilliant opportunity for an ambitious and enthusiastic teacher as we are also seeking a Head of Faculty to lead maths and numeracy across our schools – the right candidate would be ideally placed to pick up this role.

This role is working primarily at Solway Community School, but with the expectation that, if required, the successful candidate will also teach in our partner school, Beacon Hill Community School in Aspatria.

Our small, friendly schools provide excellent opportunities to be involved in school-wide activities as well as the challenge of teaching across the age and ability range.  You will be ambitious and inspirational in the classroom, determined to ensure all learners achieve, whatever their ability.

If you feel you share our values and feel you might be ready to take your next step into leadership, then we would like to hear from you.  For an informal conversation about the role and what it is like working for us, please contact the school office to arrange a chat with our Headteacher or Deputy Headteacher.  For additional queries please contact our Director of Finance and Operations on

To apply, please complete the application form below and return with a covering letter to by noon on the closing date.  Remember to include supporting information in the application form, and to refer to the job descriptions below.  CVs will not be accepted.

Closing date for applications Friday 3rd December 2022.  Interviews will be held week commencing 6th December 2022.


Job Description – Head of Faculty

Application Form

Cumbria Futures Federation is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. Successful applicants will be required to undertake an enhanced check with regulated activity via the Disclosure and Barring Service.

Safeguarding our students is vitally important to us.  Our safeguarding policy underpins everything we do.

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