Teacher of Computer Science
Closing Date: Friday 1st December 2023
Interviews: will be held as soon as possible after the closing date
Start date: 1st September 2024
Contract type: Permanent Full Time
Salary: MPS/UPS (there may be the possibility of a TLR for the right candidate)
The Corsham School Academy Group seeks to appoint an enthusiastic, motivated and inspirational Teacher of Computing. The successful candidate will be a dynamic practitioner who models excellent practice, has students’ progress at the forefront of their teaching, will play a key role in developing their subject specialism courses across Key Stages 3, 4 and 5, and have a willingness to contribute to the extracurricular life of the school. This is an exciting opportunity for an exceptional ECT or more experienced teacher to join us and significantly contribute to our school. A TLR may be available for the right candidate.
The ideal candidate will be:
- be an inspirational and passionate IT and Computing teacher
- be a professional who can work in partnership with parents and other stakeholders
- be passionate about raising attainment in a classroom environment with students of all abilities
- be able to show evidence of continually improving the teaching and learning of their subject through schemes of work and extra-curricular activities.
The Corsham School is part of a small Multi Academy Trust serving the market town of Corsham and surrounding villages. It is situated in North Wiltshire, on the outskirts of the Cotswolds, 8 miles from Bath and within easy reach of the M4.
The Corsham School is a ‘Good’ School where ‘Pupils behave well in and out of lessons, are respectful of each other and learn well in a secure, friendly and supportive setting.’ Ofsted Sept 2019
The Corsham School offers: -
- Enthusiastic, friendly and hardworking students with excellent attitudes to learning
- A caring and supportive department, staff body and wider school community
- A commitment to professional development and career progression opportunities
- A full programme of induction and support; we are committed to staff well-being, and are a very happy school where staff morale is high.
As part of the remuneration package, The Corsham School Academy Group offers excellent Employee Benefits, including a Contributory Pension Scheme, Employee Assistance Programme, Cycle to Work Scheme, together with discounts on High Street shopping, Cinema Tickets and Holidays.
If you wish to apply for this position, please apply via the application form. A separate letter (no more than 2 sides A4) addressed to the Headteacher should indicate how your qualifications and experience make you a suitable candidate for this post. Please download and complete the Application Form, and return to the school via email to: firstname.lastname@example.org
The closing date for this advert has been set. However, applications will be reviewed as they are received, and we would therefore encourage candidates to apply as soon as they can do so, as the advert may close sooner if a suitable candidate is identified and successfully interviewed.
The Corsham School Academy Group is committed to safeguarding children and young people.
All appointments are subject to the school receiving two satisfactory references, one of which will include your current/last employer. This appointment is also subject to you providing relevant documents to the school proving your legal right to work in the UK, clearance from the Disclosure and Barring Service of an enhanced check for regulated activity, and confirmation of your professional qualifications.
On acceptance of a job offer, a pre-employment health check will be completed. The appointment is conditional on all of the above checks being satisfactory. It is an offence to apply for a role within regulated activity if the applicant is barred from engaging in regulated activity with children.