Head of Computer Science

Start date: September 2020
Salary: MPS/UPS, plus £6,869
Contract Type: Full Time
Suitable for NQTs: No

We require, for September 2020, a passionate and highly motivated Head of Computer Science with the ability to teach Computer Science at Key Stages 3, 4 and 5, including GCSE and Level 3. Previous experience of teaching A-Level Computer Science is not a requirement but would be advantageous.

The Computer Science department is responsible for delivering a range of courses across the Key Stages. The department operates within an ‘arts carousel’ in year 7-8 and delivers discrete GCSE and vocational A-Level courses up to university entrance standard. Computer Science is a popular subject at both GCSE and Level 3. The department comprises the Head of Department and two specialist teachers.

If you believe you have the vision and commitment to work in an Academy which seeks to raise achievement, setting consistently high standards for yourself, your team, and your students, please do contact us.

For an application pack and further information, please download from below. Alternatively, and to arrange a pre-application visit, please call us on 01642 577577 or email recruitment@thekingsacademy.org.uk

Please click here for an Application Form
Person Specification – Head of Computer Science
Role Profile – Head of Computer Science
Standard Responsibilities for all Teachers
Skills Requirements for Teachers
The King’s Academy – Context

Closing date: 9am on Monday 24 February 2020
Interviews: w/c  Monday 24 February 2020

The King’s Academy takes its responsibility for safeguarding children very seriously and successful applications will be subject to an Enhanced Disclosure via the DBS, along with standard pre-employment safeguarding checks.