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Head of Computer Science Opportunity - Twickenham - September

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Head of Computer Science Teaching role - Twickenham - September 2018.

This is an opportunity for a talented or aspiring teacher of Computer Science who is seeking to make an impact and to develop their management responsibility as Deputy Head of Computer Science. We are seeking to appoint an enthusiastic and committed teacher of science on the challenge as 2iC position and further the development and innovation of the department.

Computer Science is a strong, successful and innovative department achieving good results at all key stages. The department is very well resourced with suites of computers and high quality technician support. Staff will be teaching in their own fully equipped laboratories with interactive whiteboards. In this position you will be expected to provide engaging Science lessons to KS3. This post will also require overseeing the Computer Science Department, Managing Teachers and Mentoring NQTs.

We would like to meet experienced practitioners as Computer science teacher or a coordinator who is ready to take their career to the next level.

Our school is a high perform community school in Twickenham, co-ed 11-16 -close to the train station - with a good ethos and a platform for a talented teacher to do well. We promote a high standard in teaching and learning to ensure that our pupils achieve their full potential. As well as care to both our staff and pupil.


The ideal candidate must have the following:

  • A formal secondary teaching qualification, either a Secondary PGCE or equivalent and hold QTS
  • Able to teach subject to a high standard, GCSE primarily
  • A proven track record of delivering strong results
  • A willingness to actively contribute to curriculum development
  • A genuine belief that every child matters
  • Have a strong subject knowledge
  • Have ambition and a passion for learning
  • Be able to deliver outstanding classroom practice
  • Have high expectations of all learners
  • Be able to work collaboratively with others The successful candidate will be a consistently good or outstanding practitioner. You will be committed to raising the achievement of all learners by ensuring that teaching across the faculty is of the highest quality and is innovative, engaging and enjoyable. The department has a strong reputation, founded on innovative practice and a curriculum that engages and challenges students.

If interested, please send your CV today!

All applicants will require the appropriate qualification and training for this role. For teacher roles, we require a formally recognised teaching qualification. For Support staff our minimum requirement is GCSE English & Maths (A-C) or equivalent.

All pay rates quoted will be inclusive of 12.07% statutory holiday pay.

Teaching Personnel is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. All candidates must undertake or have undertaken a valid enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check. Full assistance provided.

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