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TEACHER OF COMPUTER SCIENCE
Required September 2020
The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.
Are you passionate about your subject and about how to engage young people so they achieve their very best? Do you enjoy working with others to ensure the highest standards of teaching and learning in Computer Science?
We have an exciting opportunity for an excellent teacher to join our highly committed, supportive and experienced ICT and Business Studies Department. This post is suitable for experienced practitioners or NQT's. The successful candidate will be expected to teach at both KS3 and KS4 and there will be an opportunity to teach at KS5 for a suitably qualified candidate. Staff morale is high at our school; we have an excellent induction programme and a commitment to professional development for all staff. All teaching staff are provided with a laptop.
Our ICT and Business Studies Department is well resourced and you will have access to a range of exciting cross curricular activities. The successful candidate will want to bring their passion and enthusiasm for Computer Science to encourage, motivate and engage our students and continue to raise standards in this high performing department.
Our oversubscribed school achieved a 'GOOD' rating in its Ofsted inspection in February 2017 and we have a commitment to supporting students in developing as well-rounded individuals as well as achieving their academic potential.
Great Baddow High School is very well thought of locally. Our motto, which translates as 'always striving for higher things' encapsulates our vision for our students and staff.
Under normal circumstances pre-application visits are warmly encouraged particularly during the working day in order to view our students and teachers working together in well-equipped, specialist classrooms, using modern technologies and resources.
Please apply by downloading the application form and sending it to email@example.com
Closing date: Midday on Friday 24 April 2020
Please note we reserve the right to close this vacancy early, therefore, we encourage candidates to complete and return applications at their earliest convenience.
Information about the School
Great Baddow High School is a happy and successful 11-18 school benefitting from a large site and excellent specialist accommodation.
Our curriculum is broad and varied and provides opportunities for all learners to achieve; we pride ourselves on balancing modern approaches and technologies with traditional values.
A large proportion of our students stay on to join the sixth form and are joined by students from elsewhere. We have a very good sixth form centre and our sixth formers make a valuable contribution to the life of the school.
Great Baddow High School is a specialist science and sports college and is a centre of excellence for the region. Our students benefit from a vast number of enrichment opportunities in many other areas.
Our motto, always striving for higher things, encapsulates our vision for our students and staff.