Teacher of Computing

Colchester, Essex
TCC - 41848 - CC_1616000137
Date Posted:17 Mar 2021
  1. Secondary, ICT / Computer Science
£131.87 - £213.35 per day
  1. Long-term

Teacher of Computing

Colchester, Essex

Are you a reliable, dedicated, and engaging teacher of Computing seeking work from Easter?
Would you like the opportunity to work in a high achieving, heavily oversubscribed Ofsted rated 'Outstanding' school?

Tradewind Recruitment have been asked by a selective 11 to 19 secondary school in Colchester to assist them in finding a qualified teacher of Computing to join their hard-working team of staff. The school can consider specialists in ICT or Computer Science. The successful Computing teacher will be expected to teach the curriculum to impeccably behaved students, preferably up to KS5. If you are happy to take on a little KS3 Maths this too would be advantageous.

This Ofsted rated 'Outstanding' school is very efficient at sustaining an effective learning community. Passionate teachers combined with a strong academic ethos creates a vibrant climate for students to develop. Students enter the school above the national averages in core subject areas, the team is committed to continual improvement leading to outstanding results in Year 9, GCSE, and Sixth Form.

The successful Computing Teacher will be:
Familiar and confident with the planning and delivery of ICT/Computer Science lessons in line with the National Curriculum.
A committed and reliable teacher dedicated to the role.
Consistently motivated to deliver engaging ICT/Computer Science lessons and set high expectations.
An excellent communicator with outstanding interpersonal skills.
A positive and personable role model for their class.

In return the school offers:
The opportunity to work in a thriving and popular school with high achievement.
A collaborative and highly enjoyable working environment across the school.
Well-equipped and resourced learning environments.
The opportunity to work with students who are well behaved and eager to learn.

With the school situated a short walk from both train and bus stations, this is a great location for those reliant on public transport. There is also plenty of onsite parking available for staff.

To join us and be considered for this exciting post you will:
Need to hold QTS or a recognised equivalent teaching qualification.
Hold a degree in Computing or closely related subject.
Three reasonable A Level results, preferably in Computing or related subjects.
Good GCSE results, especially within ICT/Computer Science.
Be subject to an Enhanced DBS Disclosure, Overseas Police Clearances (if applicable) and professional reference checks.
Cover the last 10 years of employment history where possible and any employment breaks must be explained.
Have the legal right to work in the UK.

If you are interested in this exciting Computing post teaching ICT/Computer Science, click apply today. Alternatively call Tim on 01245 806737 for more information.

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