Computer Science Chelmsford County High School for Girls, Chelmsford, Essex

Job description

Chelmsford County High School for Girls is one of the most successful girls’ selective schools in the country.

We are offering our students A Level Computer Science from September 2020, which is a great opportunity for someone to take a leading role in developing and delivering the subject. Computer Science is currently taught throughout Key Stage 3 and is a very popular GCSE course.

The position would be ideal for an experienced well-qualified teacher or an NQT. We also offer a Computer Science graduate the opportunity to train with us through the TES Institute, which is a wonderful opportunity to be paid as you train.

Completed applications to be emailed to: Mrs Hazel Bates:

Prospective applicants are invited to visit the School week comencing 13th January 2019.

Closing date for receipt of applications: Wednesday 22nd January 2020

Interview date: To be confirmed

The Governing Body is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff to share in this commitment. The post is subject to an enhanced DBS Clearance.

Essential educational requirements

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Essential qualifications

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Essential skills and experience

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About Chelmsford County High School for Girls

Located in Chelmsford, Essex, Chelmsford County High School for Girls is a selective grammar school for girls aged 11-18. Founded in 1906, it currently has around 900 students. In early 2011, Chelmsford County High School for Girls converted to academy status. It has seen extensive expansion and development over the years, and recently established a new languages centre. Chelmsford County High School for Girls has a wide catchment area and high standards for entry. The school does not produce an in-house entrance exam for prospective Year 7 students, instead using the CEM test also in use by a number of other grammar schools. CCHS accepts new entrants to its Sixth Form, with the admissions criteria here being based on GCSE results. The secondary school has a strong reputation for academic excellence. It maintains this by providing its students with not only a high-quality core curriculum, but also a wide range of extra-curricular activities. Ofsted report “The school makes excellent use of triple specialist status to improve facilities and curricular opportunities and to forge links with the local community. The school’s partnership with others is highly develop, particularly its links with business, industry and higher education. The school is a founder member of the Consortium for School Improvement, a local group that pioneered the ‘leading from the middle’ programme, which ensures that leadership is strong at all levels.”

Broomfield Road, Chelmsford, Essex, CM1 1RW
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