Curriculum Leader of Computer Science

Cove School, Farnborough, Hampshire, GU14 9RN

This job expired on 20 May 2022 – see similar jobs

  • Expected start date

    1 September 2022

  • Application deadline

    20 May 2022 at 12:00pm

  • Date listed

    9 May 2022

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Contract type



MPR/UPR plus TLR 2b (R&R available for exceptional candidate)

Curriculum Leader of Computer Science job summary

An exciting and fulfilling opportunity exists for a passionate and creative teacher and leader to join a talented and committed computing team, at Cove School in Hampshire. The position has arisen due to the long-standing curriculum leader being promoted in a new school.
We are looking for an inspirational individual with the ability to teach 11-16-year-old children computer science. Cove School has a high number of students who opt for the subject and we have strong links with local industries, universities and British / Euro space agencies.
We are a forward-thinking school with a strong sense of community and care for staff and students. You will lead a small dedicated specialist team, whilst supporting whole school STEM and e-learning initiatives. Our aim, quite simply, is to make sure that every child, in every lesson is cared for and achieves academic excellence. That is at the heart of what we believe and try to live up to.
This is a unique opportunity for a collaborative and motivated individual who wants to take the next step in their teaching career by joining a great teaching team. An opportunity exists to develop computing and e-learning school wide for a motivated and innovative individual.
We are looking to appoint a colleague who will:
• Be passionate and committed to motivating and challenging both students and staff
• Keep the profile of Computer Science high within the school
• Work across the school to develop e-learning and be part of STEM initiatives
• Ensure the smooth and effective running of the computing department
• Ensure the computing team maintains high standards in Teaching and Learning and student progress
• Be a forward-thinking, visionary person looking to develop the computer science further
• Have a willingness to contribute to wider school life with a good sense of humour
In return you can expect:
• Excellent support and a wide range of opportunities for professional development. The school has an excellent reputation for ongoing professional development.
• A dedicated team that places students at the heart of everything.
• Great students who are proud to be part of Cove School.
• An open and honest professional culture and learning community.
• A well-resourced curriculum area.
• Personal laptop.
• Plenty of car parking on-site and in easy reach of London, Basingstoke, Surrey border and the south of Hampshire.

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About Cove School

School type
Local authority maintained school, ages 11 to 16
Education phase
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School size
892 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 16
Contact phone number
01252 542397

If you are interested in becoming part of our team, building on our success and joining us on our exciting journey to become an outstanding school, we would love to hear from you.
For further information regarding the Cove School, please visit our website www.coveschool.uk and email l.brauner@coveschool.uk for an application form and further details.
If you wish to discuss the post further and visit the school/computing department you are very welcome. Please phone the main school line to arrange a time on 01252 542397.
Application Procedure:
Completed applications should be returned by: Friday 20th May 2022 (We reserve the right to interview early for the right candidate)

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