Full Time Teacher - KS3/4 Computing Shenstone Lodge School, Lichfield, Staffordshire

Job description

Shenstone Lodge School is a two site special school. We aim to be outstanding as we educate and support our students who experience social, emotional and mental health difficulties.

This post is based at The Brades Lodge, Tividale, West Midlands, B69 2HA.

(The ability to teach an additional subject/s would be an advantage)

The Brades Lodge School educates and supports approximately 35 students in Key Stage 3 & 4 who experience Social, Emotional and Mental Health Difficulties.

The Governing Body are seeking to appoint an excellent teacher with the ability to plan and lead our developing KS3/4 Computing curriculum. The post is suitable for a skilled and experienced teacher, or for an ambitious person who is relatively new to teaching and who can see potential in making their mark on this school.

As the Brades Lodge is a small school you will also be required to teach other subjects, including Maths, to a reasonable level at Key stage 3.

Shenstone Lodge School has attracted a staff team with a wealth of experiences. You will be joining a highly motivated team of professionals who are looking to develop an outstanding model of inclusive education featuring personalised curriculums and a large variety of extra curricular experiences.

We have a strong commitment to supporting and training staff.

The successful candidate will:

plan, prepare and deliver innovative lessons in Computing and lead its development at The Brades Lodge.
deliver outstanding lessons and outcomes
inspire a love for learning amongst students who have a wide range of needs
be committed to ensuring that all young people achieve success and to ensure that the outcomes for students are maximised
have proven ability to motivate young people and classroom support staff
be flexible in both your approach to students and the school itself
demonstrate a clear understanding of and ability to manage challenging behaviour
Shenstone Lodge School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. This position is subject to an Enhanced Disclosure check under the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974.

This post is covered by Part 7 of the Immigration Act (2016) and therefore the ability to speak fluent and spoken English is an essential requirement for this role’

Salary: Teacher Main Pay Range £23,720 - £35,008

Allowances: SEN £2,149

Individualised Training package and CPD

Contribution to teachers pension scheme

Closing Date: Friday 20th September 2019 at midday

Short listing Date: 23rd September – 27th September 2019

Interview Date: Thursday 10th October 2019

Start Date: As soon as possible

Application forms and details of the post can be obtained below and returned to:

SIPS Education Limited, Guardian House, Cronehills Linkway, West Bromwich, B70 8GS.

Tel: 0121 296 3000. Email: hr@sipseducation.co.uk

Please ensure application forms are signed if sending via email.

If you are successful in being short-listed for interview, you will be contacted by email within 28 working days of the closing date. If you do not receive such an e-mail, please conclude that you have not been short-listed.

Interested candidates are welcome to visit the school on Thursday 5th September at 2:10pm, please contact the school office on 0121 552 3125.

Essential educational requirements

Must hold QTS

Essential qualifications

Must hold QTS

Essential skills and experience

Specialist Computing teacher familiar
with KS3 and GCSE curriculums
 Experience of successful curriculum
development and leadership
 Experience of the effective use of
assessment and analysis of data in raising
 Experience of implementing school self evaluation processes and analysing data,
informing actions for improvement

About Shenstone Lodge School

Birmingham Road, Lichfield, Staffordshire, WS14 0LB
Not Applicable
Special School
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