Deadline is today

  • Start date details

    September 2024 / January 2025

  • Closing date

    18 June 2024 at 8am

  • Date listed

    4 June 2024

Job details

Job role

  • Head of department or curriculum

Visa sponsorship

Visas cannot be sponsored

Key stage

Key stage 3, Key stage 4, Key stage 5

Subjects

Computing, ICT

Working pattern

Full time: 1.0FTE

Contract type

Permanent

Pay scale

MPS/UPS TLR 2B

Additional allowances

TLR 2B

What skills and experience we're looking for

Head of Computer Science and IT

1.0 FTE MPS/UPS with TLR2B

Permanent – Start date: September 2024 / January 2025

We want to hear from you if you are a committed, highly motivated Teacher of Computer Science and IT. This is an exciting post for a full-time teacher who is passionate about their subject and is looking to progress into a subject leader role or is already experienced as a subject lead. The ideal candidate will have the ability to deliver a wide range of subjects to both GCSE and A Level students. This is an outstanding opportunity to broaden your subject knowledge and gain experience across KS4 and KS5. The appointed candidate will continue to increase attainment at all key stages and further enhance the provision for students. This is an excellent opportunity for an ambitious future senior leader.

The successful candidate will:

  • be an outstanding teacher with strong leadership skills
  • have a passion for their subject and helping students succeed.
  • teach inspirational lessons consistently.
  • be innovative, creative, enthusiastic – able to deliver results.
  • be proactive and promote positivity.
  • be highly organised with a focus on improving standards and achievement
  • work effectively as part of a team, with strong organisational and communication skills.
  • have a great sense of humour and a positive ‘can do’ attitude.

What the school offers its staff

We offer the successful candidate:

  • opportunity to be part of a strong community and supportive workforce
  • a calm and welcoming environment which enjoys a large amount of green, open spaces
  • supportive induction programme and CPD opportunities
  • free parking
  • onsite catering and nursery
  • ‘My Staff Shop’ benefits – including Cycle to Work scheme
  • discounted access to leisure centre including gym and pool (located next to the college)

Frome College is a successful, vibrant, and forward thinking 13-19 Upper School with approximately 1200 students. It is a fast-moving school undergoing exciting and rapid regeneration. We are based on a stunning campus in easy reach of Bath and Bristol. Frome itself is a thriving market town, with a vibrant artistic community with the renowned Frome Festival, monthly Sunday market and many restaurants and 2 theatres, one of which is on campus.

Closing date: 8am Tuesday 18th June 2024

Visits to school are welcome, please contact the recruitment dept to book an appointment

Commitment to safeguarding

Our organisation is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults. We expect all staff, volunteers and trustees to share this commitment.

Our recruitment process follows the keeping children safe in education guidance.

Offers of employment may be subject to the following checks (where relevant):
childcare disqualification
Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS)
medical
online and social media
prohibition from teaching
right to work
satisfactory references
suitability to work with children

You must tell us about any unspent conviction, cautions, reprimands or warnings under the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975.

Applying for the job

If you're interested in teaching or training to teach in England as an international citizen, we can help you understand your next steps.

Apply for the job by following the link below

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About Frome Community College

School type
Local authority maintained school, ages 13 to 18
Education phase
View all Secondaryjobs
School size
1283 pupils enrolled
Age range
13 to 18
Phone number
01373 465353

Frome College is a successful, vibrant and forward thinking 13 - 19 Upper School with approx. 1300 students. It is a fast moving school undergoing exciting and rapid regeneration. We are based on a stunning campus in easy reach of Bath and Bristol. Frome town itself is a cultured town with many restaurants, 2 theatres (one of which is on site) the renowned Sunday market and a cinema.

Arranging a visit to Frome Community College

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email FCCRecruitment@fromecollege.org.

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