Head of Computing Goodwin Academy, Deal

Job description

We are currently recruiting for an exceptional Head of Computing to join Goodwin Academy. Goodwin Academy is a vibrant and engaging Key Stage 3-5 mixed Academy, which is sponsored by the Thinking Schools Academy Trust.

Our core aim is to bring out the best in everyone, so that all students achieve the highest standards of which they are capable. Our wish is for every student to have a successful and enjoyable education. We believe it is our responsibility to create an environment where every young person is able to develop and become a confident, well-rounded and motivated individual and to aspire to be the best that they can be.

Essential educational requirements

As per job description.

Essential qualifications

Be a qualified and experienced Computing or ICT Teacher

Essential skills and experience

Be a qualified and experienced Computing or ICT Teacher
Be able to consistently deliver good or outstanding practice
Be experienced in planning an appropriate and challenging curriculum
Have a thorough knowledge of present curriculum developments, particularly those relating to computing and ICT.
Be an inspiring teacher with real enthusiasm for the subject
Be able to motivate his/her pupils
Be committed to high standards for both staff and students
Be prepared to contribute to the extra-curricular life of the Academy
Have excellent knowledge/experience of teaching Computing
Implement and support all Academy policies
Be able to raise standards of teaching, learning and progress to ensure all subject staff deliver and all students receive Good and Outstanding lessons.
Be able to coach and mentor subject staff to raise standards in learning and progress to be Good and Outstanding.

Employee benefits

A newly built school with a stunning teaching environment and state of the art technology
Excellent gym facilities
Regular CPD and social events, including Trust CPD days, the Trust Christmas party and regular Trust theatre trips to London
Support from across the Trust to help you deliver outstanding practice through resources, mentoring and school visits

About Goodwin Academy

Hamilton Road, Deal, CT14 9BD