Head of Computing John Flamsteed Community School, Ripley, Derbyshire

Job description

Main Pay Scale plus TLR 1a

We are looking to appoint an inspirational and dynamic Head of Computing to join us on our journey to academic excellence.

John Flamsteed Community School is an Ofsted rated ‘Good’ school located in Denby, Derbyshire within easy reach of Nottingham, Derby, Sheffield and the Peak District. We are a founding member of the East Midlands Education Trust and work in close partnership with other academies within the Trust to ensure opportunities for continuing professional development. We enjoy an excellent local reputation and our intake has expanded from four to six forms of entry in recent years.

Visitors are impressed by our confident and articulate pupils as well as the smart appearance and excellent behaviour of our students. This is an excellent opportunity for a talented teacher to join a thriving school and work with students who are keen to learn.

An opportunity has arisen for an enthusiastic, motivated and ambitious leader who has experience of achieving success with students at GCSE level along with the understanding and experience of implementing effective strategies for improving learning across the computing curriculum.

For further details of the post and an application form, please visit www.emet.academy/vacancies

Completed application forms and letters of application should be returned to: recruitment@emet.academy

Please note that we are unable to accept CVs for this post.

If you have any further questions, please contact Jackie Hampton (PA to the Headteacher) by email: hamptonj@jfcs.org.uk.

Safeguarding Children and Safer Recruitment

John Flamsteed Community School is committed to Safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. All posts are subject to an enhanced Disclosure check. We welcome applications from all who feel they have the qualities to contribute to this Academy regardless of age, gender, ethnicity or religion.

Closing date for applications: noon Thursday 27 February 2020.

Essential educational requirements

Good Honours Degree

Essential qualifications

Qualified Teacher Status in Computing

Essential skills and experience

To lead the management of the business planning function of the department, and to ensure that the planning activities of the department reflect the needs of the students and the aims and objectives of the Academy.

Leadership or Management training

Provide good pastoral care of students


About John Flamsteed Community School

Address
Derby Road, Ripley, Derbyshire, DE5 8NP
Phase
Secondary
Type
Academy
Website
John Flamsteed Community School website (opens in a new window)