Head of Department - ICT and Computer Science

Central Academy, Birmingham, West Midlands


Job details

Job role Teacher, Leadership
Subject ICT
Working pattern Full-time only
Salary MPS/UPS

Job summary

Central Academy Birmingham are recruiting for an experienced Teacher to be our Head of Department - ICT and Computer Science. As one of the family of schools run by CORE Education Trust, we ensure our CORE values are at the heart of everything we do.

Collaboration Opportunity Respect Excellence

To lead the development of the curriculum, Teaching & Learning and assessment across ICT and Computer Science, including the development of appropriate syllabus, schemes of work, lesson plans, resources, and assessment materials.

What you'll need to succeed:

You will need the ability to think strategically, creatively and to prioritise your workload. Excellent communication and interpersonal skills are essential along with being resilient and able to work under pressure and meet deadlines.
What you'll get in return
A thriving, diverse, and outward-facing inclusive work environment with dynamic and energetic colleagues in a great city centre location, free parking and a private medical care package. Our school is located within a 10-minute walk from Birmingham’s main train stations and we are central to bus networks around the city, many of our staff live outside of the city centre and take full advantage of the many different transport options available to them. ______________________________________________________________________________
For an informal discussion please contact jbreakwell@corecentral.academy
Please email your application to: recruitment@core-education.co.uk (Please note we do not accept CV’s)

The successful candidate will need to undertake a DBS Enhanced Disclosure.
CORE Education Trust is an equal opportunities employer
CORE Education Trust is a living wage employer.

Together we collaborate, increase opportunity, promote respect and achieve excellence.

Employee benefits

TLR 2a

More on how to apply

Supporting documents

School overview

School type Free School
Education phase Secondary
School size 516 pupils enrolled
Age range 11 to 16
Ofsted report View Ofsted report
School website Central Academy website (opens in a new window)
Contact email Recruitment@core-education.co.uk

About Central Academy

Our school is a mainstream, non-selective comprehensive school centred on our core values of collaboration, opportunity, respect, and excellence and built on our ‘student first’ ethos.

As Headteacher at Central Academy, my primary, uncompromising objective is to provide our students with an opportunity to attain the highest level of educational excellence. Our mantra for continuous improvement is ‘High Expectations, High Challenge, and High Support’. I expect students and staff to invest time, effort and hard work in our collective pursuit of educational excellence.

- David Bailey, Headteacher.

School location

Newhall Street, Birmingham, West Midlands, B3 1SJ