Head of / Teacher of Computer Science Weatherhead High School, Wallasey, Merseyside

Job description

Are you looking to join a successful Business & ICT faculty to deliver Computer Science at GCSE and A Level? Computer Science is a high performing subject and we have small groups of focussed students who achieve the very best results across both Key Stages. This post is open to NQT’s or experienced teachers. If you are ready to take on additional responsibilities, a TLR 2c is available for leading on and further developing the subject across the whole curriculum.

Weatherhead High School is an extremely successful school. We have recently been accredited ‘World Class Schools’ status (December 2018) giving us recognition that we have moved beyond our ‘Outstanding’ Ofsted status and have improved student progress, aspiration and achievement to such an extent that our students rival those of the best schools’ nationally and internationally. We are the only non-selective school in Wirral and Merseyside to have been awarded this quality mark. In the last 3 years the school has consistently achieved significantly above the national average and has positive scores for both P8 and Attainment 8.

Essential educational requirements

Degree or equivalent in Computer Science or similar

Good A Level Result in Computer Science or ICT

Essential qualifications

PGCE (Secondary)


Essential skills and experience

Please refer to www.weatherheadhigh.co.uk for further information.

Employee benefits

In 2014, Weatherhead became a Teaching School, and has been supporting neighbouring schools and delivering Initial Teacher Training since. Through our work as a Teaching School and World Class Schools network we offer outstanding CPD and career development for all staff.

About Weatherhead High School

Breck Rd, Wallasey, Merseyside, CH44 3HS
Weatherhead High School website (opens in a new window)