Head of Technology

Castle View Academy, Portsmouth, Hampshire, PO6 4QP

This job expired on 27 February 2022 – see similar jobs

  • Expected start date

    1 September 2022

  • Application deadline

    27 February 2022 at 11:59pm

  • Date listed

    17 January 2022

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L1 - L6 on Leadership Payscale

Head of Technology job summary

Due to the continued growth of our Professional Studies provision, we are looking to grow our ‘Tech’ offer and are seeking someone with a computing, arts, graphics, textile, resistant material or engineering background who can create a vision, contribute to our ongoing results and deliver innovative lessons for our students.Professional Studies – which encompasses our expressive arts subjects is a faculty that has delivered fantastic outcomes over the last three years and sees excellent engagement from students both with the curriculum and extra-curricular opportunities.

We are on a significant growth trajectory and are now seeking a ‘super hero’ to set up and lead on Technology across our school. This is an opportunity of a lifetime where you will be able to shape whole school strategy, influence stakeholders and introduce an inspiring curriculum with the full support of the Leadership team – whilst having autonomy and continuous opportunities to develop as a leader.

You will be dedicated, enthusiastic, and motivated to achieve outstanding outcomes for our young people. You will join an Academy that is committed to allowing teachers to teach in a disruption free learning environment and will have the full support of the Academy leadership team who are committed in supporting you in your professional development. You will demonstrate your excellence for learning by leading a team of highly skilled practitioners with a range of experiences and ensure that they are motivated, knowledgeable and constantly reflective.
You must have a sense of humour, enjoy ‘high stakes’ accountability and have excellent subject knowledge. We expect our students to be ambitious and this is imperative that all our staff are too. You must have a proven track record of raising attainment and smashing targets out of the park.
If you are conscientious, dedicated team player who is able to relate to staff and students and have a desire to work in a disruption free learning environment, then we want to hear from you.

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About Castle View Academy

School type
Academy, ages 11 to 16
Education phase
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School size
562 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 16
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Castle View Academy is located in the north of Portsmouth and we are proud of the education and training we offer students and staff in our new building. We have a track record of continuous improvement in GCSE results with this year’s results setting a new record. Excellence in all we do lies at the heart of the education we offer and we are eager to meet like minded colleagues who share this vision. We believe in traditional values, respect, hard work, determination and resilience and strive to instill these values in our students who learn by example from the staff they interact with.

Our staff are happy, dedicated and hardworking individuals. We offer bespoke Continuing Professional Development programs for PGCEs, NQTs, Teach First, School Direct and qualified staff and encourage participation in CPD opportunities offered through United Learning.

If you are looking to contribute to the excellent education we offer to the young people of Paulsgrove, we would be delighted to meet with you and show how we work at Castle View Academy.

Arranging a visit to Castle View Academy

To arrange a visit to the school, please contact arlene.gajdus@castleviewacademy.org.uk

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