ICT Subject Leader St Bede's Catholic Voluntary Academy, Scunthorpe, Lincolnshire

Job description

St Therese of Lisieux Catholic Multi Academy Trust
Subject Leader ICT required - 19099
Salary MPS 1 – UPS 3 (£23,720 - £39,406) + TLR (£2368) per annum
Based at St Bede’s Catholic Voluntary Academy, Scunthorpe

This is an exciting opportunity to join a newly formed Catholic Multi Academy Trust. St Thérèse of Lisieux CMAT is one of four newly created Catholic Multi Academy Trusts (CMAT’s) in the Diocese of Nottingham, which provides consistent, proactive and high quality support and services to all our head teachers, senior leaders and trustees.

The successful candidate will work in a supportive school where students achieve and make sustained progress as a result of our distinctive Catholic ethos. This role is suitable for NQTs and more experienced staff.

If successful, we offer you the opportunity to work in an OFSTED rated “Good” school with a strong culture of learning, where your contribution to a good ICT department. The department benefits from three ICT suites, currently ICT is an option subject and has groups in years 9-11, the department follow the BTEC qualification, support will be given to the successful candidate. The successful candidate will also be expected to support colleagues who are not specialist in ICT who deliver lessons at KS3.

Working in a friendly school community, we invite you to join us in our commitment to inspire every student through outstanding Teaching and Learning by enabling students to develop their skills, resilience, independence and confidence. As a school, we have an extensive CPD programme to support you in your career.

Excellent learning and teaching is at the heart of all that we do and is supported with a full professional development programme and comprehensive induction programme.

Visits to the school from prospective candidates are welcome. You do not need to be a practising Catholic but must be committed to working within a Christian ethos.

If you are interested in applying for the post, application packs are available from our website: - https://www.stl-cmat.org.uk/vacancies.

Applications must be submitted by 18th October 2019. Interviews will take place on 29th October 2019.

We reserve the right to close or extend this position depending on application numbers.

CV’s will not be accepted.

The Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and we expect all staff to share this commitment. The successful candidate will undergo an enhanced DBS Disclosure check, prior to employment. The Trust is an equal opportunities employer and positively encourages applications from as diverse a group as possible.

All shortlisted applicants will need to verify their eligibility to work in the UK at interview.

Completed application forms must be received on the Catholic Education Service (CES) application form and returned to the HR department at vacancies@stl-cmat.org.uk by the closing date.

Essential educational requirements

Experience of analysing complex data using ICT, devising strategies for addressing underperformance and identifying area for development
Thorough understanding and experience of current and future KS3/KS4 programme of study/syllabus requirements
Evidence of consistently collecting student and stakeholder views

Essential qualifications

Degree (for equivalent) and QTS/QTLS

Essential skills and experience

Experience of working in a secondary school
Experience of planning and delivering CPD
Evidence of Good or better teaching over time, evidenced by lesson observations and student outcomes
Experience in the quality improvement cycle of exam results analysis, SEF, SIP, Appraisal
A track record of good progress for students of different ages and abilities
Evidence of coaching and mentoring other staff
Evidence of being able to effectively judge the quality of teaching and learning using OFSTED criteria

Employee benefits

In addition to a competitive salary, there is a pension scheme, generous holiday entitlement and access to professional development.

About St Bede's Catholic Voluntary Academy

Collum Avenue, Scunthorpe, Lincolnshire, DN16 2TF
St Bede's Catholic Voluntary Academy website (opens in a new window)