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  • Start date details

    July or September 2023

  • Closing date

    23 March 2023 at 11:59pm

  • Date listed

    16 March 2023

Job details

Key stage

Key stage 3, Key stage 4, Key stage 5

Working pattern

Contract type


Pay scale

Inner London Pay Scale, MPS/UPS + TLR 2B £4,863

Additional allowances

Inner London Pay Scale, MPS/UPS + TLR 2B £4,863

What skills and experience we're looking for

We are looking to appoint a motivated and inspirational teacher of Computing and ICT to be second in charge within our team of outstanding staff in this popular and successful curriculum area which is delivered at all key stages.

We are looking for an excellent classroom practitioner who is passionate about their subject to join our team of highly skilled staff delivering outstanding lessons to our exceptional students.

As Second in Charge, you will be the lead coordinator of vocational IT courses with the Head of Department, leading on:

  • planning;
  • training;
  • monitoring completion;
  • monitoring assessment;
  • monitoring standards; and
  • communicating issues to the HOD

The courses we run within the department are:

  • OCR A level and GCSE computer science
  • Cambridge Technical in IT(level 3)
  • Cambridge National in Creative iMedia (level 2)

2022 results

A Level Computing: 86% A* to A, 100% A* to B

GCSE Computing: 100% 9 to 4, 89% 9 to 6 and 46% 9 to 7

What the school offers its staff

This post offers you the opportunity to develop your teaching within an outstanding setting.We offer a highly supportive environment and are committed to ensuring outstanding teaching, behaviour and achievement.

With our expanding Sixth Form and our desire and drive to continue moving forward, this is an exciting time for you to join our team.

Benefits of working at St Thomas the Apostle:

  • New modern, light and airy building
  • Outstanding facilities
  • Excellent student behaviour freeing up teachers to teach for the duration of each lesson
  • Support for training and development
  • Commitment to staff wellbeing including annual staff wellbeing day
  • Excellent public transport links
  • Free onsite parking
  • Safe and secure cycle storage
  • Free use of the school gym
  • Free use of the school swimming pool
  • Free lunches for staff
  • Pastries on a Friday morning
  • Childcare voucher scheme
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Regular staff social events

Commitment to safeguarding

Our school is an equal opportunities employer and committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. DBS check required.
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About The St Thomas the Apostle College

School type
Local authority maintained school, Roman Catholic, ages 11 to 18
Education phase
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School size
1069 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 18
Email address

St Thomas the Apostle school is a 11-18 Catholic boys’ school with a co-educational Sixth Form in South London. We are an outstanding school and 2017 TES Secondary School of the Year winners. We pride ourselves on our high expectations of all learners. This creates a calm learning environment where teachers can teach and students can learn.

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