Teacher of Computer Science

Outwood Academy Brumby, Scunthorpe, North Lincolnshire

Job details

Job role Suitable for NQTs
Working pattern Full-time only
Salary Main pay range 1 to Upper pay range 3, £24,373 to £40,490

Job summary

Outwood Grange Academies Trust seeks applications from outstanding applicants with integrity, imagination and energy for this rewarding role.

Outwood Academy Brumby is an 11 – 16 school occupying a modern building in Scunthorpe, North Lincolnshire. It is within easy reach of Lincoln, Grimsby, the east of Doncaster and the motorway network. Our latest Ofsted judgement is Good with Outstanding Leadership.

An excellent knowledge and understanding of the subject is essential, as is a passion for Computer Science. You must possess the skills and determination to make as significant difference to the lives of our students and share our single goal of ‘students first’. Your relentless drive will ensure our students gain the best possible outcomes.

The Outwood Grange Family of Schools offers:

• The opportunity to work and progress across the Family of schools
• The chance to apply for leadership roles in the Deeps working across the whole Academy.
• The support and expertise of our Directors working across the Family of Schools
• A full and detailed programme of support and development for NQTs.
• A further comprehensive programme of professional development is provided through the Outwood Institute of Education.

We believe that all teaching and support staff posts within our Family of Schools are key posts in terms of supporting student success and achievement across a broad range of subjects and experiences. As such, we are keen to recruit dedicated and ambitious professionals who will add value to our academies in both academic terms and through involvement in the fabric of learning and success beyond the classroom.

If you care about the success of your students and colleagues, and have the energy and determination to make that success a reality, we would welcome your application.

If you are interested in this role, we invite you to contact Marion Leather, m.leather@brumby.outwood.com, if you have any questions, and you would be very welcome to visit our school by arrangement.

For full details and to apply please visit the vacancies section of the academy website at www.brumby.outwood.com.

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of our students. All offers of employment will be subject to enhanced DBS Check.

Essential educational requirements

A degree in an appropriate discipline related to relevant subject.

Essential qualifications

Teaching qualification together with Qualified Teacher Status (QTS).

Essential skills and experience

Experience
Recent and relevant teaching experience in employment or training.
Experience of assessment at Key Stage 3 and 4.

Skills
Able to use a range of teaching and learning strategies.
An understanding for how Assessment for Learning can improve student performance.
Confidence in the use of standard computer packages (word processing, email and spreadsheets) and how these can be used to enhance student learning.
Able to use student level data to raise standards.
Able to work independently and collaboratively as a member of a team.
Creative in problem solving together with willingness to take on and try new approaches and ideas.
Ability to relate to students in a pleasant and sympathetic manner and to recognise potential child safeguarding issues.
Ability to communicate high expectations to all students.
Able to communicate both orally and in writing to students and their parents.
Sharing good practice across the department.

More on how to apply

School overview

School type Academy
Education phase Secondary
School size 757 pupils enrolled
Age range 11 to 16
Ofsted report View Ofsted report
School website Outwood Academy Brumby website (opens in a new window)
Contact email m.leather@brumby.outwood.com

About Outwood Academy Brumby

School location

Cemetery Road, Scunthorpe, North Lincolnshire, DN16 1NT