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  • Start date details

    April 2023 or Sooner

  • Closing date

    22 January 2023 at 12pm (midday)

  • Date listed

    29 November 2022

Job details

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Key stage

Key stage 3, Key stage 4, Key stage 5

Working pattern

Contract type


Pay scale


What skills and experience we're looking for

  • Permanent
  • Full Time

The Whitstable School is seeking to appoint a Teacher for Computing and Digital Media.

We are looking for an innovative teacher who is passionate about the subject, this would be a suitable position for an early career teacher or an experienced teacher.

At KS3 all pupils follow a curriculum of Computer Science and at KS4, we offer both OCR Cambridge Nationals Creative iMedia and Edexcel GCSE Computer Science. At KSS we run BTEC Level 3

Creative Digital Media Production. Candidates with BTEC or 1B experience are desirable, however, training will be given.

We are a Google school and utilise Google Suite. The full curriculum can be found on our website.

Applications are welcome from anyone who meets the stated requirements in the person specification; please note that we cannot accept CVs. Early applications are encouraged

Only shortlisted candidates will be notified.

Full details of the requirements of the post can be found in the accompanying recruitment pack.

What the school offers its staff

The School

The Whitstable School is part of Swale Academies Trust, a leading Multi-Academy Trust for school improvement, situated in the highly desirable location of Whitstable, Kent. Rated by Ofsted in February 2018 as a 'Good' school, we are now embarking on the next stage of our journey and are looking for exceptional and inspiring individuals to help us achieve this ambition.

Please visit www.thewhitstableschool.org.uk and our twitter page @TheWhitSchool for more about our school.

Why work for us?

This is an excellent opportunity to join our school. In return we offer a stimulating, supporting and rewarding working environment, where all staff are valued and where you will have the opportunity to access a range of excellent professional opportunities to support your progression. Additional benefits include:

  • Excellent on site facilities
  • Extensive bank of resources across the Trust
  • Excellent CPD programme
  • Being part of a highly successful Trust
  • Teacher Pension
  • Access to our Employee Assistance Programme
  • Free parking on site

Further details about the role

If you are interested in this post, please contact Debbie Possee, Office Manager at jennie.whittaker@swale.at or 01323 502620.

Applications should be made via Kent Teach. Please note, we cannot accept CVs.

If you experience any difficulty in completing the application form, please contactrecruitment@swale.at or 01795 426091 (option 2)

We are happy to discuss any support you may need during your application process as part of our reasonable adjustment approach.

In accordance with current GDPR compliance we will not keep any details / application forms on file once the position is filled.

Interview Dates: w/c 23rd January 2023

Commitment to safeguarding

Swale Academies Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. This post is exempt from ROA and will require an enhanced DBS disclosure

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About The Whitstable School

School type
Academy, ages 11 to 18
Education phase
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School size
1080 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 18

Arranging a visit to The Whitstable School

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email jennie.whittaker@swale.at.

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