Teacher of Computing and ICT

Lord Williams's School, Thame, Oxfordshire

Job details

Job role Suitable for NQTs
Subject ICT
Working pattern Will consider full-time, part-time
Salary Main pay range 1 to Upper pay range 3, £24,373 to £40,490 per year (full-time equivalent)

Job summary

We wish to employ from September 2020 a well-qualified, enthusiastic and committed Teacher of Computing and ICT. The post is permanent; full time or part-time will be considered and would suit an NQT or experienced teacher.

Computing and ICT are successful subjects and are very popular options. Both subjects are taught by a highly committed team of three IT teachers, supported by a team of five technicians. The faculty is committed to improving the ICT capability and digital literacy of all students. A good understanding of both subjects will support academic progress in all areas of the (school)
curriculum as well as equipping students with the skills needed for life-long learning.

All members of the IT team play an important role in the development of course materials.

Teaching and Learning
Plan, prepare and deliver high quality lessons to students at some or all of Key Stages 3, 4 and 5
Report on progress and any concerns to line manager and parents
Contribute to curriculum development work of the team

Pastoral Care
To provide high quality pastoral care as a tutor to a group of students in one year group

Essential educational requirements

Graduate (in related discipline).
PGCE or other appropriate teacher training qualification.

Essential qualifications

Qualified Teacher Status.

Essential skills and experience

Teaching (or teaching practice) in a secondary school .
Good classroom teacher (potential to be excellent).
Confident in the use of Microsoft Office programs (Excel, Access, PowerPoint and Word).
Experience of teaching programming using Scratch and Python.
An understanding of computational thinking.
A good understanding of the e-safety agenda.
Motivation to work with children and young people.
Ability to form and maintain appropriate relationships and personal boundaries with children and young people.
Emotional resilience in working with challenging behaviours.
Team worker.
Committed to high standards from all students.
Love of IT.
Awareness of and commitment to equality and diversity.

Employee benefits

We offer pay and conditions of service set out in the current School Teachers’ Pay and Conditions Document and the ‘Burgundy Book’.
Teachers' Pension Scheme (TPS).

More on how to apply

School overview

School type Academy
Education phase Secondary
School size 2143 pupils enrolled
Age range 11 to 18
Ofsted report View Ofsted report
School website Lord Williams's School website (opens in a new window)
Contact email personnel@lordwilliams.oxon.sch.uk

About Lord Williams's School

School location

Oxford Road, Thame, Oxfordshire, OX9 2AQ