Teacher of Computing and ICT The Becket School, West Bridgford, Nottinghamshire

Job description

Contract type: Full time, permanent

Salary: MPS/UPS

Start date: 1 January 2020

The Becket School is a highly successful and heavily over-subscribed Catholic Voluntary Academy (with a 6th Form of over 230).

We are looking to appoint an excellent and dynamic teacher of Computing and ICT (QTS required) to join this highly successful department on a permanent, full-time basis.

Applicants should have initiative, be enthusiastic and highly motivated and have high expectations for the success of their students. Competency in Computer Programming is essential and applicants must be able to teach Computer Science/ICT at Key Stage 3, Vocational ICT and GCSE Computer Science. A-level Computer Science would be desirable.

The post is suitable for both experienced teachers and NQTs.

For suitable candidates there may be the opportunity to access the school’s Accelerated Leadership Programme

For an application pack please visit https://www.ololcatholicmat.co.uk/vacancy/teacher-of-computer-science-and-ict/

Visits to the school are warmly welcomed - to arrange an appointment please contact Mr James Muldoon, Leader of Learning for Computer Science and ICT. Tel: 0115 982 4280 or J.Muldoon@becketonline.co.uk

Closing date: 15th November 2019

The school is committed to safe recruitment and the post will be subject to an enhanced DBS check

Essential educational requirements

Postgraduate degree

Essential qualifications

Qualified Teacher Status

Essential skills and experience

Has secure knowledge and understanding of ICT.
Knows and understands relevant National Curriculum Programmes of Study.
Is aware of the pathways for progression through school, college and work-based settings.
Understands the responsibilities under the SEN Code of Practice.
Knows a range of strategies to promote good behaviour and purposeful learning.

Employee benefits

For suitable candidates there may be the opportunity to access the school’s Accelerated Leadership Programme

About The Becket School

As a Catholic school we recognise the uniqueness and worth of each individual and that each of us has a valuable role to play in The Becket. Students, staff, families , governors – all work together seeking the very best and giving their best. Each individual child is important to us and our expectation is that all our students will develop and grow as young people as they make their journey as part of our community. What makes The Becket special is the real sense of community that you can see and sense as you walk around the school. There are very good relationships between staff and students and we aim to work in partnership with our parents and families. The quality of teaching is strong and our staff are talented, caring and dedicated. We also have high expectations for all our students and this is one of the main factors behind our excellent reputation both in our local community and beyond into the East Midlands Region.

The Becket Way, West Bridgford, Nottinghamshire, NG2 7QY
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