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  • Job start date

    1 January 2024

  • Closing date

    2 October 2023 at 12pm (midday)

  • Date listed

    15 September 2023

Job details

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Key stage

Key stage 3, Key stage 4

Working pattern

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  • This is a full time post. Hours of work are as detailed in the School Teachers Pay and Conditions document.

Contract type


Pay scale

MPS/UPS depending on experience

What skills and experience we're looking for

We are seeking a teacher of Computing and Media with excellent qualifications, who is enthusiasticand dynamic with a strong ambition to build on our success to date. We are looking for a colleague who will work collaboratively with the team, is receptive to innovative practices, and is an inspirational and motivational practitioner.

You will also be expected to take an active role in

all aspects of the work of the Computing and Media department and the school, which is at anexciting stage in its improvement journey.

The ethos of the department is one of engagement, enjoyment, excellent teacher/student relationships and expectations of high standards for all students. We are seeking someone who will impart a love of Computing and Media to students of all abilities and backgrounds. New ideas and initiatives are warmly welcomed. A sense of humour and the ability to be a team player are vital.

The successful candidate will:

● be an excellent teacher

● be a strategic and innovative thinker

● be committed to raising achievement and levels of progress for all learners

● be focused on improving teaching and learning

● be able to inspire and motivate students and colleagues

● be a team player with excellent interpersonal and communication skills

● have excellent subject knowledge

What the school offers its staff

You will receive high quality, comprehensive CPD and support from your colleagues who will coachand guide you through any continued professional development. Parklands has a bespoke ECT/RQT programme in place and staff also benefit from access to the UK’s leading provider of corporate

healthcare cash plans provided by UK Healthcare and out of hours access to our gym facilities.

Parklands High School is a popular, over-subscribed and high-achieving school. This is an

opportunity to work in a friendly, supportive, well-resourced an

nd visit us or require more information regarding

the role, please

contact Andy Miller, Curriculum Leader, by telephone or email (amiller@parklandsacademy.co.uk)

Commitment to safeguarding

Our organisation is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults. We expect all staff, volunteers and trustees to share this commitment.

Our recruitment process follows the keeping children safe in education guidance.

Offers of employment may be subject to the following checks (where relevant):
childcare disqualification
Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS)
online and social media
prohibition from teaching
right to work
satisfactory references
suitability to work with children

You must tell us about any unspent conviction, cautions, reprimands or warnings under the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975.

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About Parklands High School

School type
Academy, ages 11 to 16
Education phase
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School size
1107 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 16

Parklands High School is a high-achieving 11 - 16 mixed comprehensive standalone academy.

Arranging a visit to Parklands High School

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email amiller@parklandsacademy.co.uk.

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