Teacher of ICT (maternity cover) Seaton Sluice Middle School, Whitley Bay, Tyne and Wear

Job description

Seaton Sluice Middle School
Alston Grove
Seaton Sluice
Tyne and Wear
NE26 4JS
0191 237 0629

Teacher of ICT (1.0 FTE)
Full-Time, Maternity Cover
Main/Upper Pay Ranges: £23,720 - £39,406 per annum

Small enough to care, big enough to make a positive impact

As a successful school in south east Northumberland with good standards of teaching and behaviour and a strong commitment to improvement, we believe passionately that every student should be enabled to succeed in all aspects of school life.

Are you an inspiring ICT practitioner, with a strong track record in delivering in Middle Schools? We are looking for a dynamic and motivated teacher to join our team, to cover a period of maternity leave for the substantive post holder, expected to be from December 2019 to July 2020.

You will have a passion for teaching and ICT and have the ability to pass this on to your students.

Our candidate information pack will tell you much more about this vacancy and the school. Visits to the school are also warmly welcomed and encouraged. Please contact Karen McSparron, Head of School on 0191 2370629 to make an appointment.

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. It is essential that all staff and volunteers share this commitment. An enhanced criminal records check from the Disclosure and Barring Service is required for all posts.

Interested in applying? A completed application form and criminal records declaration form must be submitted by 12 noon on Monday 14 October 2019 on by e-mail to ssmsjobs@svlp.org.uk quoting Teacher of ICT

It is expected that shortlisting will take place on Thursday 17 October and interviews will be held on Thursday 24 October. Please note that we will only notify shortlisted applicants.

Further infomation about all of our current vacancies is available at: http://www.svf.org.uk/vacancies

Essential educational requirements

Qualified Teacher Status
Honours degree in a relevant subject or PGCE, or equivalent
Has good understanding of teaching/learning and behaviour management strategies
Up-to-date knowledge of subject and curriculum requirements in Key Stage 3
Evidence of relevant and ongoing professional development

Essential qualifications

Honours degree in a relevant discipline, or equivalent
Awareness of curriculum requirements at Key Stage 2

Essential skills and experience

Good or outstanding practitioner
Consistently meets or exceeds the national Teachers’ Standards
Self-starter who can work on own initiative to develop interest in subject
Has high expectations of pupils and is able to engage and motivate learners
Able to set realistic and challenging pupil targets and accurately assess/review progress
Accepts accountability for pupil outcomes
Can plan, organise and manage own time effectively
Has positive values and attitudes in relation to self and others
Able to consistently implement school policies and follow departmental guidelines
Able to work collaboratively as a member of a team and willing to share good practice
Able to establish effective relationships with pupils, parents/carers, staff and external stakeholders
Able to safeguard children and young people

About Seaton Sluice Middle School

The Seaton Valley Federation of Schools comprises Astley Community High School, Whytrig Middle School and Seaton Sluice Middle School, all located in south east Northumberland. All three schools share a Governing Body and Executive Headteacher to promote excellence in education from age 9-18 across Seaton Valley. Individually rated as 'Good' by Ofsted, we share common values and a passionate belief that every student should be enabled to succeed in all aspects of school life.

Alston Grove, Whitley Bay, Tyne and Wear, NE26 4JS
Middle Deemed Secondary
LA Maintained School
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