This job expired on 31 January 2023

  • Start date details

    September 2023 with the possibility of starting earlier

  • Closing date

    31 January 2023 at 9am

  • Date listed

    16 January 2023

Job details

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Key stage

Key stage 3, Key stage 4

Working pattern

Contract type


Full-time equivalent salary

£28,000 - £43,685

What skills and experience we're looking for

We are looking for an enthusiastic Teacher of ICT to join our faculty. You will be joining a forward-looking and committed team who strive to engage and motivate students in all key stages. ICT is a successful and popular subject, with excellent uptake at GCSE. We have an engaging and developing curriculum including the use of Python, Adobe Suite, Google Suite and Microsoft Office. The department is very well resourced and has multiple dedicated computer rooms with class sets of desktop computers as well as printing facilities and interactive boards.

What the school offers its staff

The school is oversubscribed and enjoys a considerable reputation in the local area for its academic excellence and caring ethos. Ofsted identified “a culture of academic excellence” which is consistently reflected in the school’s GCSE results. Our students from the Class of 2022 achieved the best results the school has ever seen and we are looking to continue the trend of increasing success we have enjoyed over the past 5 years. Ofsted also described the way in which the school promotes students’ personal development and its work to support students as “outstanding”.

There is a strong culture of teaching and learning in the school and staff value highly the continuing professional development and research opportunities available. Ofsted praised the “good opportunities for staff to develop professionally” and commented that “staff are highly positive about the training they receive.” In addition, they reported that “newly qualified teachers speak effusively about the support they receive.” There are varied opportunities for career progression for staff at all levels.

Further details about the role

This role is required from September 2023 but with the possibility of starting earlier. This can be discussed further at interview.

Please note that we reserve the right to close this vacancy early if sufficient applications are received

Commitment to safeguarding

Staploe Education Trust and its schools are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people, and expects all adults working within our Trust to share this commitment. The successful candidate will be subject to an enhanced DBS disclosure and medical checks. We will undertake online searches of all shortlisted candidates prior to interview.

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About Soham Village College

School type
Academy, ages 11 to 16
Education phase
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School size
1407 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 16

Soham Village College is a delightful place to learn and to work. We have skilled, committed teams of teachers and associate staff who help create a supportive working atmosphere. Relationships between staff and students are a strength of the school and students have highly positive attitudes to learning. Students clearly enjoy their learning and good teaching motivates students well. As a result, behaviour is good in classrooms and during social time.

We pride ourselves on the wide range of curricular and extra-curricular opportunities which we offer to our students. We strive for excellence in and out of the classroom and we have been delighted by the successes of our students of all abilities and interests.

Arranging a visit to Soham Village College

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email hr@staploeeducationtrust.org.uk.

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