Teacher of IT
Start Date: September 2023 (an earlier start can be considered)
Salary: United Learning Pay Scale
Hours: Full Time, Permanent
Salford City Academy have an exciting opportunity for a teacher of IT. The successful candidate will be a hard-working and passionate teacher who is committed to enthusing in students a love of the subject. They will be able to plan and deliver outstanding lessons across both KS3 and KS4 that ensure students both enjoy and make good progress within the subject and leave school with strong IT skills, knowledge and understanding.
As a part of United Learning, our academy benefits from the shared experiences, working practices and CPD opportunities that the Group offers.
Why choose us?
Salford City Academy is an 11- 16 school which is growing at a fast rate. We are now oversubscribed, and we are always looking for opportunities to recruit excellent candidates into our fantastic team. Ofsted, again, recognised us as a good school in 2022, with high ambitions and expectations for all of our students. We also achieved our best ever results last academic year and we are building on these with our current cohort. Our pursuit of educational excellence is based upon our fundamental belief that every student has the capacity to become a successful fulfil their aspirations.
The IT Department is an extremely ambitious and the successful candidate will be join an established department which is wholly committed to a research-informed approach to teaching, learning and assessment. On appointment you will reap the benefits of a purposefully sequenced curriculum and centralised departmental resources.
The academy benefits from state of the art facilities, designed to engage, and motivate students. The academy has a digital strategy that ensures that resources, software and strategic planning benefit all staff and students. Resources range from Surface Pro devices for all teaching staff, cameras for demonstrations in practical subjects and visualisers for modelling in all lessons. Specifically, the IT department has a wide range of hardware and software to support engagement and learning. As an academy committed to professional development, all teaching staff will be expected to actively participate in CPD programmes. We work collaboratively, share good practice, and have a trust-wide approach to development. We need to make sure we have the right people in the right place doing the job that is needed to build excellent provision for our children and young people. Staff are supported and developed professionally to make sure they can do that and are valued and recognised for their work.
We are also proud members of the Salford community, constantly striving to be the best and bringing out the best in everyone. Tolerance, mutual respect, honesty, and co-operation are fostered in line with our Culture of Excellence where staff and students work towards our REACT values in all aspects of academy life.
Our vision is to provide an excellent education for all our students, which brings out the best in all of them and prepares them for success in life. The academy is an exciting place to be and it is an excellent time to join us whether you are a qualified teacher looking to further your experience in tutoring or a student who is thinking about a potential career in teaching.
If you want to find out more, please visit our website https://www.salfordcity-academy.org/
or find us on our twitter page @sca_community.
We also encourage visits at any time, so that interested candidates can meet our wonderful students and staff.
To apply, please complete the online application form by clicking 'Apply'. We cannot accept CVs.
Closing date: 9:00am on Friday 10th February 2023
Interviews: Week commencing Monday 13th February 2023
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