Job search  |  Computer Science teacher, Barnet, January 2020 / LOS.MATHS

Computer Science teacher, Barnet, January 2020

Job Reference: LOS.MATHS

Job Start Date: 6 January 2020
Position Type: Full time

Sector: Secondary (age 11-18)
Role: Secondary, NQT (Newly Qualified Teacher), NQT, Teacher
Subject: Qualified, KS3 & 4, teacher, Newly Qualified teacher, NQT, Maths


About the job

Computer Science teacher  

School:                                Good school in Barnet

Key stages:                         Key stage 3, 4, 5  

Location:                            Barnet

Start date:                          January 2020 start, fast track to interview

An Ofsted Good school in Barnet is seeking a strong Computer Science teacher to join the team in January 2020. The ideal Computer Science teacher will be qualified, have a degree related to Computer Science subject and be a passionate educator.

This is a very popular mixed, secondary school in Barnet that attracts academic students from schools to offer unrivaled educational opportunities to the most ambitious and motivated 11-19-year-olds from Barnet and beyond.

The Computer Science Department aims to encourage computational thinking,; thinking that provides solutions to problems, designs systems and recognises the nature of human and machine intelligence and the teaching team at this selective secondary and 6th form aims to transfer their knowledge to the students. The Computer Science department boasts state of the art technology to encourage and develop computational thinking skills, write code and learn about web technologies.

About the school and Computer Science contract:

  • A medium-size secondary school with high aspirations
  • An Ofsted rated ‘good’ school – pushing towards Outstanding
  • Computer Science taught at key stage 3, 4, 5
  • Department with a collaborative approach to planning, delivery, and assessment
  • Supportive and high energy Computer Science department
  • This is a full-time position including planning and marking
  • Potential to lead the department in the future
  • Interviewing ASAP

The right Computer Science specialist will be:
• Hold a BA and PGCE in Computer Science
• Confident with teaching GCSE
• Creative, patient and willing to think outside of the box

The successful Computer Science teacher will have the following:
• Exceptional Computer Science degree and GCSEs
• UK classroom teaching experience
• Eligibility to work in the UK
• Be able to provide teaching references for the last 2 years
• A fully enhanced DBS on the online update service
• Salary paid to scale – teachers’ pay scale MPS or UPS1 dependent on experience

Behaviour at the school is great, well managed and students value their education. The school provides pastoral responsibilities too staff and a range of CPD sessions.  The school does provide education for students of all abilities, therefore, creating differentiated and interesting attention-grabbing lessons is a very important trait and will act as a useful method to ensure behaviour stays good.

Prospero Teaching is acting as an employment business/education recruitment agency in relation to this vacancy. The successful candidate will be required to register with Prospero Teaching in order to fill this vacancy.

Want to know more about this Computer Science role?

If you’d like to know more about this Computer Science teaching position then please call our London Head Office on 020 7404 6383 If you would like to be considered for this role, please apply with a copy of your up to date CV. Unfortunately, only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

Prospero Teaching is acting as an employment business/education recruitment agency in relation to this vacancy. The successful candidate will be required to register with Prospero Teaching in order to fill this vacancy.

Prospero Teaching is able to offer the successful Computer Science candidate:

  • Free, accredited continued professional development courses including safeguarding and behaviour management
  • In-house Training and Development Team***

If you know of anyone who may be interested in this position, please forward their details to us and you could be eligible for our £150 referral scheme (Terms and conditions apply).

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