Teacher of Computer Science

Full Time
Sir William Robertson Academy, Main Road, Welbourn, LN5 0PA
Teachers Main or Upper Pay Range

Start date: 1 September 2021

We are seeking to appoint a dynamic and enthusiastic Teacher of Computer Science.  As a member of the maths and computing department you will be teaching computer science to all key stages including GCSE and BTEC Level 3 Computing.  Pupils study computer science from year 7, starting with Scratch, then moving on to learn Python, HTML and java-script programming languages alongside hardware, software and network topics. The subject is very popular and well-resourced with seven computer rooms including two MAC suites. Pupils also have access to Codecademy, Codio, Scratch and App Inventor.

In 2020, 61% of pupils achieved 9 - 4 grades in GCSE Computer Science and 42% achieved 9 – 5 grades in GCSE Computer Science.

Why join Sir William Robertson Academy?

Sir William Robertson Academy is a popular and successful 11-18 comprehensive school situated in delightful rural surroundings on the Lincolnshire/Nottinghamshire border. Pupils with a positive approach to learning, a committed staff and a supportive body of parents have helped to create a school which was judged by OFSTED (March 2019) to be ‘Good’ in every area of its provision. Sir William Robertson Academy has been acknowledged as one of the top 100 non selective state-funded schools in England.

We will offer you:

• Competitive salary

• Excellent pension options

• Healthcare cashplan, including Employee Assistance Programme

• CPD opportunities

• Salary sacrifice schemes, such as cycle to work

• Staff Benefits Dashboard, including cinema, shopping & leisure discounts

If you have any questions about this vacancy please contact Mrs Samantha Quincey hr@swracademy.org or call 01400 272422.

To apply please visit https://swracademy.org/job-vacancies/

Closing date: Noon, Monday 19 April 2021

We are an Equal Opportunities employer, committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of all children. Successful applicants will be required to undergo an Enhanced DBS check and other rigorous recruitment checks.

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