Computer Science & ICT Teacher, Birmingham

Expiring soon

Great Barr AcademyBirmingham

Date posted:
Start date: September 2019
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: £23,719 to £39,406 (M1 to UPS3)
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: Yes

The Department:

The IT & Computing Team work hard to ensure that all students are provided with stimulating and challenging lessons in which they make good progress. The team are not afraid to innovate and see how the latest technologies and techniques can be used to enrich and strengthen the curriculum.  All Computer Science teachers have their own dedicated IT suite.

The Business & Computing Department deliver courses across Key Stages 3, 4 & 5.  At KS4, we offer GCSE Computer Science (OCR) and Level 1/2 Cambridge Nationals Certificate in Creative iMedia.  At KS5 we offer A level Computer Science (OCR) and Level 3 BTEC National Certificate in Information Technology.

The Candidate:

Great Barr Academy provides the perfect environment for an ambitious, driven teacher of Computer Science to refine their practice and to gain in-depth knowledge and experience of strategies for improving progress.

We are looking for a friendly, hardworking teacher with a strong team ethos who is able to teach both Computer Science and ICT to KS4 at least and preferably to KS5 (in time).  Applications welcome from experienced Computer Science & ICT teachers with a track record of teaching consistently good and outstanding lessons or from NQTs. We have an NQT induction programme which is considered to be an exemplar of good practice.

How to Apply:

For informal discussions, please contact Steven Forster, HR Manager, on 0121 366 7825 or email at  

Application forms & further details available to download below or from our website at

Please do not submit applications through the TES portal; please use the address below.

To apply for this job, please download and either save or print the application form.  You should read the Guidance Notes before completing your application.  Once you have completed your application, there are three ways you can send it to us: 

1. Email your application form and covering letter to 

2. Physically hand in your application form and covering letter into Reception. 

3. Post your application form and covering letter to Mrs I Abrahams, Headteacher, at the address below.

Great Barr Academy is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff to share this commitment. An enhanced DBS check is required for all successful applicants. 

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More about Great Barr Academy
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary with sixth form
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 18 years
Denomination: Non-denominational
Address: Aldridge Road, Great Barr, Birmingham, West Midlands, B44 8NU, United Kingdom.
Telephone: +44 121 366 6611
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