Curriculum Team Leader - Computer Science, Business, Economics & ICT, Heanor

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Heanor Gate Science CollegeHeanor
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Start date: 1 September 2018
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: MPS TLR (£9,480.00)
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: No

CURRICULUM TEAM LEADER COMPUTER SCIENCE, BUSINESS, ECONOMICS AND ICT 

MPS TLR (£9,480.00)

We are seeking to appoint an outstanding leader of Computer Science, business, economics and ICT, who has the vision and determination to raise student outcomes across the faculty. The successful applicant will ideally be responsible for teaching the programming and algorithmic thinking aspects of Computer Science as well as providing strategic direction across the other three disciplines. You will be joining a rapidly developing and forward-thinking team of staff across the school that are committed to continuous improvement.

The successful candidate will:

  • provide inspirational leadership so that all students make exceptional progress
  • an outstanding, passionate and highly motivated teacher with a proven track record of examination success across key stages 4 and 5
  • analyse progress and attainment data to make data-driven changes to curriculum design, and pupil interventions
  • develop innovative schemes of work which are inspiring for learners and teachers alike and feed into standards based assessments
  • create and sustain a positive department culture, where staff feel collectively supported and developed
  • play an integral role in the development of our middle leadership team as we advance on our journey to outstanding

Our school ethos of ‘Aspire, Learn and Achieve’ permeates throughout everything we do and is a shared vision that every member of the school community is part of. We insist on the very highest standards for all of the students in our care. This is an exciting time to join our school as we embark on a capital build programme which will result in a new purpose built centre for our expanding Sixth Form.

As part of the Spencer Academies Trust we work alongside other schools in ensuring we deliver the very best education possible.

For prospective candidates, there is an opportunity to visit the school or to have an informal discussion with Kerry Wiltshire, Vice Principal for Teaching and Learning

Applications for this post must be submitted using our online application portal which is available at http://vacancies.spenceracademiestrust.co.uk/ for further information.

In line with safer recruitment policies, references will be called for prior to interview.

Closing date for applications is 12:00 noon on Thursday 15 March 2018.

Interviews will take place week commencing Monday 19 March 2018.

Heanor Gate Science College is a member of the Spencer Academies Trust

The Spencer Academies Trust is a medium sized Trust which exists to make sure that every child, regardless of background, has access to an outstanding education and real choices in life.  Our successful track record of providing high quality teaching and learning ensures improved outcomes for children and young people.  Our mission statement for the Trust reflects our vision and aim for all Trust schools.  Our highly successful network of ten schools (three secondary and seven primary) educates students across Nottinghamshire, Derbyshire, Nottingham City, Derby City and Leicestershire:

To improve the life chances of children and young people by raising aspirations and fulfilling potential, challenging and supporting all the schools within the Trust on their journey to and beyond outstanding and to achieve this by developing world-class leaders.

The Spencer Academies Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of all our students and expects all employees and volunteers to share the commitment.  All posts are subject to enhanced DBS checks and completion of Level 2 safeguarding training.

The Spencer Academies Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of all our students and expects all employees and volunteers to share the commitment. All posts are subject to enhanced DBS checks and completion of Level 2 safeguarding training.



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Address: Kirkley Drive, Heanor, Derbyshire, DE75 7RA, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1773 716396