Head of Computer Science and Digital Learning, Just outside Milton Keynes on the Northants/Bucks border

Closing date:

Thornton CollegeJust outside Milton Keynes on the Northants/Bucks border

Date posted:
Start date: September 2018/January 2019
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Undisclosed
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: No

Head of Computer Science and Digital Learning

From September 2018/January 2019

Thornton College is a highly successful school situated in 25 acres of beautiful parkland, just outside Milton Keynes on the Northants/Bucks border. The school has grown from strength to strength over the past decade and the demand for places is high. Numerous major developments have recently taken place including an award winning Science and Prep Classroom building, Expressive Arts Studio and Pre-Prep Department. A brand new Sixth Form opened in September 2016.

This post centres on the teaching of Computer Science to KS5 and the promotion of ICT within the academic curriculum. The successful applicant will administer, manage and train staff and pupils for the school’s VLE (Firefly). He/she will also manage, support and train staff in using the school Management Information System, specifically the setup of mark books, publishing of reports, dealing with parent portal login concerns and basic use of iSAMS, which includes data tracking.

Closing date for applications: Monday 23rd July 2018

Interviews: w/c 6th August 2018

Thornton College is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and applicants must be willing to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers and the Disclosure and Barring Service.


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More about Thornton College
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: All-through with sixth form
Funding status: Independent
Gender: Girls
Age Range: 2 - 18 years
Denomination: Roman Catholic
Address: Convent Of Jesus & Mary, Thornton, Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire, MK17 0HJ, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1280 812610
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