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Head of Computer Science

Winchester CollegeHampshire

Winchester seeks to appoint an inspirational Head of Computer Science. This is an exciting opportunity to help establish an imaginative and pioneering department as we offer this subject for the first time from September 2021.

Winchester College was founded in 1382, and is one of the world's oldest and most academically ambitious schools offering a full boarding education for 700 boys aged 13 – 18. It is also one of the most innovative: a distinctive and challenging curriculum is complemented by a wide array of sport, music, art, drama and other co-curricular activities. The school prides itself on encouraging pupils to think critically, independently and with originality.

This is a unique opportunity for an innovative and creative individual who is passionate about our mission to design and develop a Computer Science programme that will drive the ambitions of the next generation of programmers and computer scientists. 

Our campus in the heart of Winchester provides the opportunity to work in a historic and stimulating university style environment within easy reach of London. We offer a generous benefits package and excellent professional development opportunities.

Winchester is an international community that celebrates everyone’s individuality, talents and potential. We embrace diversity and inclusion in the workplace and are committed to promoting a fair and supportive environment for all our employees. We work hard to create a culture where different perspectives are valued and our staff feel valued for their individuality, and share a sense of belonging. Our aim is to reflect the diverse nature of society and of our pupil body.

To arrange an informal discussion about this role please email Georgina Dainton, by emailing to arrange a convenient time to speak to our Director of Studies, Dr Tom Thomas.

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Only applications completed on the school website will be accepted. Please attach a full CV and covering letter with your application.

Closing date: Friday 26 February 2021.

Please note that applications will be dealt with as they arrive. Winchester College reserves the right to appoint before the deadline passes.

Winchester College is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. This appointment will be conditional on successful pre-employment and DBS checks.

(No agencies please)

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