Head of Computing, Altrincham, Cheshire

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Altrincham Grammar School for GirlsAltrincham, Cheshire
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Start date: Required for 1 September 2018
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: MPR/UPR TLR 2b (£4,440)
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: No

A well-qualified and enthusiastic teacher of computer science is required to lead a very successful department within this outstanding selective grammar school. 

The Bright Futures Educational Trust (BFET) is a partnership of schools based in the North West. The Trust’s core aim is to offer a quality education that guarantees choices for every one of our students. There are currently eight schools within the Trust. Our values of hard work, passion and integrity are at the heart of everything we do.

BFET is committed to providing all staff with the training and support they need to be the best in their profession. Benefits include: working cross-phase, knowledge exchange between our schools and the opportunity to work with some of the most inspiring colleagues in their profession.

Principal Responsibilities

  • Providing strategic leadership and management of the computing department.
  • The teaching and learning of computing at all key stages, ensuring that each student is positively encouraged to develop her potential to the full.
  • Development of wellbeing, resilience and leadership skills through the teaching of computing and IT skills, and related extra-curricular activities and trips.

For further information, please visit http://bfet.co.uk/ or http://www.aggs.trafford.sch.uk/

To apply, please download our application form and return it to Mrs C Williams by email (recruitment@aggs.bfet.uk) or by post.

Closing date: 1.30pm on Monday, 29th January 2018.

Interview date: w/c 5th February 2018. 

BFET is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff to share this commitment. Any successful applicant will be required to undertake an Enhanced Disclosure check by the Disclosure and Barring Service. This post is exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974.

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More about Altrincham Grammar School for Girls
Address: Cavendish Road, Bowdon, Altrincham, Cheshire, WA14 2NL, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 161 912 5912