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Head of Computing (& Teacher of Maths)

Downsend SchoolLeatherhead, Surrey

Required September 2021

Downsend is an innovative, forward-thinking independent school, for children aged two to sixteen. At Downsend, we prepare children for the future with a creative and problem-solving approach to learning that inspires young minds.

At this exciting time, we are looking for an enthusiastic and inspirational individual who can lead and manage the Computing Department to inspire high achievement at GCSE. The successful applicant will lead and promote the teaching of Computing within the context of our ‘Inspiring Young Minds’ model, as well as teach Maths to KS3/4 standard, to ensure a high-quality, innovative learning experience for pupils.

Closing date: Wednesday 24 February 2021

Interviews to be held week commencing 1 March 2021

If you would like to apply for the above post, further details are available here and on our website. Covering letters should be addressed to Ian Thorpe, Headmaster, but applications sent directly to Any questions please contact:

Sue Wood, HR Administrator

Downsend School, 1 Leatherhead Road, Leatherhead, Surrey, KT22 8TJ

Tel: 01372 385419

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