Teacher of Computer Science and ICT, West Berkshire

Closing date:New this week

Downe HouseWest Berkshire

Date posted:
Start date: September 2020
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Undisclosed
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: Yes

As one of the leading girls’ independent boarding schools in the country, we pride ourselves on offering a supportive, enriching and creative environment for our girls. 

We are looking for a well-qualified graduate to teach Computer Science and IT at Key Stage 3 and 4. The ability to teach A Level would be an advantage. The candidate must be a Computer Science and IT specialist with the ability to share in the delivery and development of a computing curriculum (including computer programming) from year 7 through to the Sixth Form.

Downe House is a Microsoft Showcase School offering staff and girls an opportunity to utilise technology in teaching and learning. Girls are able to achieve Microsoft Office Specialist accreditation. All staff are supported in achieving MIEE (Microsoft Innovative Educator Expert) status. The successful candidate will also have a chance to engage with supporting the wider Digital Strategy.  

This is an exciting opportunity to work in a busy and thriving Boarding School where everyone is encouraged to get fully involved with School life. We actively support our staff with their professional development and offer a range of CPD opportunities as well as an excellent remuneration package, pension scheme, meals on duty and great working conditions.

Please visit www.downehouse.net to apply online and read more about the role and the School. For recruitment enquiries, please call: 01635 204712 or email recruitment@downehouse.net.

Closing date: noon on Wednesday 8 April 2020

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and any offer of employment is subject to an Enhanced Disclosure Check (DBS) and satisfactory references.

More about Downe House
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: Independent
Gender: Girls
Age Range: 11 - 18 years
Address: Cold Ash, Thatcham, Berkshire, RG18 9JJ, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 1635 200286
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Situated in the town of Thatcham, in Berkshire, Downe House is an independent secondary school for girls aged between 11 and 18. It is both a day and boarding school. There are around 580 students enrolled at the school, the majority of whom are boar...