Teacher of Computer Science, East Sussex

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Priory SchoolEast Sussex
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Start date: Immediate or January 2020
Contract type: Part Time
Salary: Teachers main/upper pay scale
Contract term: Temporary
Suitable for NQTs: Yes




Teachers Main/Upper Pay Scale

Immediate or January 2020 start until August 2020

Priory is a very successful school with an excellent reputation. The school is consistently oversubscribed yet has a genuinely comprehensive intake and we have a commitment to raising standards through quality teaching and learning. 

The Governors seek to appoint a dynamic and innovative temporary, part-time (0.6 fte), teacher of Computer Science to work 3 days (Wednesday, Thursday and Friday) within our excellent Computing Curriculum Area.  Each member of the Curriculum Area is seen as an integral part of the team, working together, sharing ideas and developing resources.   


The successful candidate will be expected to teach KS3 Computing and have the ability to teach GCSE Computer Science (Programming and Theory).  The department also delivers Creative iMedia in KS4 and a Music Technology course in conjunction with the music department. Excellent knowledge of Python is essential. 


We welcome applications from experienced colleagues and Newly Qualified Teachers. We have an excellent NQT induction programme to offer support to new staff as well as a whole school commitment to professional development, as we believe that development of staff is a key aspect in raising standards for our students.

The commencement date is as soon as possible or January 2020 until August 2020.  Teachers main/upper pay scale.

Closing date for receipt of applications is 9.00 a.m. 30 September 2019

Full details of the post and an application form can be downloaded directly from our school website under ‘staff vacancies’ at www.priory.e-sussex.sch.uk

They are also available from Personnel at Priory School, Mountfield Road, Lewes, East Sussex, BN7 2XN. Telephone: 01273 476231 extension 211 or email: personnel@priory.e-sussex.sch.uk  

Application forms to be returned to the Personnel Officer at the above address or emailed to personnel@priory.e-sussex.sch.uk 

Please note that if you have not received a response within 3 weeks of the closing date then we regret that your application has not been successful.  

East Sussex County Council is committed to equality of opportunity. We positively welcome applications from all sections of the community. This authority is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Successful applicants will need to undertake, or currently hold, a DBS enhanced clearance for this authority.

More about Priory School
Address: Mountfield Road, Lewes, East Sussex, BN7 2XN, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 1273 476231