Teacher of Computer Science, Essex

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The Gilberd SchoolEssex

Date posted:
Start date: Spring Term 2019
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: MPS/UPS
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: Yes

We wish to appoint an outstanding Teacher of Computer Science within the faculty, to join our innovative and highly successful Mathematics and Computing Team at The Gilberd School.  GCSE results in the faculty are consistently outstanding.  In addition our students across both Key Stages take part in an extensive range of exciting extra-curricular STEM activities.

Proven teaching success and the ability to inspire students is essential.  This post is suitable for someone with experience, or new to the profession.  We are committed to the development of our staff as much as our students and we know this would be a great opportunity.

At The Gilberd School you will find:

  • A school rated by Ofsted as being “Outstanding”.
  • An exceptionally welcoming school.
  • Enthusiastic, polite and well-behaved students, who are eager to learn.
  • Hardworking, positive and motivated colleagues who support each other.
  • Superb classrooms and resources to support teaching and learning.
  • Excellent CPD and career development opportunities. 

As a consequence, outcomes across the curriculum are outstanding.

“We are very much a community school at the heart of a local neighbourhood and we aim to provide a place where our students can feel safe, valued and happy. We pride ourselves on being a very friendly school and have been consistently commended on our excellent care and guidance. We are committed to providing a safe yet challenging learning environment where all our students can achieve. Our aim is to ensure that all students leave having made good progress with first rate academic qualifications and the wider skills needed for life.” Linda Exley, Headteacher

Full details are available from our website via the Apply link. Alternatively, please contact Alison Tuckwell, HR Manager, on 01206 842211  or at vacancies@gilberd.com 

Closing date: Monday 21st October 2019 at 9.00am

We may choose to close the advert early if we fill the vacancy before this date.  Early application is therefore recommended.

The Gilberd School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.  Any appointment is subject to references and an Enhanced DBS Disclosure.

More about The Gilberd School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 16 years
Denomination: Non-denominational
Address: Brinkley Lane, Colchester, Essex, CO4 9PU, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 1206 842211