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Job details
Employer Ashford School
Location Ashford, Kent
Salary Competitive
Contract type Full Time
Contract term Permanent Suitable for NQTs
Job dates
Closing date Applications are closed
Job starts 1 September 2018


Salary by negotiation and dependent on skills, attributes and qualifications of the successful candidate. Applications are welcomed from qualified teachers and from experienced graduates who wish to train with us. Ashford School is a leading Teaching School with years of experience in training inspiring teachers.

This is a rare opportunity for a well-qualified and passionate computing teacher/graduate looking to develop their career at one of the UK’s leading coeducational, independent schools.

Computing is taught up to GCSE and Computer Science at A Level. As one of our teachers you will use your imagination, commitment and ambition to challenge our students to enjoy computing and possess the insight and enthusiasm to convey its intricacies in an engaging and adventurous way. The ability to teach Maths would be a distinct advantage.  

With an excellent degree in a directly relevant subject and industry/teaching experience you should be accustomed to or capable of guiding students of the highest ability. Ability, character and drive are critical factors.

You will enjoy a welcoming, comfortable and well-resourced environment and be provided with assistance from a range of support staff. All teachers act as tutors and are expected to contribute to the co-curricular life of the School. Single person or couple accommodation may be available in return for boarding duties.


Ashford School is one of the UK's leading coeducational, independent schools and was voted Independent School of the Year 2010/11 and again in 2014/15. The School was endorsed as outstandingly successful in every category during the most recent inspection in 2014. In September 2014, Ashford School became a Teaching School, only one of four Independent Schools in the UK to do so.

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expect all staff to share this commitment. An enhanced DBS check is required for all successful applicants.

About the employer

 Ashford School is one of the UK's leading coeducational independent day and boarding school, founded in 1898, and voted Independent School of the Year 2010/2011.  The school was endorsed as outstandingly successful in every category during...

Information about Ashford School
Org type Mainstream School
Phase All-through with sixth form
Funding status Independent
Gender Mixed
Age range 1 - 18 years
Denomination Christian
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