JOB TITLE: Teacher of ICT and Computer Science
Grade: Main Scale/Upper Pay Scale
Working pattern: Full time
Contract term: Permanent
Location: The Manor Academy, Mansfield Woodhouse, Nottinghamshire
A Teacher of ICT and Computer Science is required to join an increasingly successful faculty which has played a significant role in achieving excellent results over the last 4 years. The faculty is growing as a result of increased number of students opting for our wide range of subjects. ICT in our schools is a highly subscribed subject and as a result, we need to increase the number of teachers within our team.
The school is looking to appoint an enthusiastic, determined and passionate Teacher to add to their strong Vocational Learning faculty. Working closely with the Head and the Second in Faculty, you will join a team of supportive, hard-working and gifted teachers who put students first in their quest to provide the very best learning experiences for all. The successful applicant will want to inspire our students to develop a love for ICT whilst enabling students to make rapid progress in their studies. In addition, the teacher will teach our growing number of students who are opting to study our GCSE and BTEC courses at key stage 4. A cohort of students studying ICT in key stage 5 is a strong possibility. A candidate who is able to develop this course and broaden our provision would be advantageous. We are looking for colleagues with drive, a love for teaching and learning and a passion for their subject. You will have the ability to contribute to the successes of a creative and energetic department through your teaching practice and your desire to work as part of a team.
The post would equally suit a confident and ambitious NQT or an experienced teacher with excellent subject knowledge, a willingness to learn and a passion for teaching.
Why join us?
The Manor Academy has an excellent reputation for its high standards of teaching, student behaviour and academic achievement. Ofsted recognised the journey we have been on when recently grading us as a ‘good’ school, citing that the quality of education has been transformed since the last inspection.
Our academy is part of The Two Counties Trust. This Trust has a forward-thinking HR strategy with all the professional benefits that this brings for staff. We are easily reached by public transport, and for those who drive, there is a large free staff carpark. We have some excellent facilities for staff and our students really want to learn and achieve.
• Competitive pay scales - our pay scales for Leadership and teachers on the Upper Pay Scale and in receipt of a TLR are above national pay scales.
• An increasing array of employee benefits and lifestyle options.
• The ability to work flexibly.
• Career-Average pension scheme.
• A full induction and a strong commitment to your professional development and career.
• Opportunities to experience and share practice in our partner schools across the Trust.
• A stimulating and supportive working environment with a dedicated team of like-minded professionals.
• Excellent opportunities to develop your skills and experience and to progress your career.
For an NQT we offer a very supportive package with your own mentor, your own classroom and a faculty of experienced and supportive teachers. We are a collaborative environment with a Teaching and Learning culture for staff and students. There is weekly CPD for NQT staff in the academy, so plenty of time to share ideas and experiences, you will also be provided with high quality whole school CPD throughout your time with us. Our NQT's at The Manor flourish and soon are able to develop their skills and fulfil their potential.
The closing date for applications is: Friday 26 February 2021
We are committed to the safeguarding of all children and young people. Any offer of employment will be subject to the receipt of a satisfactory DBS disclosure, receipt of references and successful completion of vetting procedures.
We are committed to recruiting and retaining a diverse workforce and candidates who meet the minimum job criteria will be given an opportunity to demonstrate their abilities at interview.
The Manor Academy
- Mainstream school with state - academy funding
- Secondary School
- Students of mixed gender, age 11 - 18 years