Colchester Academy is looking for a passionate, enthusiastic and driven Computer Science Teacher to join its thriving team to cover i-media and business studies. This is an exciting opportunity for a skilled teacher of ICT with the ability to teach to GCSE and KS3 level. He or she will have the vision, drive and commitment to join a highly motivated and creative team. The subject is delivered in a high quality and very well-resourced environment. The preferred candidate would have an excellent knowledge of Microsoft Office software and Adobe Master Collection. Knowledge of Python, Visual Basic/Visual Studio Express, SQL and HTML would be an advantage. Colchester Academy is a secondary school located in Colchester, Essex which prides itself on nurturing, motivating and encouraging all its staff and pupils to be the best they can be. Colchester Academy’s ethos is founded on a set of key principles which inspire and are evident in all the academy does: A culture of high aspirations, high achievement and success for all Respect for others and self, with all people feeling valued A secure and healthy environment which is at the heart of the community This is an exciting opportunity to work within Bright Tribe Trust, which brings together the best from the field of education and the commercial world to create a professional environment focused on educational performance, on results and on enhancing the potential of the local communities in which we operate. Through proven practices, Bright Tribe transforms the learning of children, raises standards and provides the highest quality learning environments, enabling learners and teaching staff to thrive and be the best. Our aim is to break down the barriers that limit educational progress. We do this through adopting a personal pathway for every child, taking account of individual needs, aspirations, and talents. This role provides excellent opportunities for career progression and advancement. Bright Tribe is committed to Continuing Professional Development (CPD) and training, and the culture is one of equality and fairness built on relationships developed out of mutual trust and respect. For further information, job description and to apply please visit http://brighttribe.org.uk/work-with-us/recruitment/jobs-academies/. An application form must be completed in full to apply for this position. If you have any questions or would like to arrange a visit to the academy please contact Michelle Robinson, 01206 878878. Closing date 17 October 2017 Salary: Teachers Main Scale We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff to share this commitment. This post is subject to an enhanced DBS check.