Computer Science Teacher, Northwood

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Northwood CollegeNorthwood

Date posted:
Start date: September 2018
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: PL1/PL2
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: Yes

The role:

Northwood College for Girls seeks a well-qualified, enthusiastic and innovative Computer Science Teacher who will be expected to teach from Year 7 through to A Level. Computer Science is a rapidly growing subject within the school and so experience teaching the GCSE and A Level specification would be advantageous. There will be an opportunity for the right candidate to become the Computer Science Subject Leader.

The Department:

The Computing Department aims to ensure that students are equipped with a full range of digital literacy skills, in addition to being taught how to use various multimedia applications including sound editing, web design and game making software. Students gain computer programming skills and are shown how to think logically about problems.

About the School:

Northwood College for Girls is an independent, academically selective day school for approximately 840 girls aged 3-18. Excellence, courage and integrity are the three fundamental qualities that underpin a Northwood College education. Girls are encouraged to be emotionally resilient, to learn from success and challenge and to communicate with clarity and assurance.

Benefits:

As part of the GDST, the UK's leading network of independent girls' schools, we can offer a variety of benefits, such as:

· Competitive salaries and pay progression

· Access to extensive professional development opportunities

· Good transport links 

· Training grants for qualifications

· Generous pension schemes

· Free life assurance benefit

· A discount of up to 50% on fees for children at GDST schools

· Childcare vouchers, interest free loans for training, computer purchase loans and travel season ticket loans

· A Cycle to Work scheme

· Competitive terms and conditions of employment

For further details and an application form please click the apply button.

Applications must be received by 9am on Friday 25 May 2018.

Interviews will take place w/c 4 June 2018.

We are committed to the safeguarding of children and child protection screening will apply to this post.



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More about Northwood College
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Type: Mainstream School
Phase: All-through with sixth form
Funding status: Independent
Gender: Girls
Age Range: 3 - 18 years
Address: Maxwell Road, Northwood, Middlesex, HA6 2YE, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1923 825446
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"Northwood College is EXCELLENT in every category" - ISI inspection report, March 2012. Northwood College is an independent day school for girls, which was founded in 1878 in Central London.  By 1892 it had moved to its present site on Maxw...