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Director of Computer Science

Delta Academies TrustWakefield

Delta Academies Trust are looking to appoint a Director of Computer Science to work within the core improvement team of educational professionals from April 2022.  You will be responsible for working with a number of heads of departments across our academies.

The Director of Computer Science will take responsibility for the quality of individual subject provision, curriculum teaching and assessment. The Director of Computer Science is accountable for subject performance improvement, attainment, and progress in their discreet subject areas. The Director of Computer Science will work across the Trust’s Academies, where they work closely with the Senior Leadership and Subject Leadership Teams to accelerate improvement and raise standards. The Director of Computer Science will plan and teach high quality lessons, deliver intervention programmes, and challenge and support subject teams to achieve stretching targets for outcomes. The Director of Computer Science will analyse performance data to ensure that students are appropriately targeted for support and work across the Trust to ensure consistency of subject quality and delivery throughout the network of Academies.

You will be a strong practitioner and able to demonstrate evidence of securing expected or better progress in your area of responsibility.

Delta Academies Trust are looking to build an elite team of exceptional leaders, teachers, and support staff to transform education in the North of England, in line with our vision of ‘Changing Lives’.  Our vision is to transform education across the North of England and level up the playing field for those children who live in disadvantaged circumstances.  Through strong and purposeful leadership and high-quality teaching and learning, we are confident that we can have a positive impact upon the lives of young people, ensuring that all students achieve their potential, realise their aspirations; and are well prepared for the next stage of their lives.

We are committed to investing in staff of all levels and we will ensure you have access to high quality professional development through a formal CPD programme. As part of your career development, we will give you the opportunity to work with a wide range of senior leaders, as well as to undertake formal National Professional Qualifications.  We also have an employee benefits scheme.

If you share our vision, are passionate about raising educational attainment and standards and helping young people reach their full potential, you can make a difference with Delta Academies Trust.

If you would like to discuss the position further, please call Dave Hewitt the Associate Executive Principal on 07970 807436.

For more information and to apply for this position please visit our website at http://recruitment.deltatrust.org.uk

Closing date:   4 January 2022 at 12 noon

Delta Academies Trust is committed to safeguarding the welfare of its students and the successful applicant will be subject to an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service Certificate and checks of the relevant barred list / prohibition lists.

We are proud to be a Disability Confident employer and guarantee an interview to anyone disclosing a disability whose application meets the minimum criteria for the post. However, it is important to note that if we receive a high volume of applications, we may limit the numbers of interviews offered to both disabled people and non-disabled people.

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