Director of Computing, Kent

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Dover Grammar School for BoysKent
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Start date: Januray 2018
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: To be agreed on appointment
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: No

We are looking for an inspirational teacher of computing to lead both our Computing Department and the use of ICT across the school. This new and exciting role will allow you to play a strategic lead in developing innovative ways for all teachers to use ICT to stretch and challenge our academically able students. It is essential that the successful candidate has the ability to teach Computing to GCSE and experience of teaching BTEC Level 3 Computing or A Level Computing would be a distinct advantage. We welcome applications from teachers with experience in non-selective schools and provide a comprehensive induction and CPD programme for teachers at all stages of their career.

This is an exciting time to join DGSB. Last year we received a very positive inspection report from Ofsted followed by achieving our highest ever GCSE results in the summer. This year, we are embarking on the first stage of a major re-development project as part of the Priority Schools Building Programme which will enable us to design a brand new learning environment with facilities that provide an exceptional education for our students. This role will be pivotal in shaping the strategic planning for ICT in the new school buildings.

Application packs are available from the school website or on request by contacting Sophie Tourki, Headteacher’s PA on 01304-216810, or alternatively email Applications should include a completed application form and supporting letter.

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of our students and expect all staff to share in this commitment. The successful candidate will be required to undergo appropriate child protection screening including an enhanced DBS check.

Dover Grammar School for Boys is an Equal Opportunities Employer.

The closing date for applications is Monday 2 October (midday)

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More about Dover Grammar School for Boys
Address: Astor Avenue, Dover, Kent, CT17 0DQ, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1304 206117