Head of Computer Science and Digital Learning
From September 2018/January 2019
Thornton College is a highly successful school situated in 25 acres of beautiful parkland, just outside Milton Keynes on the Northants/Bucks border. The school has grown from strength to strength over the past decade and the demand for places is high. Numerous major developments have recently taken place including an award winning Science and Prep Classroom building, Expressive Arts Studio and Pre-Prep Department. A brand new Sixth Form opened in September 2016.
This post centres on the teaching of Computer Science to KS5 and the promotion of ICT within the academic curriculum. The successful applicant will administer, manage and train staff and pupils for the school’s VLE (Firefly). He/she will also manage, support and train staff in using the school Management Information System, specifically the setup of mark books, publishing of reports, dealing with parent portal login concerns and basic use of iSAMS, which includes data tracking.
Closing date for applications: Monday 23rd July 2018
Interviews: w/c 6th August 2018
Thornton College is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and applicants must be willing to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers and the Disclosure and Barring Service.