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Head of Computer Science and Digital Literacy

King Edward VI SchoolSouthampton

We are seeking an experienced and dynamic individual to lead our Computer Science department full time.  The successful candidate will be expected to teach across all ages. 

The Computer Science Department is a well-established and dynamic part of the school with healthy and growing numbers studying Computer Science A level and GCSE. It offers a range of programming and digital technology experiences for all and inspires those who wish to take their interest further. It aspires to equip our students with the necessary skills to thrive in today’s digital environment.

The post would be equally suitable for an experienced teacher with leadership aspirations, or an experienced Head of Department. A willingness to contribute to the School’s wide range of co-curricular activities is expected. The School uses 1-1 technology to enhance teaching and learning.

King Edward’s has its own generous salary scale, as well as the Teachers’ Pension Scheme, Healthcare scheme and a reduction in school fees. There is also on-site accommodation available for single occupancy. 

Further details and application forms are available from our website via the Apply button. Alternatively, contact Roz Read, HR Assistant by email: or on 023 8070 4561.

CVs are not an acceptable alternative to the school application form.

Closing date: 9am on Friday 9 April 2021. 

Interview date: w/c 19 April 2021. 

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children; applicants must be willing to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post, including checks with the Disclosure & Barring Service and past employers.

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