Head of Computer Science, Harrow

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Hatch End High SchoolHarrow

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Start date: Head of Computer Science
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: MPS/UPS (Outer London) plus releveant TLR2 (£2,640 - £6,450) dependent on experience
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: No


MPS/UPS (Outer London) TLR2 £2,640 - £6,450 (Dependent on experience) 

Hatch End High School is a high performing, innovative Academy in Harrow with a large and very successful Sixth Form. We are extremely proud of our diverse and multi-ethnic cohort and outstanding reputations for Inclusion and academic achievement. Standards and progress are high but we are never complacent. Our school ethos, WE CARE: Co-operation, Ambition, Respect, Excellence, underpins everything we do.

Computer Science has a strong profile in the school from Key Stage 3 - Key Stage 5 and has been very successful in the transition to the new more challenging curriculum.  In addition to A Level, BTEC ICT Level 3 is offered in the Sixth Form.  We are looking for an enthusiastic Computer Science specialist who will lead this critical subject.  The school has invested in a programme of iPads and places great emphasis on the role of new technologies in transforming learning.  The opportunity to teach Mathematics or other relevant subject would be available to an interested candidate.

Full support will be available via an outstanding professional development programme for aspiring leaders to develop their career further. 

The successful candidate will have the ability to embrace the inclusive culture and ethos of the school.  A strong commitment to raising achievement and standards is required along with an informed and creative approach to curriculum delivery. 

Application forms are available on our website together with the job description and person specification or email hr@hatchend.harrow.sch.uk for an application pack.

Closing date: Noon, Thursday 28th September 2017

Start date: January 2018

Hatch End High School is an equal opportunities employer. This school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. All posts working in schools are subject to an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check and written references.

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More about Hatch End High School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 19 years
Denomination: Non-denominational
Address: Headstone Lane, Harrow, Middlesex, HA3 6NR, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 208 428 4330
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Hatch End High School is a mixed, comprehensive, non-denominational secondary with sixth form located in Harrow, Greater London. The school was founded as Blackwell Secondary, accepting its first pupils in 1950, and has been known as Hatch End High S...