Head of Computing & Digital Learning, London SW8

Closing date:

Newton Prep SchoolLondon SW8

Date posted:
Start date: January 2020 - or later by negotiation.
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: We offer a competitive salary above the national teachers’ scale for inner London.
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: No

Newton Prep is a successful and dynamic school for children between the ages of 3 and 13.  We have high standards and expectations and are interested in education in the fullest sense. We seek to ensure that our pupils benefit from a proper balance of academic excellence, fun and activity combined with strong pastoral support.

Due to the promotion of the current post holder, we are seeking to appoint a highly motivated and inspirational teacher to lead on teaching and learning through digital means. The post holder will manage and develop the School’s Computing curriculum and academic IT plan in line with technological advances and in accordance with the strategic vision for the school as set out in the School’s Improvement and Development Plans. The role also involves teaching Computing from Year 1 to Year 8

Applications are invited from candidates who hold a recognised teaching qualification (BA (Ed), BEd or PGCE); have a keen interest in computing and are capable of strategic, innovative leadership. The ability to deliver high quality lessons combined with excellent communication and interpersonal skills are also essential pre-requisites.

We offer a competitive salary above the national teachers’ scale for inner London; opportunities for professional development; contributory pension scheme; free car parking; staff gym; free school lunches. 

Although this position is ideally due to commence in January 2020, we are happy to delay the appointment to April or September 2020 for the right candidate.

Full details of the post and an application form may be obtained from the School’s website www.newtonprepschool.co.uk or by phoning the HR Department on 020 7720 4091 ext. 1255.

To apply, please complete an application form and email this to the HR Manager at hrmanager@newtonprep.co.uk  or post to: Newton Prep, 149 Battersea Park Road, London SW8 4BX. 

Closing date for applications: 19.12.19. 

Interviews: The school reserves the right to interview and appoint to this position ahead of any advised application closing date should an appropriate candidate be found. It is advisable, therefore, to submit applications as early as possible.

Newton Prep is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects all staff to share this commitment. The successful applicant will be expected to undergo an enhanced DBS disclosure check, including a Barred List check.

Newton Prep

149 Battersea Park Road, London SW8 4BX


More about Newton Prep School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Primary
Funding status: Independent
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 3 - 13 years
Denomination: Non-denominational
Address: 149 Battersea Park Road, London, SW8 4BX, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 20 77204091
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Newton Prep is a successful and dynamic independent school, offering a challenging education for boys and girls between the ages of 3 and 13. Although a relatively new school, having been set up in 1991, it has grown from strength to strength (curren...