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Head of Computing and Computing Hub Lead Teacher

Helena Romanes School and Sixth Form CentreEssex

This is an exciting opportunity for an innovative leader with strong curriculum understanding to join us as Head of Computing. You will also play a key role in The London, Hertfordshire and Essex Computing Hub.

Reporting directly to one of our Senior Team, you will have a varied, dynamic and strategic role as Head of Computing. You will provide strong leadership to your team, with a clear focus on continuing to drive improvements in teaching, curriculum design and students’ progress across the department. As such, this role will prepare candidates for onward progression to senior leadership positions should they wish.

In addition, you will have  the opportunity to work as part of the team at The London, Hertfordshire and Essex Computing Hub, based at Saffron Walden County High School. Possible roles could include:

● Facilitating Teach Computing courses

● Undertaking some aspects of hub leadership

● Working with schools across the region to improve the teaching of computer science

● Working with CAS communities across the hub region

We would love to hear from you if you are an inspirational, dynamic and creative individual who makes learning fun and challenging, and who is looking to join a supportive and enthusiastic team in beautiful rural surroundings.

Helena Romanes joined the highly successful Saffron Academy Trust in September 2020. Consequently, there are a wide range of opportunities in terms of CPD, school-to-school collaboration and career development for members of our team.

At Helena Romanes we value the personal attributes of hard work, positivity and kindness, and we are looking for someone who can model these values.

Interview date: Week commencing Monday 24th May 2021

Please contact Sue Este, HR Manager if you have any queries:

Please apply by application form to Sue Este, HR Manager

The school reserves the right to interview candidates before the published closing date.

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