Head of Computing and IT, Northamptonshire

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Chenderit SchoolNorthamptonshire

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Start date: September 2019
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: TLR2A/2B depending on experience
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: No

We are seeking to appoint an outstanding Head of Computing/IT.  The successful candidate should be able to teach across the age and ability ranges (currently KS3 and KS4) and should be passionate about expanding computing in our Sixth Form.

The successful candidate will be:

  • committed to securing positive outcomes for all groups of students;
  • able to ensure that Computing/IT results are in line with or better than other subjects in the school;
  • well qualified and highly motivated;
  • committed to departmental leadership that is about developing the skills and understanding of students and colleagues;
  • able to demonstrate high, professional standards and
  • have a proven track record of success in teaching Computing/IT

We offer:

  • a popular, oversubscribed 11-18 comprehensive school which has a reputation for success;
  • students who are keen to learn and achieve well and dedicated staff; supportive staff, parents and Governing Body and
  • excellent career development opportunities with sustained professional development in an environment which recognises aspiration and rewards success.


Following our Ofsted Section 8 inspection in May 2017, we are delighted and proud to have been judged good once again.  We intend to use this as a springboard to further success.  We want our learning environment to go on improving so that all learners engage fully with the curriculum, enjoy and achieve.

Chenderit is an oversubscribed and very successful school located a few miles from Banbury and with easy access to the M40

Closing date: 9am on 18th March 2019

Interviews will take place w/c 18th March 2019

Further details of the post are available from Bev Martin, Headteacher’s PA/Personnel Manager (bmartin@chenderit.northants.sch.uk)

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More about Chenderit School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 18 years
Denomination: Non-denominational
Address: Archery Road, Middleton Cheney, Banbury, Oxfordshire, OX17 2QR, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1295 711 567
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