Head of Computing, Heywood

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Siddal Moor Sports CollegeHeywood

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Start date: 01/01/2018
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: £22,467 to £38250 plus TLR2c £6,450
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: No

Siddal Moor is an 11-16 community secondary school serving Heywood and the wider area.  With amazing modern facilities and a real commitment to ensuring the very best education for our students, Siddal Moor is an exciting place to be.    

We place an emphasis on developing young adults who have the skills and ability to lead full, enjoyable and successful lives.  We believe children should enjoy school and foster a love of learning that continues as they move on.  

From 1st January 2018, we are looking to appoint an outstanding Head of Computing to join a dedicated and talented team of staff.  The successful candidate will…   

• have experience of teaching Computing at KS3 and KS4,  

• have a record of successful KS4 results,  

• possess the ability to provide excellent teaching and develop outstanding practice within the department, 

• have the passion to make a genuine difference and the leadership ability to make a positive change, 

• have total belief in the potential of our students.  

This is a fantastic opportunity for somebody looking for a middle leadership role within a supportive environment.  We also offer excellent CPD opportunities for teaching and learning and leadership, as well as having a real commitment to wellbeing.    

The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.  Appointment to this post is therefore subject to an enhanced Disclosure and Barring and background check.   

The ability to converse at ease with customers and service users and provide advice in accurate spoken English is an essential requirement of this post.  

The application form and further details are available to download here or may be requested from the school.  Applications should be returned to ThompsonL@siddalmoor.uk.  The closing date for applications is 12.00 noon on Friday 13th October 2017 and interviews will take place on Tuesday 17th October 2017.

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More about Siddal Moor Sports College
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Community
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 16 years
Denomination: Non-denominational
Address: Newhouse Road, Heywood, Lancashire, OL10 2NT, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1706 369436
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