Teacher of Computer Science and Digital Skills, Canterbury

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The King's School International CollegeCanterbury

Date posted:
Start date: 1st September 2019
Contract type: Part Time
Salary: Undisclosed
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: Yes

The King’s School is a selective co-educational boarding and day school of 820 pupils in years 9-13. The school, dating back to 597 and situated in the heart of the historic Cathedral city of Canterbury in Kent, has an outstanding reputation as one of the country’s leading independent schools. 

The wider King’s family, which includes The Junior King’s School (360 pupils aged 3-12), in September 2018 opened its first purely International College in Canterbury, currently in existing King's buildings, but soon to move into purpose-built accommodation. The College can teach up to 80 international students in Years 8-11 with the aim of giving them a soft landing in the UK boarding tradition and sending them successfully onwards for the Sixth Form, 14+ or 13+ entrance. 

Applications are invited for the position of Teacher of Computer Science and Digital Skills. The starting date will be 1st September 2019. This is an exciting opportunity to help establish the College within both the King’s tradition and the global community. 

We seek to appoint an inspiring individual who is qualified to degree level and has excellent teaching and pastoral skills. A qualification and experience of EAL is advantageous, but not a necessity. To be successful, you must be in complete agreement with the King’s ethos, and have the fullest understanding of the academic, social and personal needs of today’s international teenager. 

Applications, including a CV and personal statement, should be addressed to the Joint Principals, Bill and Jo Prior, and be submitted online at: www.international.kings-school.co.uk 

If you have any difficulties applying, please contact the HR Department: 01227 595733. 

Closing date: 9 am, Monday 18th March 2019.

The School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and applicants must be willing to undergo child protection screening including checks with past employers and the Disclosure & Barring Service.

The King's School, Canterbury is an educational charity - Registration No: 307942.

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More about The King's School International College
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: Independent
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 16 years
Address: The Precincts, Canterbury, Kent, CT1 2ES, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1227 818554
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The King’s School, Canterbury has been educating children of all ages since 597, though it actually only acquired its Royal Charter during the reign of King Henry VIII in 1541. 

In September 2018, the school’s new International College opened it...