Job details

Job details
Employer Beacon Academy
Location Crowborough, East Sussex
Salary MPS/UPS
Contract type Full Time
Contract term Permanent Suitable for NQTs
Job dates
Posted
Closing date
Job starts Required for September 2018

An earlier start date may be available for the right candidate

Applications are sought from a dedicated and hardworking teacher to join our Computer Science department within our highly successful and supportive non-selective 11-18 Academy. 

We offer a happy working culture where teachers can teach and students can learn in an Academy where leadership is judged as outstanding. The department of Computer Science and the Academy are committed to the development of both its staff and students.

We are celebrating our best ever A level and GCSE results which now place Beacon Academy as the top performing school in East Sussex and in the top 3% of schools nationally. We are also one of approximately 65 schools nationwide that has been selected to become a National Teaching School in the latest recruitment round, taking a leading role in recruiting and training new entrants to the profession.

To be successful, you will have high expectations as well as genuine ambition. You will consistently plan and deliver lessons that inspire, engage and challenge every student, enabling them to be enthusiastic about their learning and to make excellent progress.

We are a rural, split site mixed 11-18 non-selective converter academy with approximately 1,300 students, including over 250 students in our Sixth Form. We are situated centrally in Crowborough on the outskirts of the Ashdown Forest, an area of outstanding natural beauty. We are close to Tunbridge Wells and the South Coast.

If you would like more information on this role, or to arrange an informal visit, please contact the Human Resources Department on 01892 603078 or email vacancies@beacon-academy.org in the first instance.

Closing date: 10am on Monday, 4th December 2017.

NB: we advise applying promptly for this post as we reserve the right to close and interview early if sufficient suitable applications have been received.

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. This post is subject to Enhanced DBS clearance and suitable references.

About the employer

Information about Beacon Academy
Org type Mainstream School
Phase Secondary
Funding status State - Academy
Gender Mixed
Age range 11 - 18 years
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Locations and contacts

Beeches Site
North Beeches Road
Crowborough
East Sussex
TN6 2AS
United Kingdom
+44 1892 603001