Teacher of Computer Science/ICT, Northampton

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Northampton AcademyNorthampton

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Start date: July/September 2018
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Highly Competitive + possible R&R & early start
Contract term: Permanent

Full time/NQT/MPS/UPS
We are looking to appoint an ambitious and enthusiastic teacher of Computer Science/ICT to join our team.
This is an exciting time to join the Computer Science department as the academy launches a specialist gifted STEM stream focussing on getting the best out of our top STEM students in Maths, Science and Computer Science/ICT.  At the same time our students continue to succeed at both GCSE and A level studies in Computer Science/ICT, with most of the A level students going on to study Computer Science/ICT at university.
Our academy is transformational for young people.  We were judged to be 'Good' by Ofsted in February 2016, and since then results have continued to improve with students making above average progress
United Learning is a unique group of independent and state schools working together to achieve the best in everyone. Our vision is to provide excellent education so that all young people are able to make a success of their lives and, if we are to realise this vision, we need to make sure we attract, develop and reward the key ingredient – you.
Wherever your location, we invite applications from NQT’s looking to start an exciting new career or from experienced teachers looking for a new and highly desirable opportunity.
If you are seeking a role which will make a difference not only to our students and the wider community but will also look after your wellbeing and personal development, this is the role for you.

We will offer you:

  • An exciting role in a successful oversubscribed academy;
  • A personal induction programme;
  • Ongoing professional training and development as well as networking opportunities throughout the group of academies and United Learning;
  • A competitive salary, an on-site fitness centre, a bespoke personal development package and a flexible benefit scheme.
  • And most importantly an opportunity to make a difference in the community.

The post is being advertised with a closing date of 11 July, however we would like potential applicants to apply as soon as possible and reserve the right to withdraw the advert should we interview and appoint a suitable candidate earlier than the advertised closing date.

To Apply

Please apply online by clicking on the following link https://unitedlearning.current-vacancies.com/Jobs/Advert/1260596?cid=1567

Closing Date: Wednesday 11 July 2018, 12 noon

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United Learning comprises: UCST (Registered in England No: 2780748. Charity No. 1016538) and ULT (Registered in England No. 4439859. An Exempt Charity). Companies limited by guarantee. VAT number 834 8515 12. Registered address: United Learning, Worldwide House, Thorpe Wood, Peterborough, PE3 6SB.



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More about Northampton Academy
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 18 years
Denomination: Christian
Address: Wellingborough Road, Northampton, Northamptonshire, NN3 8NH, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1604 210017
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Our academy is transformational for young people and was judged 'Good' in all areas in January 2013. Since we opened as an academy, results have increased dramatically, a testimony to the sheer hard work and determination demonstrated by students and...