Teacher of Computer Science, Stockton-on-Tees

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Thornaby AcademyStockton-on-Tees

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Start date: September 2017
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Main Scale or UPS plus retention payment of £1000 after 12 and 24 months
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: Yes

Teacher of Computer Science (ref TH1701)

Teachers Main Scale or UPS plus retention payment of £1000 after 12 and 24 months

Required from September 2017


At Thornaby Academy we aim to provide an exciting and inspirational environment for young people to learn and succeed.  The staff at the Academy work closely as a team to support and guide our young people as they experience a diverse and challenging curriculum which will provide them with every opportunity to achieve their personal best.

The Academy has an immediate opening for an excellent teacher who will be welcomed in to an enthusiastic team of teachers. The successful candidate will be determined to make a significant difference to the standards of teaching and learning in this crucial area of the curriculum.

Computer Science at Thornaby Academy is taught as part of the Curriculum at key stage 3 and as a popular option subject at key stage 4. Students in key stage 4 follow the OCR exam specification. We are seeking an individual who not only has a proven track record in the classroom, but who is committed to improving the life chances of the young people who attend the Academy.

A retention incentive is available for the successful candidate. This is a £1,000 payment at the end of the first and second years of employment with the Academy. A relocation package of up to £1,000 is also available.

Salary: Teachers Main Scale or UPS plus retention payment of £1000 after 12 and 24 months

Start date: January 2018 or sooner

Contract Type: Full-time

Closing date: 12 noon Monday 2nd October 2017

Interviews: w/c 9th October 2017 or 16th October 2017

Thornaby Academy is an equal opportunities employer welcoming applications from all sections of the community. We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of young people and vulnerable adults and expect staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

For further information on the above role and to request an application pack, please visit the ‘current vacancies’ section of our website at www.thornabyacademy.tltrust.org You can contact the Academy with any queries by emailing recruitment@thornabyacademy.org.uk  (quoting the vacancy reference number in the subject line) with any queries.  

The position we are filling is exempt from the provisions of the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act and a satisfactory DBS from the Disclosure and Barring Service is required as part of our pre-employment checks.

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More about Thornaby Academy
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 16 years
Address: Baysdale Road, Thornaby, Stockton-on-Tees, Cleveland, TS17 9DB, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1642 763244
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The Academy is part of the newly formed Teesside Learning Trust, a Multi Academy Trust which was established on 01 September 2016 and is comprised of two Primary Academies, Whitecliffe Academy and Badger Hill Academy in Redcar and Cleveland, and two ...