Teacher of Computer Science, Wigan

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The Deanery Church of England High School and Sixth Form CollegeWigan

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Start date: 1st January2019
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: TPS
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: Yes

A Church School committed to excellence in Christian Education.  

Do you want to work in a forward-looking and successful 11-18 Church of England High School?  

Required as soon as possible: the Governors are seeking to appoint an enthusiastic, energetic and inspiring Teacher of Computer Science to join our vibrant and effective team in the next stage of its development. Computer Science is highly valued in the school and our pupils excel.  

The successful candidates will:  

o be an excellent classroom teacher who can inspire and excite pupils about their learning at all key stages, including A level.

o have a good Honours Degree (or equivalent) in Computer Science .  

o be confident with the use of data for tracking student progress.  

o demonstrate their ability to communicate effectively with staff, parents, pupils and the local community.  

We are seeking a teacher who will share our vision and values and our commitment to inclusion with a focus on the 'whole' child. The skillful, committed and passionate candidate will be an excellent teacher who will be responsible for ensuring that all their students make good or better progress using an innovative and enriching curriculum.  This post offers outstanding opportunities for continuous personal and professional development for a highly motivated teacher.  

In return we can offer: 

o a vibrant, hardworking and committed faculty 

o well motivated pupils and supportive parents 

o a distinctive Christian ethos 

o a new school building completed under the Priority Schools Building Programme

Applications are invited from candidates able to uphold the Christian ethos of the school.  The post is covered by the Protection of Children Act and is therefore subject to an enhanced DBS check.  Completed applications should be returned to:  Mrs Tracy Wogan, HR & Admin Manager

T: 01942 597501  E: swogant@deanery.wigan.sch.uk.  

Closing date:  Monday 12th November 2018 (12 noon)  

o The progress made by the majority of pupils currently in the school is improving strongly and rapidly.  Their progress is now good. 

o Teaching is good.  Teachers are knowledgeable about their subjects and most provide suitable stretch and challenge for pupils. 

o Pupils have positive attitudes to learning.  They take pride in their work and behave well in lessons and at social times. 

Ofsted 2016

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More about The Deanery Church of England High School and Sixth Form College
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Voluntary Aided
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 18 years
Denomination: Church of England
Address: Frog Lane, Wigan, Lancashire, WN1 1HQ, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1942 768801
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