TEACHER OF COMPUTING
Founded in 1791, The St Marylebone CE School is an outstanding, oversubscribed Church of England girls’ school with a mixed sixth form, serving students of all faiths or no faith.
A vacancy has arisen for a full-time Teacher of Computing from September 2018, to join our small and friendly team of two teachers. We require a versatile, capable and enthusiastic team player to join a successful department.
Applications are welcome from experienced teachers or NQTs. We offer an excellent NQT induction programme.
ABOUT THE SCHOOL:
- The School is situated in the heart of central London, just minutes from the hustle and bustle of Oxford Street on the tranquil Marylebone High Street, with Regent’s Park just moments away. We are close to excellent transport links (Regent’s Park and Baker Street are both a two-minute walk away).
- Successively rated ‘outstanding’ by Ofsted, the School is one of the best performing non-selective state schools nationally.
- The School is a dynamic and inspiring place to work and invests energetically in the growth of its staff.
- We are the Lead School in the St Marylebone Teaching School Alliance and have 21 SLEs on the teaching staff.
- There are around 100 members of teaching staff and the School nurtures and develops staff in-house. 74% of teaching staff have been internally promoted since starting at the School.
ABOUT THE DEPARTMENT:
- The department runs OCR GCSE Computer Science 9-1, OCR Nationals Creative iMedia and Eduqas A-Level Computer Science. Our KS4 results in both subjects have consistently been between 88% - 100% A*- C.
- Students are given the opportunity to take part in a number of extra-curricular events, which include: Sky Skills Academy, CapGemini Women’s Networking Event, Women in Technology Careers Afternoon and the Apps for Good competition.
- Extra-curricular clubs run by the department also include BBC School Report, Code Club and Photography Club.
- Qualified to degree level in a relevant subject.
- Qualified Teacher Status.
- Evidence of relevant subject based CPD.
- Evidence of at least good teaching, leading to high attainment and at least good progress at KS3, 4 and 5.
- Commitment to enrichment and extra-curricular provision in the development of students.
- Understanding of the use of assessment to inform planning and improve student performance.
- Ability to set consistently high expectations for all students through class work, homework and enrichment.
- Excellent communication and team-work skills.
- Ability to engage, enthuse and motivate students.
- Ability to organise, plan and prioritise effectively.
- Enthusiasm, drive and love of learning.
- Flexibility, adaptability and creativity.
HOW TO APPLY:
Please complete an application form, available to download from the School’s website:
Please return your completed application form via e-mail to: firstname.lastname@example.org
Closing date: by 9am on Wednesday 21st February 2018
Interviews: w/c 26th February 2018
Start date: September 2018
The School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children & vulnerable adults and it is our expectation that all staff and volunteers share this commitment. The successful applicant will be required to apply for an Enhanced Disclosure from the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS).