Teacher of Computing (TLR available for the right candidate), Coventry, West Midlands

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Blue Coat School & Music CollegeCoventry, West Midlands

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Start date: September 2020
Contract type: Full Time / Part Time
Salary: TMS / UPS (TLR available for the right candidate)
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: Yes

Blue Coat is a successful and oversubscribed school in the heart of the city of Coventry.  As a Christian school our intake draws from both the local area and across the city and surrounding areas.  Consequently we have a diverse intake and a culturally thriving school.  The school was graded ‘Outstanding’ in its recent SIAMS inspection and ‘Good’ by Ofsted in June 2016 and continues to perform exceptionally well academically.  Our average grade at GCSE is 53.69 and our Progress 8 score is +0.31.  The vast majority of our students stay on into the sixth form and continue their studies.

At Blue Coat Church of England School, our vision is “Living life in all its fullness”. We exist to equip our students to live life in all its fullness by providing excellent education which is distinctively Christian and inclusive of all. At the heart of this education are the values of Care, Hard Work, Respect, Integrity and Servanthood, working Together for the good of all individuals, the school and wider communities.

We have a large and successful Post 16 provision with over 300 pupils studying either A levels or Vocational courses.  We are consistently in the top performing sixth forms in the city and we have excellent rates of progression to universities, apprenticeships and employment. 

The department currently consists of 4 full time members of teaching staff, some of whom also teach Business.  Students study a range of courses at KS4 including OCR iMedia and Computing GCSE. Students study A level Computing in the Sixth Form. 

Staff are friendly and supportive and you will receive excellent professional development.

We are looking for someone who is an excellent classroom practitioner who is committed to providing the very best outcomes for all of our students.  You will be passionate about the role of Computing and be able to teach all Key Stages but predominately KS4 and KS5.  

Applications from new entrants to the profession will be welcomed and excellent support is available for an NQT.

This is an ideal opportunity to join our successful school team where your contribution to the life of the school community is valued and development opportunities maximised. 

Application form and details available on our website www.bluecoatschool.com , TES.com

Closing date for applications:  9am Monday 30 March 2020

Interview date: Friday 3rd April 2020

Blue Coat Church of England School and Music College is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. Any offer of employment to the above post will be subject to receipt of a satisfactory enhanced disclosure from the Disclosure and Barring Service.

More about Blue Coat School & Music College
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary with sixth form
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 18 years
Denomination: Church of England
Address: Terry Road, Coventry, West Midlands, CV1 2BA, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 24 7622 3542