Teacher of ICT and Computing, Somerset

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Holyrood AcademySomerset

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Start date: Negotiable
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: MPS / UPS
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: Yes

Holyrood Academy is entering a very exciting period of its development. We have recently been awarded National Support School status which will create opportunities for the staff here to work with other schools that find themselves in need of support. 

We have been ranked by Ofsted as ‘Outstanding’ since 2010.  We became a Multi Academy Trust from 1 April and as the Vector Learning Trust will be looking to become one of the leading education providers in the South West.  This is an opportunity for the right person to come and join us on our journey.  We are looking for someone who shares our vision to improve the life chances of the young people in the communities we serve and the passion to really want to make a difference.

We are seeking to appoint an ambitious, enthusiastic and highly motivated teacher of ICT and Computer Science, with a real passion for teaching and learning. This is an excellent opportunity for any ICT and Computer Science teacher; new to the profession or more experienced. You will be joining an outstanding department with a strong departmental ethos that ‘high effort equals high reward’, where students enjoy ICT and Computer Science, they work hard and they achieve a great deal. We consistently achieve excellent results.  

The person appointed will have:  

- High standards and expectations  

- Highly developed interpersonal skills  

- A commitment to team work  

- A positive outlook 

- Excellent subject knowledge 

- The drive to succeed  

Whether you are looking for your first teaching post or an experienced practitioner, this is an exciting role and an opportunity to join a forward thinking ‘Outstanding’ Academy.  If you would like to visit the Academy prior to the closing date – please contact Michelle Nokes, Headteacher’s PA on 01460 – 260100 to arrange a convenient time.  

Closing Date: Friday 17 November 2017 at 12.00noon

Previous experience or current training in an educational establishment is essential.  This post is subject to an enhanced DBS check.  

We welcome applications regardless of age, gender, ethnicity or religion.  

Holyrood Academy is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of  children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers  to share this commitment.

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More about Holyrood Academy
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary with sixth form
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 18 years
Denomination: Non-denominational
Address: Zembard Lane, Chard, Somerset, TA20 1JL, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1460 260100
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