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Job details

Job details
Employer Preston School
Location Somerset
Salary MPS/ UPS
Contract type Full Time
Contract term Permanent
Job dates
Closing date Applications are closed

Inspiring ICT or Captivating Computing Teacher?

Required for September 2017 or January 2018: 

Full-time Teacher of ICT (MPS/UPS)

Potential TLR (£4,396) for Subject Leader for ICT/Computing & Online Safety for the right candidate

Our aspiration is to be great in all that we do.  Are you a great teacher & leader or aspire to be one?  If so, Preston School is the right school for you!

We are a Business & Enterprise Academy that aspires to embody our strapline of ‘Bringing Learning to Life & Life to Learning’ for every student every day. We place a large emphasis on the development of character and personality of our students, alongside a relentless drive for improving progress in all of the subjects that they study. 

We aim to be GREAT in everything that we do. Our student body are wonderful to work with and visitors to the school regularly comment upon the great learning environment within the school, personified by the excellent relationships between students and staff.  We firmly believe in the core BASICs that the students are asked to follow, and we recognise that teaching is made easier when students are engaged with their learning - as ours are.

ICT & Computing are popular subjects at Preston that complement our Business & Enterprise specialisms. It is an exciting time to teach in the department as we increase the number of specialist teachers to cope with the large demand at KS4. There is support for all staff at the school and the successful candidate would be well-nurtured as we all work towards making Preston School even greater. 

We are looking for a great ICT/Computing teacher with vision and drive to teach, and possibly lead, in the department. This is an exciting opportunity for an enthusiastic, motivated and talented teacher who is looking to make a difference in this exciting role.

We would love to receive your application if you are:

  • passionate about teaching ICT/Computing and aspire for Preston School to be GREAT
  • dedicated to enhancing the learning and lives of our students
  • ambitious with high expectations of all, including yourself 
  • an excellent team member with the capacity to work across the department & the school
  • committed to continually improving as a teacher 

Information on the school and posts can be accessed from 

The post is subject to two references along with enhanced DBS check from Criminal Record Bureau and medical history check. If you would like to visit us prior to applying then please contact Shelley Thorne, Personnel Officer, on the email below.

Please apply by downloading the application form from the school’s website and return completed with a covering letter addressed to Gregg Morrison, Principal, to 

Closing date:  9am on Monday 3rd July 2017

Provisional Interview Date:  Wednesday 5th July 2017 

About the employer

Information about Preston School
Org type Mainstream School
Phase Secondary
Funding status State - Academy
Gender Mixed
Age range 11 - 16 years
Denomination Non-denominational
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Locations and contacts

Monks Dale
BA21 3JD
United Kingdom
+44 1935 431 216