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Computer Science Teacher KS3,4,5 - Harrow

Job Title: Computer Science Teacher KS3,4,5 - Harrow
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Harrow, Middlesex
Salary: £120 - £180 per day + depending on experience
Start Date: 03/10/2016
Reference: KH7879200_1496759006
Contact Name: Ken Hayes
Contact Email: secondary@astarteachers.com
Job Published: June 06, 2017 15:23

Job Description

"A very high achieving mainstream school in Harrow require a dynamic, innovative teacher of Computing ;as such you must have advanced knowledge of programming, coding and hardware.

As a Teacher of Computing and Computer Science you will already know that your skills are in high demand - curriculum changes have placed a huge emphasis on the programming, coding and hardware aspects of the subject rather than the traditional spread-sheets / data base focus of ICT. Likewise the ability to forge cross curricular links across Schools be they STEM based or through the use of interactive Media Production is of huge interest to our clients.

If your subject specialism is a different subject but you can evidence success in raising attainment of Key Stage Three, Four and Five Computing over a long period of time, backed by superb subject knowledge and outstanding references then we would still be interested to talk to you.

The school is ideally located within 5 minutes of the Bakerloo Line, London Overground and London Midland rail services.

Our client school performs in the top 1% of all schools and has done so for the past three years.

"It is 7th highest in the country for student progress in best 8 subjects including
English and mathematics"

The academic achievements of the school include:
*40% of all GCSE grades awarded were either an A* or A grade
*72% of students gained A*-C including English and mathematics, significantly above national for the third consecutive year
*46 students achieved A*/A in 8 or more GCSE subject

- "Students' behaviour around the school and their attitudes to learning in lessons are exemplary"
Ofsted 2012.

If you wish to apply please contact the Anna or Ken on the secondary desk at the earliest opportunity to arrange a trial or interview. The school will require a minimum of 2 professional references.

* You must have the legal right to work in the UK
* You must hold QTS or a UK recognised equivalent teaching qualification
* This position is subject to an Enhanced DBS Disclosure, Overseas Police Clearances (if applicable) and professional reference checks.

It is A* Star Teachers' policy, as a matter of courtesy, to respond to all applications within three working days. However, due to the volume of applications, we are sometimes unable to respond to each applicant individually. If we have not contacted you within three working days, your application has been unsuccessful and your details have not been retained. Please apply for any other position that you may feel suitable for in the future. A* Star Teachers is a Quality Marked Agency (continuously since 2002) and is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people.