ABOUT THE SCHOOL

Prospero Teaching are seeking a Information Technology to join a large, Ofsted “Good”, mixed, secondary school in the Stevenage starting September 2020.

The school is fully inclusive and promotes excellence in learning, seeking to ensure that all students are the best that they can be; their dedicated staff are focused on quality and achievement whilst ensuring the happiness and well-being of the community.

Depending on performance the school would look at either extending the contract or offering a permanent position.

The school has a range of values but two or three of the specific values are excellence for all, every lesson, every day – good or better.

The Senior Leaders provide high quality professional development for all staff and provide 360* of support, care and challenge for our students and their families.

 

THE INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY DEPARTMENT:

The Information Technology Department follows Information and Communication Technology BTEC National Level 2

Extended Certificate – equivalent to one A Level

The department is made up of 2 teachers and is supported by technicians.

Fantastic range of opportunities to grow and develop

Brand new suite of fully equipped specialist rooms with state of the art computers

Providing opportunities for students to focus on the development of the major key skills and the wider key skills in a technological context, such as improving own performance, working with others and problem solving.

Providing opportunities for students to develop a range of skills and techniques, personal qualities and attitudes essential for successful performance in working life

Extra-Curricular Activities and Trips                    ICT lunch club and afternoon club

Ofsted comment:

Teachers skilfully use their strong subject knowledge and rich variety of questioning techniques to check pupils’ understanding and to challenge the most able

Sixth-form provision is good. Leaders have ensured that students follow appropriate courses that enable them to achieve well.

 

INFORMATION ABOUT THE LOCATION  OF THIS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY TEACHING ROLE:

This Information Computer Technology teaching post is open to UK trained and Overseas Trained teachers.

Stevenage is located 26 min on the over ground train into Central London

Stevenage is South of Cambridge and North of London in the county of Hertfordshire.

Luton Airport is the nearest airport and is a 20 min drive

Stansted airport is a 40 min journey – international airport

House prices are very good value, you have access to a range of new and old properties, have a fantastic town boasting all the necessary amenities.

 

CONTRACT DETAILS OF INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY TEACHING JOB:

Duration – 1 YEAR MINIMUM

Type of work – Information Technology teaching post

Contract or position start date – September 2020

Duration / Likely Duration – 1 year ideally

Contract or position end date: (contract may get extended)

Contract type (temp/perm/temp to perm) – Long Term/Permanent

Full time/part-time – Full time, 5 days a week Mon- Friday

Minimum rate £150 per day (negotiable)

Hours – 8:30 am – 4pm, plus parents evenings

 

EXPERIENCE, TRAINING, AND QUALIFICATIONS:

Ed /PGCE/ QTS or equivalent teaching degree

Solid teaching background

Extensive knowledge of the National Curriculum

Up to date Safeguarding training issued in the last year

 

TO BE ELIGIBLE FOR THIS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY TEACHING JOB THROUGH PROSPERO TEACHING, YOU MUST:

Hold Right to Work in the UK

Be able to work a minimum of 5 FULL days Monday – Friday

Hold an enhanced child barred list DBS certificate registered with the online updates service or be willing to process a new application

Provide two professional child related references

To apply for this job email your details to ausnz@prosperoteaching.com