Closes 07.07.20

Heathlands School, St Albans

Required for September 2020

Computing Teacher for Deaf Children in KS3/4
Want a new change and a different challenge, but still in your area of expertise?
Consider joining our Outstanding School and becoming a Teacher for the Deaf!
Full training will be provided via the school.

Salary Range: MPS/UPS fringe allowance and SEN points dependant on qualifications and experience

Due to the promotion of the previous post holder, we are seeking to appoint an enthusiastic, flexible and committed teacher to join a well-established team. You will need to have an innovative and engaging approach to lessons to facilitate access to the computing National Curriculum for deaf students. You should also be adept in monitoring and assessing to ensure the best possible progress.

Funds have been committed to a new 300MB wifi infrastructure and move to the cloud for September 2020. To find out more about our exciting school please visit our website https://heathlands.herts.sch.uk/

The successful candidate will have a commitment to developing outstanding practice and a passion for making a difference to the education and lives of our students by motivating and inspiring them to ‘be the best that they can be’.

The successful candidate must be able to offer subject specialism up to GCSE level in Computing. The ability to offer a second subject is desirable. They will also be expected to have involvement in the wider life of the school including tutoring responsibility for a small group of students. Teachers who have experience and/or qualification to teach deaf children are invited to apply. Knowledge of British Sign Language or a commitment to work towards minimum BSL3 is essential.

Benefits include, laptops for all teachers, extensive staff development programmes including the opportunity for in house sign language training and qualification as a teacher of deaf children.

Heathlands is committed to safeguarding pupils and this post will require an enhanced DBS check. To apply for this position please return your application form and person specification form to: The Co-Head Teachers, Heathlands School, Heathlands Drive, St Albans AL3 5AY. Email: head@heathlands.herts.sch.uk

For an informal discussion please email head@heathlands.herts.sch.uk to arrange a telephone or facetime discussion.

Closing date: Thursday 9 July 2020 at 12 noon

How to apply

To apply for this position please return your application form and person specification form to: The Co-Head Teachers, Heathlands School, Heathlands Drive, St Albans AL3 5AY. Email: head@heathlands.herts.sch.uk