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Head of faculty - computing

This is a senior role within the school and therefore attracts a significant TLR payment. In addition, recruitment and relocation packages are available. Please contact Anna Finch (HR Business Partner) on 07704 018884 for further information or to discuss the role. 

This is an exciting opportunity to lead a faculty, delivering extremely popular Computing & IT lessons across KS3 & KS4.

We are looking for a leader willing and able to grow the faculty as well as maintaining high standards of teaching and creating an exceptional place of learning. As Head of Faculty, you will need to be dynamic and be able to motivate the students through inspiring lessons and leadership. The ideal candidate will be highly knowledgeable, creative, and passionate about computing & IT and will be expected to lead, develop, and implement teaching and learning strategies to raise achievements for the Faculty. Your daily role will involve managing, monitoring, and evaluating the work of staff and pupils with the Faculty to maximise the chance of success.

We expect all staff to undertake a pastoral role as a form tutor. There are also opportunities to get involved in the wider life of the school through trips and extra-curricular activities.

We will develop every staff member that joins our team, providing one-to-one support, coaching and mentoring and access to extensive professional development.

You must hold QTS (or equivalent) and a relevant undergraduate degree to be considered for this post.

The School

Tomlinscote is a highly successful, over-subscribed mixed comprehensive school of approximately 1500 students.  The school has been recognised as an Apple Distinguished School and our everyone enjoys working here because our standards, facilities and staff well-being are excellent.

Our students are a pleasure to teach and make excellent progress as shown by our positive examination data.  All Tomlinscote students and staff have their own iPad to enhance learning inside and outside of the classroom

Tomlinscote is part of The Prospect Trust, a leading Multi-Academy Trust in the South of England, with an aim of providing outstanding education for all learners within a family of local academies. There are currently three academies within the Trust: The Sixth Form College Farnborough, Tomlinscote School and Frimley Church of England Junior School.

The Process   

Please return the completed application and equality monitoring forms to  recruitment@prospecttrust.org.uk

Closing date:  09.00 Monday 18 October 2021

Job start date: January 2022

Contract/Hours: Permanent, Full Time

Salary details:  London Fringe Pay + TLR 1c £10,200 

Recruitment and relocation packages are available. 

Location: Tomlinscote School

The Prospect Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting  the welfare of all children and young people within our care and requires all staff and volunteers to share and demonstrate this commitment, Any future offer of employment remains subject to satisfactory pre-employment checks, including enhanced DBS clearance, a health check and references.

Contact Us

Tomlinscote Way, Frimley, Surrey, GU16 8PY

01276 70 90 50