Teacher of Computing

  • Mathematics & Computing
  • Bexleyheath

Teacher of Computing

Job advert

Salary: Outer London

Hours: Full or Part Time, Permanent

Start date: September 2018

NQT's Considered: Yes


Townley Grammar School is a multicultural girls’ selective school with a specialism in Performing Arts with Mathematics and Computing. We are seeking to appoint an outstanding full or part time teacher of Computing from September 2018.


We are looking for a suitably qualified teacher to join a highly successful department where Computer Science at both GSCE and A-Level is popular and well established.


This is an excellent opportunity to educate bright and engaging students in a large and progressive selective school for girls. There are approximately 1500 students on roll, including a co-educational sixth form of over 400.  


Rated as Outstanding by OFSTED in November 2015, key findings include:

  • Teaching is outstanding. Teachers are passionate about their subjects, have high expectations and excellent subject knowledge. They support the leadership of the academy in its ambitious vision of success and the very best for all pupils.
  • A particular strength of the academy is its encouragement of STEM subjects


Our STEM provision extends beyond the curriculum with exciting fun-packed off curriculum STEM Days, a highly successful STEM Leadership program and numerous clubs and events throughout the academic year. Our recent ‘Y7 Magic of STEM’ Day and our celebration of British Science Week videos can be seen here: http://www.townleygrammar.org.uk/students/curriculum/stem/


We have exciting and innovative relationships with STEM specialist schools in Russia and Japan; together with our Silicon Valley trip to San Francisco and Los Angeles we offer exciting international opportunities to interested techies.


We offer a full and robust induction programme for all new members of staff as part of the school’s Staff Development Programme with further support for staff new to the teaching profession. We encourage professional development across the school including opportunities to share ideas for improving teaching and learning.


Interviews will be arranged as soon as application is received for September 2018 start date.


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