£32,000 - £39,000 per annum
Horizon Teachers are proud to be working with a prestigious, Ofsted Outstanding All Through School. The school is based South London and is easily accessible via public transport.We are looking for a Computer Science Teacher that is available from September 2022.The School Computer Science Teacher will be responsible for teaching courses that may include the following: • AP Computer Science Principles• AP Computer Science A• Introduction to Programming• Art and Code• Advanced Topics in Computer Science• Other elective courses, in accordance with the experience of a successful applicantSummary of duties●Teach 5 classes including high school computer science and/or selected courses in mathematics, science, engineering, or middle-school computer science.●Prepare, coordinate and plan the curriculum with other members of the department, and liaise with other departments as appropriate.●Monitor and evaluate students' progress, prepare for parent conferences, complete report cards, etc.●Organize and participate in field trips to facilitate active learning.●Participate in regular, purposeful pedagogy meetings around standards-based education and in professional development sessions.●Participate actively in the life of the school through attendance at events, committee membership and leadership of extracurricular activities.●Any other duties as are within the scope, spirit and purpose of the job as requested by the principal.Selection criteriaQualifications/experience:●A bachelor's degree in a relevant discipline●Familiarity with multiple computer languages●Substantive experience teaching a variety of computer science courses at the high school level.●Flexibility, creativity, and a collaborative approach with instructional strategies and departmental work●Significant recent professional development●Strong oral and written communication skills and a desire to work in a team-focused environment.●Training and experience in cultural competency initiatives to support diversity, equity and inclusion in the classroom and workplace.●Willingness to contribute to school life and activities in additional ways through coaching, advising and special projects.●A proven commitment to the safeguarding and welfare of childrenDesirable qualifications/experience:●Advanced degree preferred.●Experience teaching the AP curriculum or IB with Java. ●Experience within a standards based curriculum●Ability to teach a broad range of computer science and technology courses.●Experience in the application of CS in other subject areas such as art, science, or social studies●Experience teaching in other subject areas, specifically in mathematics, science, or engineering.●Related-industry experience●Advanced course work or experience in a computer science field.●Experience, either in academia or industry, in data science, cybersecurity, and/or artificial intelligence.Horizon Teachers is a specialist Education Recruitment Consultancy that helps Teachers and Support Staff find long term, permanent and interim employment in Primary, Secondary and Special Schools throughout London and the South East. As part of the registration process you will be required to have a DBS Check carried out and all original relevant qualifications will need to be sighted and copied before any work placement. For all teaching roles you will need to hold Qualified Teacher Status (QTS) or equivalent. Horizon Teachers. Enhancing Children's Education.