Teacher of Computer Science & IT

Wallasey, Merseyside
06 Jan 2022
24 Jan 2022
Contract Type
Full Time

Weatherhead High School

A high performing academy providing excellence for all

An 11 – 18 Girls’ Comprehensive School

NOR 1640, including 350 in a mixed Sixth Form

Headteacher: Miss A Whelan, BA Hons, MSc, NPQH

Required: as soon as possible

Teacher of Computer Science & IT


(fixed term contract to 31/08/22)

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a well-qualified and inspiring teacher to join our high performing curriculum area for the remainder of this academic year. This post is open to ECT’s looking to begin their career at an Outstanding and World Class School or for experienced teachers. We welcome applications from all suitably qualified professionals.

Computer Science is a popular subject and we are looking to appoint a candidate who can offer diverse and engaging lessons in order to secure the best outcomes for our students throughout Years 7 – 13. At KS4 we offer GCSE Computer Science and BTEC Tech in Digital Information Technology. At Post-16 we also offer students A Level Computer Science and BTEC National in IT.

Weatherhead High School is an extremely successful school. We are accredited with ‘World Class Schools’ status giving us recognition that we have moved beyond our ‘Outstanding’ Ofsted status and have improved student progress, aspiration, and achievement to such an extent that our students rival those of the best schools’ nationally and internationally. We are very proud of this external recognition that our students are truly world class.

The school consistently achieves significantly above the national average in examination results and has positive scores for both Progress 8 and Attainment 8 at GCSE and has consistently high performance in both A Level and all Applied Level courses. Through our work as a Training School and via the World Class Schools network we offer outstanding ECT & RQT Programmes, ongoing CPD for all staff as well as a Wellbeing calendar and sessions open to all. Weatherhead is committed to a culture of excellence and we are looking for an individual who shares that ethos.

For further information about the school and this opportunity, please visit our website https://weatherheadhigh.co.uk/joinus/work-with-us/ or telephone the school. A letter of application with the application form, including names and addresses of two referees, should be returned to the Headteacher, via post or email. Please note we are only able to accept application forms downloaded from our website. Closing Date: 3.00 pm Monday 24th January 2022

Weatherhead is committed to safeguarding the welfare of children and young people. An enhanced DBS will be required for this post. Weatherhead is an Equal Opportunities Employer and positively welcomes applications from all people regardless of their sex, creed, marital status, race, age, disability, sexual orientation or religious belief.