Computing Teacher

Reading, Berkshire
£23720 - £35008/annum
25 May 2019
24 Jun 2019
Part Time
Set hours
Contract Type
SupplyNow are proud to be working with Reading UTC, an Outstanding 14-19 Specialist School. Looking to appoint a Teacher of Computing to this Outstanding and World Class University Technical College (UTC). The role is fulltime, permanent – there is however an opportunity for part time, flexible working if this was more appropriate for you.

As a Computing Teacher at UTC Reading, you will be working with some of the world’s biggest tech companies, as well as great local innovators You will be leading on projects and engagements and supporting students in developing the technical skills needed by industry, to make education relevant to the real world.

To thrive in this role, you will need specialist technical training, and be committed to learning new technical skills yourself We provide access to all of the technical training you need, so that you can quickly become proficient in areas such as Microsoft coding and Azure, cyber security, and AI, as well as other specialist technologies like Salesforce. We want you to be more than a teacher – we want you to be a subject expert and recognised by our students as such. This is a role like no other, you will be a key player in building on our world-class reputation by developing the next generation of talent. Working closely with senior leaders at the school, you will be given every opportunity to run specialist enrichments, and there will be a number of employer trips for you to organise and lead on.

The UTC opened in September 2013 in a newly refurbished building, which replicates a business environment with state-of–the-art facilities and was judged by Ofsted as Outstanding in every category in May 2015 in only its second year of operation In December 2017, the UTC was awarded the World Class Schools Quality Mark This is not only a relatively new school but a new approach to educating 14-19 year olds; which is possibly the most exciting change in the education landscape in decades.

All students at UTC Reading specialise in either Engineering, Computing or STEM; at KS4 they also study a focused and supportive curriculum to these specialisms At Post 16 the curriculum becomes more specialist where students can study one of three routes: Technical, Hybrid, or A Level In the technical route they will either study a Level 3 Extended Diploma in Engineering or Computing In the Hybrid Route, they will study a technical qualification in engineering or computing alongside two A Levels In the A Level route they will study 3 A Levels At capacity we will be educating 560 students who will all have a passion for Engineering or Computer Science; it is a truly inspirational environment

This role will provide you with:

• unparalleled professional development including access to a full suite of professional qualifications including MOS, MTA and AutoDesk

• focussed teaching - only teaching KS4 and KS5 classes

• small class sizes

• passionate students

• Exciting opportunities for career development as the UTC grows

• An opportunity to be at the forefront of STEM education

If you believe that this is an environment where you can thrive, develop and substantially contribute to an exciting future for UTC Reading then please apply or call James Fazzani at SupplyNow.

Important stuff: We undertake all required safeguarding checks in accordance with the DfE guidance 'Keeping Children Safe in Education'. Therefore, as part of these checks you will be required to hold or apply for an Enhanced DBS Disclosure