Required for September 2021

We are currently seeking an enthusiastic and well qualified Teacher of Computing to teach Computer Science across the school, up to post-16.

Computer Science is taught discretely throughout KS3 and is a popular option at KS4 and KS5 with a long track record of success. At KS4 we currently offer the 9-1 GCSE Computer Science and BTEC Tech Award in Digital Information Technology. At KS5 we offer BTEC Nationals in Computing at Level 3 and at Level 2 the BTEC Technical Certificate in IT Support.

Chestnut Grove is a high performing, 11-18, multi-cultural school in Balham, South London. We have recently completed a multi-million pound building programme, which has provided staff and students with a modern building with further plans to expand the school, by 2021. Our motto is a ‘Creative Learning Community’, demonstrating a commitment to providing our students with an innovative and exciting curriculum.

The Chestnut Grove curriculum provides a rigorous, knowledge-rich, transformational education, encapsulated through our PROUD values, which prepares our students to succeed at university and lead fulfilling lives. It is the embodiment of our ethos of a creative learning community, which marries traditional values with dynamic approaches to teaching and learning.

This post is suitable for an NQT, for whom excellent support would be available.  As the lead partner in the Wandle Teaching School Alliance we are able to offer exceptional opportunities for professional development

An information pack, including a Job Description and Person Specification can be downloaded below.

Alternatively these details are available from the school’s website: www.chestnutgrove.wandsworth.sch.uk

For further details please contact Ms Payen on 0208 673 8737.

Completed application should be returned to the school either by email info@chestnutgrove.wandsworth.sch.uk or post.

Closing Date: 16 April 2021 (at noon)

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

This post is subject to an enhanced DBS check.

Please note that we do not accept CVs.

Chestnut Grove Academy
45 Chestnut Grove

Balham, London

SW12 8JZ

Tel: 020 8673 8737

Email: info@chestnutgrove.wandsworth.sch.uk

Headteacher: Christian Kingsley MA MSc NPQH
Website: www.chestnutgrove.wandsworth.sch.uk





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