Head of Technology

Job Reference : OSX-TEA-002495
Location : Oxted School
Closing Date : 15/07/2018
Vacancy Start Date : 01/09/2018
Salary : £24,018 - £39,725 plus TLR 1b plus excellent CPD Opportunities and a Recruitment and Retention Allowance
Employment Type : Permanent
Department : Teaching
Hours Per week : 100/100ths

Oxted School are currently offering teaching staff a recruitment allowance of £2,800pa* for the first year and a further retention payment for the second year.  This allowance is available to experienced teaching staff and those looking to return to teaching and, is based on a two year commitment to join us and progress your career, as opportunities arise within The Howard Partnership Trust (*subject to terms and conditions) Please note that the amount payable will be pro-rated for part-time appointment.

We have an exciting opportunity for a Head of Technology to join our thriving and dynamic Technology department at Oxted School.  We are looking for an inspirational leader who is committed to bringing out the best in every student and wants to inspire the next generation.  

Since September 2013 Oxted School has benefitted from working closely with The Howard Partnership Trust (THPT) and in September 2015 this was formalised as Oxted became an Academy and joined THPT.  This has already enabled Oxted to accelerate its school improvement journey and realise its aim of ‘Bringing out the Best’ in all our students.

Oxted School's attainment record is securely good and at KS4 the school has been on a journey of improvement over the last 3 years.  

We offer an outstanding professional development programme, a successful, supportive and highly strategic Senior Leadership Team and an opportunity to be part of a dynamic and developing organisation.

Benefits include:

·        KAARP Discount Benefits

·        Childcare Vouchers

·        Computer Scheme

·        Cycle to Work Scheme

·        Sainsbury’s Loyalty Discount

·        Teacher Pension Scheme

You are welcome to request a tour of the school

Interviews may be held prior to the closing date by mutual agreement

Employment is subject to a satisfactory enhanced disclosure from the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS). 

The Howard Partnership Trust is school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.