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Head of Computing


Job Description:

Job Title: Head of Computing

Contract Type: Temp-to-permanent!

Step Teachers are currently working with a vibrant and dynamic independent preparatory school that is committed to providing an outstanding education for its students. The school is situated in the bustling borough of Camden and is currently seeking a highly motivated and experienced individual to join the team as the Head of Computing.


As the Head of Computing, you will be responsible for:

  • Curriculum Development: Designing and implementing a comprehensive computing curriculum that aligns with national standards and prepares students for the challenges of the digital age.
  • Teaching and Learning: Delivering engaging and innovative computing lessons that inspire a love for learning and foster critical thinking skills among students.
  • Staff Leadership: Providing leadership and support to the computing department, including mentoring and professional development for teachers.
  • Assessment and Reporting: Overseeing the assessment and reporting processes for computing, ensuring accurate and timely feedback to students and parents.
  • Extracurricular Activities: Developing and coordinating extracurricular activities related to computing.
  • Community Engagement: Building strong relationships with parents, and communicating regularly about the computing curriculum and students' progress.


  • A degree in Computing or a related field.
  • Qualified Teacher Status (QTS) or equivalent teaching qualification.
  • Proven experience teaching computing at a secondary level.
  • Leadership experience in a computing or technology-related role.
  • As a Head of Computing, you should have excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
  • A passion for fostering a positive and inclusive learning environment.

Why Step Teachers?
With a rich history spanning over two decades, our teacher recruitment agency proudly serves North London, East London, Hertfordshire, Norfolk, Suffolk, Cambridgeshire, Oxfordshire, Cornwall, and Devon. We foster exclusive relationships with schools and academies in these regions. Our dedicated team, stationed in branches across Barnet, Enfield, Havering, Norwich, Cambridge, Abingdon, and Plymouth, is committed to supporting and nurturing teachers. Explore rewarding opportunities with our trusted education recruitment services.

Step Teachers are an agency listed as an approved supplier on the Crown Commercial Service and is proud to be REC audited. This ensures we are carrying out comprehensive checks in line with the REC Code of Professional Practice and are fully committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. Upon registration, candidates will be subject to a variety of checks including an enhanced DBS check, full references including your most recent employer, and verification of eligibility to work in the UK.

Weekly pay is processed through PAYE. We offer high street, travel, gym membership and many other exclusive discounts, along with physical and emotional well-being services as standard with our pay portal.
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  • Job Type

    Permanent, Full Time

  • Additional Salary Info


  • Work Authorisation


  • Industry Sector Education
  • Years Experience

    2+ years

  • Career Level

    Not Provided

  • Educational level

    Bachelor's Degree

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