Part-time Teacher of Computer Science

Hampton Court House has an established reputation for computing and programming. Computing is taught as a specialist subject from Year 5.

We seek an authoritative and enthusiastic ICT and computing specialist with the skill and personality to assist in the continuing development of the school’s computing and programming culture.

The successful candidate will have a strong background in computer science, be open to learning and introducing emerging technologies to students, must be a self-aware individual with outstanding interpersonal skills, and able to inspire our boys and girls with a love of programming and computing.

The position is up to 70% of full-time.

The ideal candidate will have a wide range of interests, and be able to contribute to the high cultural and intellectual ethos of the school. Applications are equally welcome from teachers with some years’ experience and from new entrants to the profession. All of our teachers are expected to contribute enthusiastically to the wider life of the school.

Hampton Court House School is committed to creating an environment of success for all our children through effective teaching, reinforcement of strong values and standards, and keeping the child at the centre of everything we do. We are hugely pleased and humbled to have received the Independent Schools Council’s award of ‘Top small independent school’ this year, with 85% A*/A (9-7) at GCSE and over 50% A*/A at A-Level. However, none of this happens without the dedication and professionalism of both staff and student alike. At Hampton Court House, you are the deliverers of this success and will be supported completely, both personally and professionally, to achieve these life-changing outcomes.

If you would like to discuss informally further details of the post, please contact the Head of Computer Science, Sel Shah, by email (sms@hchnet.co.uk) or telephone (020 8614 0865).

Completed applications should be sent to Kate Harper at kah@hchnet.co.uk.

Salary – negotiable dependent on experience and qualifications.

Deadline for applications – Monday 18 March

A generous fee reduction is available on tuition fees for the children of all members of staff at Hampton Court House.

Hampton Court House is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. All applicants must be willing to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers and the Disclosure and Barring Service.

Download the Application Form