Teacher of Computer Science

Teacher of Computer Science/Second in Computing


Flexible working options available

To start: April or September 2024

Salary: According to experience


The Bulmershe School seeks an outstanding Teacher of Computing with a strong passion and good knowledge to join our friendly department. Depending on experience, the successful candidate could assume the post of Second in Department, a TLR3 position that attracts a remuneration of £2,000pa.

The Computing Department at Bulmershe offers a rich, stimulating and inclusive curriculum designed to meet the needs of all students at key stages 3, 4 and 5. At KS3, we offer a differentiated, centrally planned and resourced curriculum. Spanning three years it amounts to a minimum of 100 hours of learning. Our KS4 curriculum for years 10 and 11, offers OCR GCSE in Computer Science and BTEC Level 1/2 Technical Award in Digital Information Technology. At KS5, we offer three courses: OCR Computer Science, Cambridge Technical Level 3 Extended Certificate in Information Technology and Level 2 Certificate in IT User Skills (ECDL). The successful candidate will be joining a department that has earned a reputation for outstanding resources, a positive and stimulating learning environment and collaborative planning. The department is currently experiencing growth in enrolments at GCSE and A/Levels that any school will be very proud of.


Specific duties and responsibilities

  • Teach OCR Computer Science GCSE and A-level
  • Teach BTEC and Cambridge Technical levels at KS4 and 5
  • Teach to the KS3 National Curriculum for years 7-9
  • Pro-active lesson planning and marking
  • Plan and deliver engaging lessons that cater to the needs of diverse learners
  • Assess student progress and provide constructive feedback
  • Support and mentor students in their development
  • Treat students with dignity, building relationships rooted in mutual respect, and at all times observing proper boundaries appropriate to a teacher’s professional position
  • Work proactively and effectively in collaboration and partnership with learners, parents/carers, governors, other staff and external agencies in the best interests of students

Our successful candidates will receive:

  • A salary commensurate with experience
  • Professional coaching and support to enhance teaching and learning
  • Opportunity to teach across the key stages
  • Bespoke CPD programme
  • A position in a department that prides itself on being supportive

Why join The Bulmershe School

The Bulmershe School is a heavily oversubscribed school which sits at the heart of the community. We are a mixed Corvus Learning Trust Academy school of 1,500 students,  who come from diverse backgrounds and cultures. We work closely with our parents, partners and feeder school to achieve the best outcomes for all of our students. We were rated as ‘Good’ in our last OFSTED report and are aiming for Outstanding. With a thriving and expanding 6th form, The Bulmershe School is an ideal environment for any teacher who would like the challenge and opportunity to teach their subject at A-level.

We believe that The Bulmershe is a school where you can really make a difference. To find out more about The Bulmershe School and this specific opportunity, please take a look at the attached vacancy pack. We look forward to your application.

How to Apply

  1. If you’d like to find out more about role, the school, or to talk to us about options for flexible working call: 0118 935 3353 to arrange to meet us for coffee and a chat
  2. Ready to apply? Please complete our application form (CVs will not be accepted)
  3. Email your application and equal opportunities form to the Assistant School Business Manager, Mrs Bagley-Kelly: vbagley@bulmershe.wokingham.sch.uk


The Bulmershe School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Appointments are subject to enhanced DBS clearance and satisfactory employment references. Note: This job description is not your contract of employment or any part of it. It has been prepared only for the purpose of school organisation and may change either as your contract changes or as the organisation of the school is changed. Nothing will be changed without consultation.


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Teacher Application Form 18th Jan 2023 Download
Equal Opportunities Form 06th Feb 2023 Download
Vacancy Pack Teacher of Computer Science The Bulmershe School 13th Mar 2024 Download