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Purple Spotted Unicorn (or exceptional Computer Science Teacher)

Belhaven Hill , East Lothian

Vacancy details

Please apply before 02/12/2019 at 9:00 am

Belhaven Hill School,
Belhaven Road, Dunbar, EH42 1NN

Henry Knight


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Vacancy Description / Summary

We seek an inspirational Computer Science Teacher to establish a cutting-edge and ambitious Digital Education Programme of note at Scotland’s premier boarding preparatory school.

Belhaven Hill is special. Known simply as ‘Belhaven’, its small size allows for a happy, fun environment in which children achieve outstanding academic results.

The candidate we seek will have the opportunity of working in conjunction with a Committee of experts in the fields of computing and education to create a bespoke and exciting curriculum, teaching pupils from the age of 7 to 13 computational thinking, digital skills, e-safety, programming and robotics to an exceptional level. We are looking for an expert and innovator who wants to inspire the next generation of technology users and creators.

A full job description and application form can be found at:

Application forms should be completed online and send in PDF format to:
Please follow with a hand-written covering letter.

Closing date: 9am on 2nd December 2019.

About the School

Belhaven Hill School provides boys and girls aged 7 – 13 with the best possible education. The School sits directly on the beautiful East Lothian coastline at Belhaven Bay. There are excellent educational facilities, a Music School, Art Centre, ICT suite, Sports Hall, Outdoor Swimming Pool, Floodlit Astroturf and 25 acres of playing fields.

The school operates as a boarding school first and foremost. Two boarding houses, one each for boys and girls, provide a warm and caring environment, with the children enjoying an Exeat every other week.

All pupils take part in a huge range of extra-curricular activities. Children are fully prepared for entry to Public Schools via Scholarship or C.E. These include Oundle, Eton, Fettes, Glenalmond, Harrow and Rugby.