Computing Subject Matter Expert

Primary / Secondary Phases
East Midlands Region
Beauchamp College


Fixed term contract from September 2021 – July 2022

1.5 days per week, term time only

Paying up to £400 per day, depending on qualifications and experience


Lionheart Academies Trust have a new and exciting opportunity for consultants to join the trust to work on behalf of our NCCE Computing Hub.

The NCCE was created to deliver the government’s commitment to improving computing education at all levels.  There are 35 regional school-led Computing Hubs across the country which support this work.  Lionheart Academy Trust has been designated to lead the Computing Hub for Leicester, Leicestershire and South Nottingham.

The post holders will support colleagues across the region to fully embed the aims of the computing curriculum so that all pupils develop a love for the subject and make exceptional progress. Value will also be added by facilitating and unlocking potential in a wide range of other disciplines. This role will bring an opportunity to develop focused tools, resources and programmes of engagement to enable schools to improve the provision and support for underrepresented groups in computing science specifically girls.

The successful candidates will have a proven track record of engaging with primary and/or secondary schools coupled with excellent subject knowledge and a good understand of the wider educational landscape. The ability to work and influence varied stake holders across school is key to ensuring that the programme is implemented successfully. Further details about the role can be found in the job description.


If you would like to apply, please visit and complete the associate staff application form and submit along with a covering letter to


Closing date: Monday 2nd August 2021, 9:00am


This post is eligible for a DBS check under the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975 (i.e. it involves certain activities in relation to children and/or adults) and is defined as regulated activity under Part 1 of the Safeguarding Vulnerable Groups Act 2006.

This post is designated as a regulated activity and requires enhanced criminal records check for a regulated activity (including a barred list check)


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