Teacher of Modern Languages 0.8FTE (Spanish), Perth and Kinross

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Perth AcademyPerth and Kinross

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Contract type: Full Time
Salary: £26,697-£40,206
Contract term: Permanent

Job Description
You have the opportunity to join a thriving Modern Languages Department. All levels, up to and including Advanced Higher, are taught in the department or through Perth City Campus.

While the job is specified as 0.8FTE, other part-time configurations may be possible to accommodate.

Subject to the policies of the school and the education authority the duties of teachers, promoted and unpromoted, are to perform such tasks as the Head Teacher shall direct having reasonable regard to overall teacher workload related to the following categories:-

• Teaching assigned classes together with associated preparation and correction.

• Developing the school curriculum.

• Assisting, recording and reporting on the work of pupils.

• Preparing pupils for examinations and assisting with their administration.

• Providing advice and guidance to pupils on issues related to their education.

• Promoting and safeguarding the health, welfare and safety of pupils.

• Working in partnership with parents, support staff and other professionals.

• Undertaking appropriate and agreed continuing professional development.

• Participating in issues related to school planning, raising achievement and individual review.

• Contributing towards good order and the wider needs of the school.

When completing your application for this post, please ensure that you provide contact details for two referees, including email addresses.  One should be your current or most recent employer.  If you are already employed as a teacher with Perth & Kinross Council, you are only required to provide 1 reference, which must be from your current Head Teacher.


The Individual
As part of our safer recruitment measures, Perth & Kinross Council carries out rigorous checks on the right to work in the UK, qualifications, employment history, including references, and fitness to undertake the post.

Some jobs may have been traditionally carried out predominately by one gender, but we would encourage you to apply if you meet the requirements, irrespective of your gender. 

Perth & Kinross Council welcomes applications from former armed forces personnel/reservists. Many of the skills picked up during your military career could be transferred directly into a role with local government.


Closing date: 15/09/2019

Reference: PKC05890

Perth Academy, Murray Place, Perth

More about Perth Academy
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 12 - 18 years
Denomination: Non-denominational
Address: Murray Place, Perth, Perthshire, PH1 1NJ, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 1738 458000