Teacher of Primary, Shetland Islands

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Sandness Primary SchoolShetland Islands

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Contract type: Part Time
Salary: £18-£26 per hour
Contract term: Temporary

Sandness Primary School is a non-denominational school located in Sandness. It provides primary education from P1 to P7 for children from Sandness and surrounding areas. The structure of the school is 1 composite primary class. There are currently a total 18 pupils on the roll. The school is managed by a Head Teacher (joint with Happyhansel). The current staffing complement is 1 teacher assisted by support staff as required to meet school demands. The current Head Teacher is Mrs Sue King.


Additional Information

  • The grade of this post is TCHR
  • Rate of pay shown in the advert is inclusive of Distant Islands Allowance of £1.3112 per hour
  • Temporary Part Time post for 7.0 Hours per Week. Temporary contract for a period of approximately 10 months
  • Preferred candidates will be required to join the Protecting Vulnerable Groups (PVG) Scheme or undergo a PVG Scheme update prior to a formal offer of employment being made
  • You must be registered with the General Teaching Council for Scotland (GTCS) prior to starting in post
  • We would welcome applications from flexible route probationers
  • A relocation package does not apply to this post
  • We will pay interview expenses from within Shetland
  • FTE of post: 0.2
  • Sector/subject specialism: Primary
  • Qualification requirement: B.Ed or equivalent
  • Class information, age range: Primary 1-7
  • Principal Teacher admin cover in Primary 1-7. McCrone cover

During the application process you are required to give the names of two persons not related to you, who we can contact to provide a reference to support your application.

This post is based at Sandness Primary School


Closing date: 17/07/2019

Reference: SIC03605

Sandness Primary School, Sandness, Shetland

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More about Sandness Primary School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Primary
Funding status: State
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 5 - 12 years
Address: Sandness, Shetland, Isle of Shetland, ZE2 9PL, United Kingdom.
Telephone: +44 1595 870275