Class Teacher, West Lothian

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Knightsridge Primary SchoolWest Lothian
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Contract type: Full Time
Salary: £26,697-£40,206
Contract term: Fixed Term

Fixed term until 16th August 2020

Knightsridge Primary School and Early Years Centre (EYC) are non-denominational schools and are in the Deans Community High School cluster serving the community of Knightsridge in Livingston. The current roll is 273 pupils, P1-7, with a total roll of 355, inclusive of the nursery.

Knightsridge Primary School is seeking to appoint a Class Teacher. The post is a temporary position until the end 16th August 2020 in the first instance. The successful candidate will be joining a team of hard working, motivated staff who are aspirational and have high expectations for all. We promote our school values of Kindness, Perseverance and Success across all areas of school life.

The class teacher will support the Head Teacher and management team in sharing the vision, values and ethos of the school.

West Lothian Council are committed to far reaching changes to the way we deliver our Education Services. These changes include giving you the support and environment that you need to get on with your job and develop your abilities. Our dedication is demonstrated by the whole council achievement of the Investors in People Standard and always aiming a little higher in our service delivery and improvements.

A relevant teaching qualification and registration with the General Teaching Council for Scotland is essential.

This post is considered Regulated Work with Vulnerable Children and/or Protected Adults, under the Protection of Vulnerable Groups (Scotland) Act 2007.  Successful candidates will be required to join the Scheme or undergo a PVG Scheme Update check prior to commencing employment and the cost will be met by the candidate.

The fee for a Full PVG Scheme Membership is £59 or Existing Member is £18. The £59 cost (where appropriate) will be deducted from your salary over a 1 or 3 month period by repayment schedule.  If your employment concludes before the amount is re-paid in full, the outstanding balance will be deducted from your final salary


Closing date: 13/10/2019

Reference: WEL03755

Knightsridge Primary, Davidson Way, Knightsridge, Livingston

More about Knightsridge Primary School
Address: Davidsons Way, Livingston, West Lothian, EH54 8HG, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 1506 434012