Teacher of English, Shetland Islands

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Aith Junior High SchoolShetland Islands

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

Aith Junior High School is a non-denominational school located in Aith on the west side of Shetland. It provides Early Years, primary and secondary education up to S4 for children from the west side of Shetland. The structure of the school is 2 Early Years sessions (one in the morning and one in the afternoon), 5 primary classes and a secondary department from S1-S4. There are currently a total 208 pupils on the roll. The school is managed by a Head Teacher and a Depute. The Head Teacher is Mr Michael Spence.

A relocation package does apply to this post
We will pay interview expenses from within the UK


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
  • Permanent Part Time post for 21.0 Hours per Week
  • 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
  • We are happy to talk flexible working
  • FTE of post: 0.6
  • Sector/subject specialism: English
  • Qualification requirement: Teaching qualification in English
  • Class information, age range: Secondary age pupils

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.


Closing date: 25/09/2019

Reference: SIC03741

Aith Junior High School, Aith, Shetland

More about Aith Junior High School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: All-through
Funding status: State
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 3 - 16 years
Denomination: Non-denominational
Address: Aith, Bixter, Shetland, ZE2 9NB, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 1595 807400