Teacher of Modern Studies, East Lothian

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Musselburgh Grammar SchoolEast Lothian
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Contract type: Full Time
Salary: £27,438-£36,480
Contract term: Permanent

Musselburgh Grammar School serves the town of Musselburgh and the surrounding villages of Wallyford and Whitecraig. The community is strong in Musselburgh and there is loyalty attached to the local Grammar School. We have approximately 1,100 pupils ranging in age from 12 to 18 and over 100 staff in total. The vision of the school is ‘to become one of the best schools in Scotland.’ This has resonated with all stakeholders and is consistent with the school motto of ‘Striving for Excellence – Caring for All.’ Our pupil centred approach and ambition for young people is also reflected in our school values. Honesty, Determination and Respect were the choices of our school in June 2015. Continuing to raise attainment is our key objective along with ensuring that our youngsters develop transferable skills for the future. We have recorded our best ever exam results at all levels in 2015, 2016 and 2017. If you share these high expectations for young people, we would encourage you to apply for this post.

Job Details
Teaching relevant subject through S1-S6.

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
  • Assessing, 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

Closing date: 18/02/2018

Reference: EAL02684

Musselburgh Grammar School
Inveresk Road
Musselburgh


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Address: 86 Inveresk Road, Musselburgh, East Lothian, EH21 7BA, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1316 654278