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Job details
Employer Dumfries High School
Location Dumfries and Galloway
Salary £22,416-£35,763
Contract type Full Time
Contract term Temporary
Job dates
Posted
Closing date Applications are closed

Teacher of Modern Studies or Teacher of Modern Studies and/or History (Temporary) (7/04850) Dumfries High School Unpromoted Teacher Scale - £22,416 - £35,763 Dumfries and Galloway’s approach to education looks to combine the traditional values, ethos and atmosphere of this unique corner of Scotland with fresh 21st century thinking. We are seeking to appoint creative teachers with vision and a passion for learning. This post represents an excellent opportunity to be innovative in developing our culture of sharing and learning. At Dumfries High School we are not only committed to providing the very best educational experiences and opportunities but also to develop our young people as leaders and responsible citizens who will make a huge difference to the school community and beyond. We work in partnership with our parents and carers, our associated primary schools, member of the local community, other partners in learning and most importantly, our young people. We are seeking to appoint a full time (1FTE) Teacher of Modern Studies or Teacher of Modern Studies and/or History on a temporary basis for one year initially. Applicants are required to be fully registered in secondary education with the General Teaching Council of Scotland (GTCS), Clerwood House, 96 Clerminston Road, Edinburgh, EH12 6UT This post is considered as Regulated Work with Vulnerable Children and/or Protected Adults, under the Protection of Vulnerable Groups (Scotland) Act 2007. Preferred candidates are required to join the PVG Scheme or undergo a PVG Scheme update prior to formal offer of employment being made by Dumfries and Galloway Council. Applicants who have been resident outside the UK within the last 5 years, if offered a position, in addition to a Disclosure Scotland Check, will be required to provide a completed police record check from the police authority in the country or countries in which they are resident. This post forms part of Dumfries Learning Town schools and/or the bridge to deliver courses as part of the BGE and /or senior phase curriculum as appropriate to meet the needs of our learners (see attached documentation). This is a temporary post for a period of up to 1 year. This post may be suitable for secondment. Agreement from your line manager must be sought before applying for this post. For further information please contact Mr Jamie Farquhar, Acting Headteacher, Dumfries High School on 01387 263061 or email: gw08farquharjamie@ea.dumgal.sch.uk

Closing date: 22/06/2017

Reference: DGA02340

Dumfries High School,
Marchmount,

About the employer

Information about Dumfries High School
Org type Mainstream School
Phase Secondary
Funding status State
Gender Mixed
Age range 11 - 18 years
Denomination Non-denominational

Locations and contacts

Marchmount
Dumfries
Dumfriesshire
DG1 1PX
United Kingdom
+44 1387 268951