Teacher of Modern Studies, Shetland Islands

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Brae High SchoolShetland Islands

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Contract type: Part Time
Salary: £15-£23
Contract term: Permanent

Brae High School is a non-denominational school located in Brae.  It provides early years, primary and secondary education up to S6 for children from the north mainland of Shetland.  The structure of the school is 2 early years (one morning and one afternoon session) classes, P1-P7 which includes composites, and S1-6 classes.  There are currently a total 308 pupils on the roll.  The school is managed by a Head Teacher and 2 Depute Head Teachers.  The current Head Teacher is Kirsty MacKenzie.  Further information can be found on the schools website at http://www.brae.shetland.sch.uk/.

More detail is provided in the Job Profile, Person Specification and Conditions of Service Summary attached to the bottom of this advert.

Please follow the link(s) below for further information - www.shetland.gov.uk

Additional Information

  • The grade of this post is TCHR
  • Rate of pay shown in the advert is inclusive of Distant Islands Allowance of £1.2729 per hour
  • Permanent Part Time post for 28.0 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
  • A relocation package does not apply to this post
  • We will pay interview expenses from within Shetland
  • Not suitable for Remote Working
  • FTE of post:  0.8
  • Sector/Subject specialism:  Secondary/Modern Studies
  • Qualification requirement:  Appropriate teaching qualification
  • Class information:  S1-S6

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 Brae High School, Brae.

For further details relating to this post, please contact:  Kirsty Mackenzie, Head Teacher - 01595 745600 - kirsty.mackenzie@shetland.gov.uk

If you have a disability which prevents you from applying online, please call 01595 744032.


Closing date: 29/05/2018

Reference: SIC02585

Brae High School

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More about Brae High School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: All-through with sixth form
Funding status: State
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 3 - 18 years
Denomination: Non-denominational
Address: Brae, Shetland, ZE2 9QG, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1806 522370