Teacher of Music, Shetland Islands

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Anderson High SchoolShetland Islands

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Contract type: Full Time
Salary: £28,854-£42,363
Contract term: Permanent

Anderson High School is a six year school, serving Lerwick and the surrounding areas, with our associated primary schools of Bells Brae, Hamnavoe, Nesting, Scalloway, Sound, Tingwall and Whiteness. In addition, pupils from the small islands of Fair Isle, Foula and Fetlar attend the school for up to six years. The school also serves all pupils in Shetland for S5 and S6, except for those attending Brae High School. There are extensive transport arrangements into Lerwick, and Halls of Residence accommodation for those pupils unable to travel each day.

In September 2019, 911 pupils were enrolled at Anderson High School.  The Head Teacher is Ms Valerie Nicolson.

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
Salary shown in the advert is inclusive of Distant Islands Allowance of £2,157 per annum
Permanent Full Time post for 35.0 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
FTE of post: 1.0
Sector/subject specialism:  Music
Qualification requirement: Relevant Teaching Qualification
Class information, age range: S1-S6 pupils, ages 12-18
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 Anderson High School, Lerwick


Closing date: 23/01/2020

Reference: SIC03965

Anderson High School, North Loch Drive, Lerwick, Shetland

More about Anderson High School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 12 - 18 years
Denomination: Non-denominational
Address: Hayfield Lane, Lerwick, Shetland, ZE1 0JH, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 1595 692 306