Teacher of Primary, Shetland Islands

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Whalsay SchoolShetland Islands

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

Whalsay School is a non-denominational school located in Symbister, Whalsay. It provides nursery, primary and secondary education up to S4 for children from the whole island of Whalsay. The structure of the school is 2 nursery classes, 5 composite primary classes and S1-4 secondary classes. There are currently a total 165 pupils on the roll. The school is managed by a Head Teacher and 1 Depute Head Teacher. The current staffing complement is 22 teachers assisted by support staff as required to meet school demands. The current Head Teacher is Mr Garry Spence.

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
A relocation package does not apply to this post
We will pay interview expenses from within Shetland
We are happy to talk flexible working
FTE of post:  1.0
Sector/Subject specialism:  Primary
Qualification requirement:  Appropriate teaching qualfication
Class information, age range etc:  P6/7
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: 21/11/2019

Reference: SIC03873

Whalsay School, Symbister, Whalsay, Shetland

More about Whalsay School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: All-through
Funding status: State
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 2 - 16 years
Denomination: Non-denominational
Address: Symbister, Whalsey, Shetland, Isle of Shetland, ZE2 9AQ, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 1595 743800