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Job details
Employer Hamnavoe Primary School
Location Shetland Islands
Salary £24,464-£37,811
Contract type Full Time
Contract term Permanent
Job dates
Closing date Applications are closed

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Hamnavoe Primary School is a non-denominational school located in Hamnavoe, Burra. It provides primary education to P7 for children from Burra Isle. The structure of the school is 3 composite classes. There are currently a total 70 pupils on the roll. The school is managed by a Head Teacher. The current staffing complement is 4 teachers assisted by support staff as required to meet school demands. The current Head Teacher is Mrs Helen Robertson. Further information can be found on the schools website at

Additional Information

  • The grade of this post is TCHR
  • Salary shown in the advert is inclusive of Distant Islands Allowance of £2,048 per annum
  • Permanent Term Time Full Time post for 35.0 Hours per Week hours per week (1.0 FTE), 39 weeks per year plus 8 weeks (pro rata) paid holiday to be taken during school holidays
  • 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 have full registration with the General Teaching Council for Scotland (GTCS)
  • You must have an appropriate teaching qualification
  • A relocation package does not apply to this post
  • We will pay interview expenses from within Shetland
  • Not suitable for Job Share
  • Not suitable for Remote Working

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 Hamnavoe Primary School, Burra, Shetland

For further details relating to this post, please contact:  Helen Robertson, Head Teacher - 01595 807440 -
If you have a disability which prevents you from applying online, please call 01595 744032.

Closing date: 02/07/2017

Reference: SIC01841

Hamnavoe Primary School,

About the employer

Information about Hamnavoe Primary School
Org type Mainstream School
Phase Primary
Funding status State
Gender Mixed
Age range 5 - 12 years

Locations and contacts

Isle of Shetland
United Kingdom
+44 1595 859590