Teacher of Technologies (Craft, Design, Engineering and Graphics), Perth and Kinross

Closing date:Expiring in 2 days

Perth Grammar SchoolPerth and Kinross

Date posted:
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: £26,697-£40,206
Contract term: Permanent

Job Description
We have a vacancy for a Teacher of Technologies (Craft, Design, Engineering and Graphics) at Perth Grammar School. The Faculty delivers classes across the Broad General Education and a variety of courses being offered throughout the Senior Phase encompassing a range of SCQF Level Pathways.


About the School

At Perth Grammar, through our core values of ‘Pride, Respect, Ambition’ we aim to encourage and support our young people to flourish as young global citizens with the skills, knowledge, values and attitudes that will enable them to adapt and thrive in life, learning and work. This is in the context of our overarching vision of becoming an outstanding learning community with the highest expectation of and aspirations of all learners. Our motto is With Pride We Respect With Ambition We Strive.

Perth Grammar School currently has a role of approximately 900 young people and is one of the four comprehensive non-denominational schools that serve Perth City and neighbouring areas. The organisation of secondary education in this area is based on the transfer of all pupils from Balhousie PS, North Murton PS, Tulloch PS, St Ninian’s PS, Luncarty PS, Stanley PS and Murthly PS.


The Individual
As the successful candidate, you must demonstrate the ability to motivate and engage with young people and show that they fully understand the values and principles of a Curriculum for Excellence and the Senior Phase.

When completing your application for this post, please ensure that you provide contact details for two referees, including email addresses.  One should be your current or most recent employer.  If you are already employed as a teacher with Perth & Kinross Council, you are only required to provide 1 reference, which must be from your current Head Teacher.

As part of our safer recruitment measures, Perth & Kinross Council carries out rigorous checks on the right to work in the UK, qualifications, employment history, including references, and fitness to undertake the post.

Some jobs may have been traditionally carried out predominately by one gender, but we would encourage you to apply if you meet the requirements, irrespective of your gender.

Perth & Kinross Council welcomes applications from former armed forces personnel/reservists. Many of the skills picked up during your military career could be transferred directly into a role with local government.


Closing date: 08/12/2019

Reference: PKC06169

Perth Grammar School, Gowans Terrace, Perth

More about Perth Grammar School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 18 years
Denomination: Non-denominational
Address: Gowans Terrace, Perth, Perthshire, PH1 5AZ, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 1738 620071