Teacher Primary, Dumfries and Galloway

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Dumfries High SchoolDumfries and Galloway

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Contract type: Full Time
Salary: £22,866-£36,480
Contract term: Temporary

Dumfries and Galloway’s approach to education looks to combine the traditional values, ethos and atmosphere of this unique corner of Scotland with fresh 21st century thinking. We are seeking to appoint creative teachers with vision and a passion for learning. This post represents an excellent opportunity to be innovative in developing our culture of sharing and learning.

At Dumfries High School we are not only committed to providing the very best educational experiences and opportunities but also to develop our young people as leaders and responsible citizens who will make a huge difference to the school community and beyond. We work in partnership with our parents and carers, our associated primary schools, member of the local community, other partners in learning and most importantly, our young people.

An exciting opportunity exists for a 1FTE primary practitioner to deliver Literacy and Numeracy specialist interventions to S1-S3 students on a temporary basis. Supporting a specific group of pupils to help raise their attainment and increase opportunities and maximise wellbeing.

  • Training will be provided
  • Intensive Intervention
  • Targeted Suppor
  • Development time built in
  • Working in collaboration with Principal Teacher Pupil Support –
    Excellence & Equity

Applicants are required to be fully registered in primary education with the General Teaching Council of Scotland (GTCS), Clerwood House, 96 Clerminston Road, Edinburgh, EH12 6UT

This post is considered as Regulated Work with Vulnerable Children and/or Protected Adults, under the Protection of Vulnerable Groups (Scotland) Act 2007. Preferred candidates are required to join the PVG Scheme or undergo a PVG Scheme update prior to formal offer of employment being made by Dumfries and Galloway Council.

Applicants who have been resident outside the UK within the last 5 years, if offered a position, in addition to a Disclosure Scotland Check, will be required to provide a completed police record check from the police authority in the country or countries in which they are resident.

This is a temporary post for a period of up to 1 year.

“This post forms part of Dumfries Learning Town schools and/or the bridge to deliver courses as part of the BGE and /or senior phase curriculum as appropriate to meet the needs of our learners (see attached documentation).”

For further information please contact Mr Phil Cubbon, Headteacher, Dumfries High School on 01387 263061 or email: gw08cubbonphilip@ea.dumgal.sch.uk

Closing date: 23/05/2018

Reference: DGA03334

Dumfries High School

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More about Dumfries High School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 18 years
Denomination: Non-denominational
Address: Marchmount, Dumfries, Dumfriesshire, DG1 1PX, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1387 263061