Teacher of Science (Physics, Chemistry or Biology) - Ross High School

Recruiter
myjobscotland
Location
Tranent
Salary
£22,416 - £35,763 per year Pro Rata
Posted
03 Oct 2017
Closes
05 Nov 2017
Sector
Education
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Vacancy Information

Temporary full time position until 1st June 2018
35 hours per week
Monday - Friday
To start ASAP

Ross High School, Tranent is conveniently situated close to the A1 in East Lothian and serves a widespread community including the towns and villages of Tranent, Macmerry, Ormiston, Pencaitland, Elphinstone, Humbie & Saltoun. The school provides education to a student population expected to rise to 1050 in the next few years.

Led by the Head Teacher and a committed teaching staff, the school has a progressive philosophy and aims to unlock students' potential by:
  • Encouraging achievement
  • Rewarding success
  • Developing responsibility
  • Promoting respect

For the right individual, the school offers both the environment and the opportunities for exceptional professional development for an ambitious teacher.

Job Details

Teaching relevant subject through S1-S6.

Subject to the policies of the school and the education authority the duties of teachers, promoted and unpromoted, are to perform such tasks as the Head Teacher shall direct having reasonable regard to overall teacher workload related to the following categories-

Teaching assigned classes together with associated preparation and correction
Developing the school curriculum
Assessing, recording and reporting on the work of pupils
Preparing pupils for examinations and assisting with their administration
Providing advice and guidance to pupils on issues related to their education
Promoting and safeguarding the health, welfare and safety of pupils
Working in partnership with parents, support staff and other professionals
Undertaking appropriate and agreed continuing professional development
Participating in issues related to school planning, raising achievement and individual review
Contributing towards good order and the wider needs of the school

Please download the Job Outline/Person Specification attached at the bottom of the page for the full range of tasks and duties associated with the job.

Job Requirements

Relevant Qualifications
Registered with GTCS as a teacher of relevant subject
For Permanent Posts: Full GTCS Registration is required.
For Temporary Posts: Full/Provisional GTCS Registration is required.

PVG Membership
This post is considered as Regulated Work with vulnerable children and/or protected adults, as specified in the Protection of Vulnerable Groups (Scotland) Act 2007.

All preferred candidates for posts carrying out regulated work with these groups will be required to become a PVG Scheme member, or undergo a PVG Scheme update if they are already a member, prior to any formal offer of employment being made by East Lothian Council.

Please note: PVG member's records are constantly updated with any new vetting information that arises. Any information that is disclosed on a PVG membership or update check, if relevant to the post being applied for, will be discussed with the applicant and investigated prior to any formal offer being made.

Additional Information

For additional East Lothian Council employment information please click on the following link: http://www.eastlothian.gov.uk/downloads/download/1834/east_lothian_council_employment_information

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See also: Class Teacher - Secondary FINAL.pdf


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