Class Teacher, Toronto PS, 482, CD 22/10/17

£26,895 - £35,763 per year
06 Oct 2017
07 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
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Class Teacher, Toronto Primary School, 35 hours per week, Closing Date 22nd October 2017

Toronto Primary School is a non-denominational school serving the Howden area of Livingston. The school currently has 11 classes, a morning nurture class and a 30/30 nursery. The school currently sits within decile 3 on the Scottish Index of Multiple Deprivation (SIMD) and the Free Meal Entitlement (FME) is 38%.

The current school roll is 266. The school and nursery is staffed by a Head Teacher, a Depute Head Teacher, a Principal Teacher, 14 teaching staff, 8 pupil support workers and 2 office staff. The school benefits from a visiting music specialist. The nursery comprises of a 0.5 teacher and 3 nursery nurses. The school runs a very successful Breakfast Club which is well attended by the children.

The school provides extensive support to parents and families to ensure children's social, emotional and wellbeing needs are being met.

The school has a supportive parent body and works closely with the local community to establish effective links to support our children's learning.

West Lothian Council are committed to far reaching changes to the way we deliver our Education Services. These changes include giving you the support and environment that you need to get on with your job and develop your abilities. Our dedication is demonstrated by the whole council achievement of the Investors in People Standard and always aiming a little higher in our service delivery and improvements.

A relevant teaching qualification and registration with the General Teaching Council for Scotland is essential.

This post is considered Regulated Work with children and/or protected adults under the Protection of Vulnerable Groups (PVG) Scotland Act 2007. From 28 February 2011 preferred candidates will be required to join the PVG Scheme or undergo a PVG Scheme update check prior to a formal offer of employment being made by West Lothian Council.

See also: 48.2 Class Teacher - Toronto PS.pdf

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