Principal Teacher, Madderty Primary School (PKC03750)

£38,991 per year
08 Oct 2017
07 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Job Description

Principal Teacher (PKC03750)
£38,991 (subject to job-sizing) (Fixed Term for up to 12 months)
Madderty Primary School

This Principal Teacher role provides a fantastic opportunity for an aspiring leader. Main responsibilities will focus on raising attainment in Numeracy and Literacy and closing the attainment gap, as well as ensuring inclusion for all pupils. The post includes a class teaching commitment and probationer mentor responsibilities. This key leadership role will create opportunities for the successful candidate to contribute meaningfully to the strategic direction of the school, lead curriculum developments and impact positively on the quality of learning experiences for all pupils.

The Individual

We are looking to appoint a dynamic and innovative Principal Teacher to join the leadership team of this vibrant, rural primary school. The successful candidate will demonstrate that they have the skills, qualities and enthusiasm to further develop and build on the existing high standards within the school. They will join a staff team at Madderty Primary who are committed to providing an excellent education for all young people and promote an ethos of achievement and success.

For further information, please contact the headteacher at the school on 01764 661444.

Should you be invited to attend interview, you will be asked to provide 2 references, one of which must be your current or most recent employer. Therefore, when completing your application for this post, please ensure you provide contact details for two referees. 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 Perth & Kinross Council operates an open reference policy, the onus will be on you to provide us with your references.

Please note, as your references are required for the start of the interview process, it is important you approach your referees and ask them to complete and submit them by e-mail to PRIOR to the date of your interview. The job profile and reference template are attached to this advert for you to forward to your referees. You will not have access to them after the post has closed.

Please APPLY ONLINE. Facilities are available at all public libraries in Perth and Kinross. If you have a disability and require reasonable adjustments, please call 01738 475555 to discuss.

The Person

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.

See also: Madderty PS - Acting Principal Teacher - Job Profile.doc

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