Teacher of Additional Support Needs - Mid Yell Junior High School

Shetland Islands
06 Apr 2018
22 Apr 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
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Mid Yell Junior High School is a non-denominational school located in Mid Yell, Yell. It provides nursery, primary and secondary education up to S4 for children from Central, Mid and East Yell for Primary and the whole island of Yell for Secondary. The structure of the school is 1 nursery class, 2 composite primary classes and S1-4 classes. There are currently a total 98 pupils on the roll. The school is managed by a Head Teacher and 1 Depute Head Teacher. The current staffing complement is 18 teachers assisted by support staff as required to meet school demands. The current Head Teacher is Mr Mark Lawson. Further information can be found on the schools website at http://www.midyell.shetland.sch.uk/.

More detail is provided in the Job Profile, Person Specification and Conditions of Service Summary attached to the bottom of this advert.

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Additional Information
  • The grade of this post is TCHR
  • Salary shown in the advert is inclusive of Distant Islands Allowance of £2,094 per annum (pro rata)
  • Temporary Term Time Full Time post for 35.0 Hours per Week, 39.00 weeks per year plus 8 weeks (pro rata)paid holiday to be taken during school holidays - Temporary contract for a period of approximately 5 months. This is for the duration of a period of family leave, and will terminate following the return to work or resignation of the postholder
  • Preferred candidates will be required to join the Protecting Vulnerable Groups (PVG) Scheme or undergo a PVG Scheme update prior to a formal offer of employment being made
  • You must be registered with the General Teaching Council for Scotland (GTCS)
  • A relocation package does not apply to this post
  • We will pay interview expenses from within Shetland
  • Not suitable for Remote Working
  • FTE of Post: 1.0
  • Sector/Subject Specialism: Literacy, Numeracy & ASN experience would be preferred
  • Qualification Requirement: Teaching Qualification
  • Class Information, Age Range: Supporting pupils in their learning from our nursery class (aged 3) to our National 5 students (aged 16)
  • Any other information specific to post or setting: This post holder will play a key part in supporting pupils across our school in developing their learning. This will include planning programmes of work, coordinating other ASN staff, communicating with parents and other agencies and linking with the school management team.

During the application process you are required to give the names of two persons not related to you, who we can contact to provide a reference to support your application.

This post is based atMid Yell Junior High School, Mid Yell

For further details relating to this post, please contact: Mark Lawson, Head Teacher on 01595 745050 or email

If youhave a disability which prevents you from applying online, please call 01595 744032.

This job was originally posted as www.totaljobs.com/job/80827180

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