Principal Teacher, Support for Learning

Recruiter
myjobscotland
Location
Scotland
Posted
06 Apr 2018
Closes
14 May 2018
Sector
Education
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Job Description
Based in Harris Academy, you will work full time, 35 hours per week, commencing August 2018.
Requirements
You will be GTCS Registered (Secondary), have good knowledge of children and young people with additional support needs and an awareness of main current issues in Scottish education.
Responsibilities
The Principal Teacher is responsible to the designated Depute Head Teacher and is expected to assist in managing and leading all aspects of supporting learning in the school. The Principal Teacher will have weekly teaching commitments - either as the main teacher of a group, or to teach co-operatively with one or more colleagues. In addition to the responsibilities of a teacher, the Principal Teacher has responsibility for building capacity across the school in supporting learners, including the diverse needs of young people requiring targeted and enhanced support.
The Individual
You will also demonstrate application and knowledge of Supporting Learners and Inclusion within Curriculum for Excellence, and in relation to the new National Qualifications structure. You will have evidence of appropriate Professional Learning, and preferably have experience of leading staff development. In addition you will be an effective team leader; have a positive and caring approach and commitment to young people; have good communication/ interpersonal skills and relate well to others.This post is considered Regulated Work with Children, under the Protection of Vulnerable Groups (Scotland) Act 2007. The preferred candidate 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 Dundee City Council.

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