Depute Head Teacher, Papdale Primary School

Recruiter
myjobscotland
Location
Kirkwall
Salary
£52,367 per year
Posted
08 Apr 2017
Closes
08 May 2017
Sector
Education
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Advert

EDUCATION, LEISURE & HOUSING
PAPDALE PRIMARY SCHOOL

Depute Head Teacher

35 hours per week
Permanent
£52,367 (including Distant Islands Allowance) (Subject to Job Sizing)

This is an exciting opportunity for a practitioner who is looking to develop their skills in leadership and management, as part of a wider senior management team. With a pupil population of 535 (including pre-school), Papdale is Orkney's largest primary school. We are looking for an enthusiastic and energetic practitioner to join the existing staff team. All staff in the school show a commitment and desire to continually improve the quality of learning and teaching. Development work is an important part of the school's practice and the successful candidate will be expected to participate in working groups which effect change. You may also be required to participate in and/or lead whole authority developments.

The successful applicant will need to be GTCS registered and be able to demonstrate that they have, through both experience and professional development, met the criteria in the Standards for Leadership and Management.

Prospective applicants are warmly invited to discuss the post by contacting the Head Teacher, Jane Bruce, tel 01856 872650 or e-mail

Salary is based on Point 5 of the Depute Head Teacher/Head Teacher scale of the SNCT Salary Tables plus Distant Islands Allowance. We offer a generous relocation package of up to £8,000.

This post is subject to membership of the Protecting Vulnerable Groups (PVG) Scheme in respect of regulated work with children.

Closing date: Sunday 30 April 2017

Please note that interview/resettlement expenses will be paid for this post.


See also: Job Description and Person Specification.pdf
Our Recruitment Process.pdf