Teacher of Social Subjects (Geography or History), Kirkwall Grammar School

Recruiter
myjobscotland
Location
Kirkwall
Salary
£28,943 - £37,811 per year
Posted
11 Apr 2017
Closes
11 May 2017
Sector
Education
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Advert

EDUCATION, LEISURE & HOUSING
Kirkwall Grammar School

Teacher of Social Subjects (Geography or History)

35 hours per week
Permanent

We are looking for an enthusiastic and skilled teacher who is committed to improvement and excellence. You will be joining departments and other teams of staff who are dedicated to providing the best for all young people.

The school enjoys good relations with local businesses and industry with many senior pupils taking advantage of the opportunity to participate in work experience programmes. A wide range of extra-curricular activities including drama, music and sport are available to pupils. We currently have exchange links with schools in other countries such as Norway and Italy and e-twinning links with other schools in Europe and beyond.

You will be able to teach all aspects of the relevant subjects across all stages. You will be joining a highly successful team and well resourced school. The school has recently moved into its new 21st century building.

For more details on the school, visit www.kgsorkney.com.

Prospective applicants are warmly invited to discuss the post by contacting the Depute Head Teacher, Alasdair Harvey, tel: 01856 872102 or e-mail

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

You must be registered, or in the process of registering, with the General Teaching Council for Scotland.

Salary will be based on the SNCT Salary Tables plus a Distant Islands Allowance. We offer a generous relocation package of up to £8,000.

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