SLA02739 - Primary Teacher - Kear Campus

£26,895 - £35,763 per year
21 Apr 2017
21 May 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Job Description

Education Resources

Primary Teacher, Kear Campus, Bardykes Road, Blantyre, G72 9UJ


3 x 35 Hours Per Week

Kear Campus provides a continuum of support across South Lanarkshire Council for pupils who have social, emotional and behavioural needs. Within Primary, three area bases offer enhanced and intensive support to pupils on shared placements with mainstream schools. Duties include class teaching, flexibility teaching and outreach teaching. All teachers are appointed to Kear Campus (Primary) and are available to undertake all teaching duties across the provision as required to meet service need.

Kear Campus School in Blantyre caters for secondary pupils and acts as a hub for the whole provision. The school provides education for secondary aged children with social, emotional and behavioural needs on full time placements. There are four secondary support bases located at Cathkin High, Hamilton Grammar, Lesmahagow High and St Andrew's and St Bride's High.

Kear Campus has benefited from South Lanarkshire Council's schools modernisation programme which has created high quality additional support needs and primary and secondary provision in South Lanarkshire - fit for the twenty first century.

It is our mission to make positive meaningful changes in the lives of young people. We aim to provide an exceptional learning and working environment for pupils and staff and work in partnership with parents, support staff and other professionals.

South Lanarkshire Council Education Resources are committed to the education, care and welfare of young people in a childcare environment.

We are now inviting applications from Primary Teachers with an interest in teaching children with social, emotional and behavioural needs .


Foreign Police Check

Candidates should be able to detail any gaps in employment and provide a foreign police check where applicable for any periods living or working abroad.

Legislative Information

This post is excepted in terms of the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 2003.

This post is considered Regulated Work with Children, under the Protection of Vulnerable Groups (Scotland) Act, 2007. Therefore, it is an offence to apply if you are barred from working with children.

Preferred candidates 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 South Lanarkshire Council.

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South Lanarkshire Council / South Lanarkshire Leisure & Culture are Equal Opportunities employers and encourage applications from all members of the community.

We are committed to the Double Tick Initiative and offer a guaranteed interview to any applicant who considers themselves to be disabled and who meets the competency requirements for the post.


Closing Date: Wednesday 3rd May 2017

See also: Job Profile Unpromoted Teacher 2011.doc