Based at Kingspark School you will be a member of the Senior Leadership Team and will work 35 hours a week supporting improvement of the whole school community for children and young people with complex additional support needs age 5-18.
You will be GTCS Registered (Primary, Secondary or ASN), with a knowledge of the relevant curriculum area and an awareness of the main current issues in Scottish education.
The postholder will work across the whole school and with agencies across the Children & Families Service in Dundee and Angus to build capacity within school and nursery settings to meet the needs of young people with complex additional support needs.
As part of the Senior Leadership Team, the role of a Depute Head Teacher is to assist and, where necessary, deputise for the Head Teacher in the conduct of school affairs. The duties of a Depute Head Teacher are to support the Head Teacher in the performance of his/her duties
You will demonstrate excellent communication skills and an ability to work with a range of professionals and agencies, maintaining close working with parents and meeting the pastoral needs of all pupils.
This post is considered Regulated Work with Children and/or vulnerable adults, under the Protection of Vulnerable Groups (Scotland) Act 2007. The 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 Dundee City Council.