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Peterhead AcademyPrince Street, AB42 1SY
£42,444 per year
Contract Type:
Fixed Term
Position Type:
Part Time
21 hours per week

Job Description

Peterhead Academy is an improving school where staff are given opportunities to develop their leadership capacity, both in faculty and at whole school level. Our school regularly makes use of temporary strategic PT and DHT posts to allow staff to gain leadership experience ahead of any career progression. Any applicant would be joining us at a very exciting time with planning for a brand new state of the art school campus in progress.

We are looking for enthusiastic teachers who are committed to excellence and ready to work in a dynamic part of Scotland to deliver quality education. Support the Head Teacher in the performance of their duties by assisting and where necessary, deputizing for the Head Teacher in the leadership and management of school affairs. As part of the Senior Management Team they lead and manage whole school policy, its implementation and evaluation. Support the management in the development of the school curriculum, learning and teaching provision in order to promote improved educational outcomes.

There is a responsibility for the post holder to demonstrate a commitment to quality service delivery through continuous improvement for the benefit of the Service and the organisation.

This post is Fixed Term for a period not exceeding 06 July 2025.

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Salary for this post will be in accordance with SNCT agreements. Applicants must be or eligible to be fully GTC Scotland registered.

Please note that the grade for this position may be subject to change. Promoted Teaching Posts that meet the criteria will be resized on an annual basis, in line with the SNCT Handbook. Any grade change will be effective from 1st August each year.

This post is regulated work with Children and/or Protected Adults 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. Where an individual has spent a continuous period of 3 months or more out with the UK in the last 5 years, an Overseas Criminal Record Check will be required. You will be required to provide this check. A confirmed offer of employment and commencement in the post will be subject to the outcome of both these pre-employment checks being deemed satisfactory.

This post has a minimum requirement of one reference which must be your current or most recent employer.

Informal enquiries to Gerry McCluskey - 01779 403800


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