Teacher of Modern Languages

Favourite Aberdeenshire Council
Ref no: ABS12016
Closes: Wednesday, 6th December 2017
Published: Wednesday, 22nd November 2017
Location: Turriff Academy,Victoria Terrace
Salary: £22,416 - £35,763 per year
Hours: 35.00 hours per week
Contract Type: Permanent
Position Type: Full Time
Organisation: Aberdeenshire Council
Category: Education
Sub-category: Secondary Education

Job Description

Turriff Academy is a community which fosters Respect, Ambition and Achievement for all. It has a long history of upholding the values of honesty, hard work, fairness and ambition and it has a strong reputation as a school where pupils feel safe, secure, supported and included. Our values of Respect, Ambition and Achievement are promoted throughout the school and as such we have been awarded The Rights Respecting School Award at Level 2.

We aim to develop our young people to be the best they can be in everything they do to enable them to make a positive contribution to the local, national and global community. We aim to ensure that all our pupils secure and sustain a positive destination beyond school.

Staff are encouraged to develop their learning and teaching and leadership skills through the use of Tapestry and SCEL programmes.

The Modern Languages faculty is closely knit and welcoming - its members work closely together. Our ethos is relaxed yet the focus is very much on achieving excellent results. The PT Modern Languages encourages staff to have freedom in the classroom whilst providing a rigorous structure of support and guidance.  The Modern Languages department at Turriff is an invigorating environment in which to work and develop as a professional.

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

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 applicable, this post also requires an Overseas Criminal Record 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.

Relocating to such an outstanding location for the next exciting stage of your career is easier than you might think. You will receive an upfront payment of £5k settling in allowance as part of an overall relocation package of up to £8k (subject to criteria).

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

Informal enquiries to Lindsay Rouse - 01888 563216.

For more information visit http://jobs.aberdeenshire.gov.uk/teaching/secondary-teaching/

 

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