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  • Ref no: EDN14176
  • Published: 26/10/2020
  • Closes: 2/11/2020
  • Location: St Andrews Fox Covert RC Primary School, Clerwood Terrace, Edinburgh, EH12 8PG
  • Salary: £27,498.00 - £41,412.00 per year
  • Contract Type: Permanent
  • Position Type: Full Time
  • Hours: 35 hours per week

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Job Description

Communities and Families

Primary Teacher
St Andrew's Fox Covert RC Primary School

Salary: £27,498 - £41,412 pa
Hours: 35 per week

Interviews will be held on Tuesday 17 November 2020.

St Andrew’s Fox Covert RC Primary School is seeking an enthusiastic teacher to join our permanent full time teaching team from January 2021.

We welcome applications from candidates who will ensure every learner at St Andrew’s develops the knowledge, skills and attributes they need to demonstrate four key capacities – to be successful learners, confident individuals, responsible citizens and effective contributors. Employing innovate, enriching and enjoyable learning experiences both in and beyond the classroom is an essential part of the position. You will be expected to contribute to the wider life of the school, work with parents and professional partners and be an active member of our staff team. In return, we offer a welcoming, supportive work place and numerous opportunities to develop as a professional.

Our school benefits from a diverse staff team with a range of experiences and interests. We have a team of Pupil Support Assistants, 7 class teachers and a visiting PE teacher. The school is well supported by a Business Manager, a School Administrator and a Service Support Officer. Initially (until June 2021), it is anticipated that the successful candidate will work in the early years however the qualities and expertise the successful candidate brings will also be taken into consideration.

As a Roman Catholic School, St Andrew’s proudly serves Catholic families as well as families from a range of other faith traditions. Our wide catchment area ensures we have a diverse and vibrant community. Our school values ‘nurture, inspire, flourish’ underpin our daily actions and long term intentions.

Should you wish to find out more about the post, please do not hesitate to contact the Head Teacher via the school office on 0131 339 2383.

Salaries will be in accordance with the Scheme of Salaries and Conditions of Service for Teaching Staff in School Education.

Teachers are responsible for seeking approval of the Bishop of a Diocese for appointment to any post in a Catholic School in that area. For details on how to seek approval please go to

This post is considered Regulated Work with Vulnerable Children and/or Protected Adults, under the Protection of Vulnerable Groups (Scotland) Act 2007. 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 the City of Edinburgh Council.

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