Depute Headteacher Primary

Favourite Dumfries & Galloway Council
Ref no: DGA02137
Closes: Tuesday, 9th May 2017
Published: Wednesday, 19th April 2017
Location: Lincluden Primary School,Priory Road
Salary: £47,085 per year
Hours: 35.00 hours per week
Contract Type: Permanent
Position Type: Full Time
Organisation: Dumfries & Galloway Council
Category: Education
Sub-category: Depute / Headships


Depute Headteacher Primary (7/10731)
Lincluden Primary School

Are you a skilled classroom teacher with a level of management experience looking to develop your career? Are you committed to making a difference by supporting pupils to achieve their very best?

As Depute Headteacher, you will be an important member of the school Management Team. You will work with the Headteacher and the wider school community to support colleagues in providing pupils with a school experience in line with Dumfries and Galloway’s commitment to excellence.

You will support the Headteacher in the performance of their duties by assisting, and where necessary, deputising for the Headteacher in the leadership and management of school affairs, lead and manage whole school policy, its implementation and evaluation.

Lincluden Primary has a current roll of 277 pupils within 11 classes with a further 70 children in the nursery. We also have a Learning Centre providing support for children with a range of moderate learning needs.

Our staff team is friendly and committed and we are looking for a management colleague to join us on our journey.

Applicants for teaching posts must be registered with the General Teaching Council for Scotland, Clerwood House, 96 Clermiston Road, Edinburgh, EH12 6UT in the appropriate sector.
This post is considered as Regulated Work with Vulnerable Children and/or Protected Adults, under the Protection of Vulnerable Groups (Scotland) Act 2007. From 28 February 2011, preferred candidates will be required to join the PVG Scheme or undergo a PVG scheme update check prior to formal offer of employment being made by Dumfries and Galloway Council.

Applicants who have been resident outside the UK within the last 5 years, if offered a position, in addition to a Disclosure Scotland Check, will be required to provide a completed police record check from the police authority in the country or countries in which they were resident.

Informal Enquiries: Mrs Karen Scott, Headteacher on 01387 273010 or email:  

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