Teacher SEBN (Primary) (Temporary)
Various locations in the Annandale and Eskdale area
Unpromoted teacher scale £22,194 - £35,763
This is an exciting opportunity to contribute to the specialist education provision available for young people in Dumfries and Galloway.
Based in the Annandale and Eskdale outreach team, you will teach and support secondary-aged young people who have social, emotional and behavioural needs (SEBN) to access education.
You will work with a team of other teachers as well as learning assistants to provide educational opportunities for young people, including supporting them on an outreach basis in a mainstream school. You will also work closely with mainstream school staff to help ensure young people at risk of exclusion are supported to remain in mainstream settings where possible.
You will be flexible, enthusiastic and sensitive to pupil needs.
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.
This post is full-time (35 hours per week) and temporary until the end of June 2018.
For further information please contact Steven Jewell (SEBN Service Manager) on 01387 254438 or by email at Steven.Jewell@dumgal.gov.uk