Head Teacher

Favourite Dundee City Council
Ref no: DEE01605
Closes: Sunday, 4th June 2017
Published: Friday, 19th May 2017
Location: Tayview Primary School, 180 Dickson Avenue, Dundee
Salary: £57,672 per year
Hours: 35.00 hours per week
Contract Type: Permanent
Position Type: Term Time Full Time
Organisation: Dundee City Council
Category: Education
Sub-category: Primary Education

Job Description

Based at Tayview Primary School, working full time, 35 hours per week


You will be GTCS Registered (Primary), and have proven and successful experience in leading developments (curricular and staff development), quality assurance and be able to demonstrate the standard for headship.


You will conduct the affairs of the school and have responsibility for the strategic, people and financial management and development of the school for the benefit of the pupils and the community it serves.

The Individual

You will have proven experience as a Depute Head Teacher/Head Teacher and demonstrate up to date knowledge of Curriculum for Excellence, raised attainment and achievement, experience of School Improvement Planning, managing budget and resources and staff leadership, management and supervision. You will also have evidence of appropriate Professional Learning in a range of areas, be committed to a consultative and participative style of management. In addition you will have a positive and caring approach and commitment to young people, have good communication/ interpersonal skills and relate well to others. This post is considered Regulated Work with Children, 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 prior to a formal offer of employment being made by Dundee City Council.