Principal Teacher of English

Favourite Dundee City Council
Ref no: DEE01363
Closes: Friday, 13th January 2017
Published: Friday, 16th December 2016
Location: Craigie High School, Garnet Terrace, Dundee
Salary: £45,468 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: Secondary Education

Job Description

We are looking for an individual to join our dedicated English Department, as we build upon recent achievements and continue in our pursuit of excellence. Based in Craigie High School, working full time, 35 hours per week.

Requirements

You will be GTCS Registered (Secondary), with a knowledge of the relevant curriculum area and an awareness of the main current issues in Scottish education

Responsibilities

You will lead and manage the English Department, providing quality education to assigned pupils and contribute, within the collegiate ethos, to the professional life of the school

The Individual

You will demonstrate application and knowledge of Curriculum for Excellence as well as the new National Qualifications structure and evidence of appropriate Professional Learning. 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 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 Dundee City Council.

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