Principal Teacher of Home Economics

Favourite Dundee City Council
Ref no: DEE01591
Closes: Friday, 26th May 2017
Published: Friday, 12th May 2017
Location: Craigie High School, Garnet Terrace, Dundee
Salary: £43,845 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

Based at Craigie High School, you will work full time, 35 hours per week, commencing August 2017.


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.


You will lead and manage the Home Economics Department and deliver quality education to assigned pupils within the collegiate ethos and 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.