Principal Teacher Support for Learning

Favourite Dundee City Council
Ref no: DEE01827
Closes: Friday, 22nd September 2017
Published: Friday, 8th September 2017
Location: Eastern Primary School, Camperdown Street
Salary: £42,225 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: Principal Teaching

Job Description

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


You will be GTCS Registered (Primary, Secondary, ASN), have knowledge of relevant curriculum areas and an awareness of main current issues in Scottish education.


You will assist the Head Teacher in managing and leading the school. You will deliver quality education to assigned pupils and contribute, within the collegiate ethos, to the professional life of the school. You will assist and oversee the provision of support for learners across the school. The remit of the individual Principal Teacher is detailed in the attached Job Description.

The Individual

You will have a proven record as a classroom teacher and evidence of experience of delivering a curriculum appropriate to meet the needs of pupils with a wide range of additional support needs. You will also demonstrate application and knowledge of Curriculum for Excellence and have evidence of appropriate Professional Learning in a range of areas. 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.