Principal Teacher, Support for Learning (ASN)

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Ref no: DEE01811
Closes: Friday, 15th September 2017
Published: Friday, 1st September 2017
Location: Morgan Academy, Forfar Road
Salary: £48,705 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: Special Education

Job Description

Based at Morgan Academy, you will work full time, 35 hours per week, commencing October 2017. We are looking for an individual to join our dedicated Support for Learning Department, as we build upon recent achievements and continue in our pursuit of excellence.


You will be GTCS Registered (Secondary, Primary or ASN), 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 Support for Learning Department, providing 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 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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