Teacher of Mathematics

Favourite Dundee City Council
Ref no: DEE01815
Closes: Friday, 15th September 2017
Published: Friday, 1st September 2017
Location: Grove Academy, Claypotts Road, Broughty Ferry, Dundee
Salary: £22,416 - £35,763 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 Grove Academy, you will work full time, 35 hours per week.

Requirements

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

Responsibilities

You will deliver quality education to assigned pupils and contribute, within the collegiate ethos, to the professional life of the school. As with all staff, you will contribute to the professional and corporate life of the school. In addition you will:- • lead, manage and deliver numeracy interventions for targeted pupils • Model effective pedagogical approaches in teaching numeracy across the school cluster • Support and develop the learning and teaching of numeracy across the school through the provision of in-house CLPL opportunities for all school staff Teach groups of targeted students • Develop and adapt resources for delivery by all staff who teach numeracy as one of the responsibilities of all teachers

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 and/or Protected Adults, 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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