Teacher of Numeracy

Favourite Dundee City Council
Ref no: DEE01362
Closes: Friday, 19th May 2017
Published: Friday, 5th May 2017
Location: Dundee City Council – Various Locations in Dundee
Salary: £22,416 - £35,763 per year
Hours: 35.00 hours per week
Contract Type: Temporary
Position Type: Term Time Full Time
Organisation: Dundee City Council
Category: Education
Sub-category: Secondary Education

Job Description

We are looking for individuals to join a pair of secondary schools to improve numeracy outcomes for young people in S1 to S3. The post is part of the Children and Families Service approach to closing the poverty-related attainment gap specifically in numeracy. Based in a dedicated pair of secondary schools, working full time, 35 hours per week, temporary until 31 March 2019. Previous applicants need not re-apply.

Requirements

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

Responsibilities

You will deliver quality education to assigned S1-S3 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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