Acting Depute Head Teacher - Cockenzie Primary School - INTERNAL APPLICANTS ONLY
- Cockenzie Primary School, Osborne Terrace, Cockenzie, EH32 0BX
- £53,964 per year
- Contract Type:
- Position Type:
- Full Time
- 35 hours per week
This position has expired.
DHT Salary Scale Point 2 - £53,964 per annum
Temporary until 31st December 2023
Days of Work:
Monday - Friday
To start asap.
Cockenzie Primary School is recruiting an enthusiastic and motivating practitioner who has a proven track record of leadership and outstanding teaching. The successful candidate will inspire confidence through extensive knowledge of, Early Level, leading learning and teaching within all stages at this level and a sound knowledge of educational pedagogy, especially within Early Years. The post also includes responsibility for Pupil Support within Early level and P2. They will demonstrate a commitment to young people through a positive and caring approach. This post includes a 0.3 teaching commitment.
It is anticipated interviews will take place on 27 February 2023 in Cockenzie Primary School.
Further information on the school can be found at http://www.edubuzz.org/cockenzie/
INTERNAL APPLICANTS ONLY / SECONDMENT OPPORTUNITY
Applications for this post will only be accepted from current employees of East Lothian Council (this includes casual and agency staff who are currently undertaking work for us). Any current employee wishing to apply for this temporary post as a secondment should discuss it with their current line manager in the first instance.
The role of a Depute Head Teacher is to assist and, where necessary, to deputise for the Head Teacher as required. The role of the Head Teacher is, within the resources available, to conduct the affairs of the school to the benefit of the pupils and the community it serves, through pursuing objectives and implementing policies set by East Lothian Council under the overall direction of the Head of Education.
Please download the Job Outline/Person Specification (available under 'Job Attachments') for the full range of tasks and duties associated with this job. You will need to refer to these in order to complete the application form. You must ensure you meet every 'essential' criteria stated on the Person Specification to be considered for interview.
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This post is considered as Regulated Work with vulnerable children and/or protected adults, as specified in the Protection of Vulnerable Groups (Scotland) Act 2007.
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Please Note - Pay arrangements for those starting after 1st day of school session
In accordance with Teachers Conditions of Service (SNCT - Appendix 2.19), Teachers who commence employment with East Lothian Council after the first day of the school session will have their salary for the remainder of the school salary year (which runs from 1 August to 31 July each year), ; recalculated to reflect how teachers accrue leave and pay.
In these circumstances, a calculation will be carried out upon commencement of employment and leave and pay will be adjusted. Further information will be provided to the successful candidate should this be applicable.
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