Itinerant Teacher of Music

Favourite Orkney Islands Council
Ref no: ORK01985
Closes: Sunday, 1st October 2017
Published: Tuesday, 12th September 2017
Location: Various Locations In Orkney
Salary: £24,464 - £37,811 per year
Hours: 18.20 hours per week
Contract Type: Temporary
Position Type: Part Time
Organisation: Orkney Islands Council
Category: Education
Sub-category: Primary Education



Itinerant Teacher of Music

18.2 hours per week (0.52 FTE)
Temporary up to 2 July 2018
£24,464 to £37,811 (including Distant Islands Allowance) pro rata

We are looking for an enthusiastic and skilled teacher who is committed to improvement and excellence. You will be teaching across all stages but mainly in the 5 - 12 age group. You will be joining a team of staff who are dedicated to providing the best for all young people. As part of this post it may be necessary to travel to the outer isles.

The successful candidate will be responsible for:

• Providing a high standard of effective teaching and learning in Music in line with the requirements of Curriculum for Excellence.
• Developing and maintaining a safe and happy learning environment.
• Taking an active part in a positive learning community.

This post is subject to membership of the Protecting Vulnerable Groups (PVG) Scheme in respect of regulated work with children.

Salary is based on the SNCT Salary Tables plus a Distant Islands Allowance. We offer a generous relocation package.

You must be registered, or in the process of registering, with the General Teaching Council for Scotland.

Interested candidates are invited to discuss the post with Lynn Procter, Principal Teacher Expressive Arts, by emailing

Closing Date: Sunday 1 October 2017

Please note that interview/resettlement expenses will be paid for this post.

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