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Westray Junior High School Westray Orkney, KW17 2DH
£44,634 - £54,495 per year pro rata
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Full Time
35 hours per week


Westray Junior High School

Teacher of English and History

35 hours per week
Temporary up to 18 August 2024

Westray Junior High School is seeking a teacher of English and History. This is an exciting and rewarding position in a small, friendly island community school catering for pupils aged from 3 to 16 years.

This post forms part of the Secondary School with pupils in classes S1 to S4, and requires an enthusiastic, flexible, independent person who would enjoy being a part of the dynamic island community of Westray.

The successful candidate will be able to build up excellent relationships with both pupils and staff, in a school and community where the work of the school is valued.

Applicants must be registered, or in the process of registering, with the General Teaching Council for Scotland for secondary teaching either English or History.

Further information about the school and activities can be found at

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

Salary will be based on the SNCT Salary Tables plus a Remote Islands Allowance. We offer a generous relocation package.

Prospective applicants are warmly invited to discuss the post by contacting Tim Ross, Head Teacher on 01857 677353 or e-mail tim.ross@glow.orkneyschools, 

Closing Date: Sunday 14 April 2024

Please note that interview and relocation expenses will be paid for this post, in accordance with Council Policy.

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