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  • Ref no: SBO04378
  • Published: 4/11/2020
  • Closes: 16/11/2020
  • Location: Various Locations In Scottish Borders, TD6 0SA
  • Salary: £27,498.00 - £41,412.00 per year
  • Contract Type: Temporary
  • Position Type: Full Time
  • Hours: 35 hours per week

This position has expired.

Job Details

Grade: CS0-5
Salary: £27,498 - £41,412 per annum
Contract Duration: Temporary until 30 November 2022

Interviews will be held on Tuesday 24 November 2020

Role Purpose

The Early Years Teacher Team work across settings (schools and partner providers) to support and improve quality of Early Learning and Childcare / Early Level provision in Scottish Borders.

Applications are welcomed from experienced and enthusiastic teachers who have a genuine interest in taking forward current developments in Early Learning and Childcare/ Early Level, with a strong focus on raising attainment and improving outcomes for all children across settings. You will show a passionate commitment to working with families and communities and exhibit skills in building relationships with a wide range of staff and other agencies.
You will be required to provide effective support and challenge to settings on their journey towards improvement, engage in quality assurance and self-evaluation processes and be instrumental in developing and delivering training with an early years focus.
If you wish to broaden your experience and feel you can make a valuable contribution to the future direction of early learning and childcare/ early level we would be very interested in hearing from you.
Full induction, ongoing training and strong team support will be provided. 



A degree (B.Ed/PGCE/PGDE) or Diploma in Primary Teaching
Full registration with the General Teaching Council for Scotland (or an assurance that full registration will be forthcoming)

Informal Enquiries

Informal enquirires can be made to Grace Frew on 01835 824000 Ext 5476 or email

Scottish Borders Council is committed to improving the diversity of its workforce to better reflect the communities we serve. We welcome applications from all minority groups and individuals who identify with one or more of the protected characteristics as defined by the Equality Act 2010.  In particular from candidates who assess themselves as having a disability, under the Disability Confident Employer scheme this guarantees an interview to those individuals who meet the essential criteria of the post.  All appointments will be made on merit.


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