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  • Ref no: SBO04390
  • Published: 27/10/2020
  • Closes: 8/11/2020
  • Location: Hq - Main Building, Council Headquarters, Newtown St.Boswells, Melrose, Roxburghshire, TD6 0SA
  • Salary: £61,590.00 per year
  • Contract Type: Fixed Term
  • Position Type: Full Time
  • Hours: 35 hours per week

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Job Details

Grade: DHT-HT Pt 7
Salary: £61,590 per annum
Contract Duration: Temporary for 23 months

Role Purpose

As Equity & Inclusion Lead Officer you will provide support, leadership and direction to individual schools to enable the delivery of high quality education for all children and young people in line with local and national plans. The equity and inclusion lead officer will work within the central team to ensure consistent delivery of improvement plans. To support our most vulnerable children including those with protected characteristics and who are looked after at home or away from home or who are care experienced.






Relevant degree
Recognised teacher qualification
GTC Scotland registration

Informal Enquiries

Informal enquiries can be made to Mrs Christian Robertson, Quality Improvement Manager on 01835 825108 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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