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Ref no:
SIC04827
Published:
26/2/2021
Closes:
11/3/2021
Location:
Whiteness Primary School, Whiteness, Shetland, ZE2 9LJ
Rate:
£14.23 - £16.73 per hour
Contract Type:
Permanent
Position Type:
Term Time Part Time
Hours:
35 hours per week

This position has expired.

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This is a permanent post for 35 hours per week

The purpose of this post is to work effectively as a lead member of an Early Learning and Childcare team to oversee the delivery of a high quality, safe and balanced education and care service, which meets the needs of each young child and their families and is in accordance with relevant legislation and guidelines.

Whiteness Primary School is a non-denominational school located in Whiteness. It provides Early Years to P7 education for children from Whiteness and Weisdale and the surrounding area. The structure of the school is an ELC setting offering flexible Early Learning and Childcare for 3-4 year olds for up to 6 hours a day 5 days a week  and 4 composite primary classes. There is currently a total of 97 pupils on the roll. The school is managed by a Head Teacher. The current staffing complement is 4 teachers assisted by support staff as required to meet school demands. The current Head Teacher is Mrs Rachel Colclough. Further information can be found on the schools website at https://blogs.glowscotland.org.uk/sh/whitenessprimaryschool/.

More detail is provided in the Job Profile, Person Specification and Conditions of Service Summary attached to the bottom of this advert.

Please follow the link(s) below for further information -

www.shetland.gov.uk

Additional Information

  • The grade of this post is H/I
  • Rate of pay shown in the advert is inclusive of Distant Islands Allowance of £1.1576 per hour
  • This post is career graded - your salary and career progression will depend on your experience and qualifications
  • Permanent Term Time Part Time post for 35.0 Hours per Week , 40.5 weeks per year plus 6.27 weeks (pro rata) paid holiday to be taken during school holidays
  • Preferred candidates will be required to join the Protecting Vulnerable Groups (PVG) Scheme or undergo a PVG Scheme update prior to a formal offer of employment being made
  • The successful candidate will have to complete registration with the Scottish Social Services Council (SSSC) within 12 months of the agreed start date
  • A relocation package does not apply to this post
  • We will pay interview expenses from within Shetland
  • We are happy to talk flexible working

During the application process you are required to give the names of two persons not related to you, who we can contact to provide a reference to support your application.

This post is based at Whiteness Primary School

For further details relating to this post, please contact:  Rachel Colclough, Head Teacher, on 01595 745380 or email rachel.colclough@shetland.gov.uk

If you have a disability which prevents you from applying online, please call 01595 744032.

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