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Ref no:
SIC04625
Published:
27/11/2020
Closes:
10/12/2020
Location:
Bell's Brae Primary School, Gilbertson Road, Lerwick, ZE1 0QJ
Salary:
£29,733.00 - £43,647.00 per year
Contract Type:
Temporary
Position Type:
Full Time
Hours:
35 hours per week

This position has expired.

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Bell's Brae Primary School is a non-denominational school located in central Lerwick. It consists of a Primary, an Early Learning and Childcare Setting and an ASN department. The school catchment area is from Frakkafield encompassing the majority of Lerwick excluding Sound. There is currently a total of 345 pupils on the roll. The school is managed by Mr Melvyn Clark (Acting Head Teacher) and 3 Depute Head Teachers.  The current staffing complement is 30 teachers assisted by support staff as required to meet school demands.  Further information can be found on the schools website at https://blogs.glowscotland.org.uk/sh/bellsbraeprimary/

North Roe Primary School is a non-denominational school located in North Roe. It provides primary education from primary 1 to primary 7, for children from North Roe and Lochend. There are currently 11 pupils in 1 multi-composite primary class. The school is managed by a teaching Head Teacher. The current staffing complement is 1 teacher assisted by support staff, as required to meet the needs of all the learners. The current Head Teacher is Miss Hannah Irvine. Further information can be found on the schools website at https://blogs.glowscotland.org.uk/sh/northroeprimaryschool/north-roe-primary-school/.

Lunnasting Primary School is a non-denominational school located in Vidlin. It provides nursery to P7 education for children from Vidlin and surrounding areas. The structure of the school is 1 nursery class and 2 composite primary classes. There are currently 21 pupils in the school and 12 pupils in the nursery. The school is managed by a teaching Head Teacher. The current staffing complement is 3 teachers assisted by support staff as required to meet school demands. The current Head Teacher is Mrs Fiona Marshall. Further information can be found on the schools website at http://www.lunnasting.shetland.sch.uk/

Urafirth Primary School is a non-denominational school located in Heylor. It provides nursery to P7 education for children from Eshaness, Hillswick, Urafirth, Heylor and Hamar. The structure of the school is 1 nursery class and 2 multi-composite primary classes. There is currently a total of 42 pupils on the roll. The school is managed by Wendy Fraser, who is a teaching Head Teacher. The current staffing complement is 3 teachers (FTE) assisted by support staff as required to meet school demands.   Further information can be found on the schools website at https://blogs.glowscotland.org.uk/sh/urafirth/welcome-to-urafirth-prima… 

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 TCHR
  • Salary shown in the advert is inclusive of Distant Islands Allowance of £2,235 per annum
  • Temporary Full Time post for 35.0 Hours per Week
  • Temporary contract for a period of approximately 8 months
  • 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
  • You must be registered with the General Teaching Council for Scotland (GTCS) prior to starting in post
  • We would welcome applications from flexible route probationers
  • A relocation package does not apply to this post
  • We will pay interview expenses from within Shetland
  • You must have the ability to travel throughout Shetland at short notice and where public transport is limited
  • We are happy to talk flexible working
  • FTE of post:  1.0
  • Sector/subject specialism:  P.E.
  • Qualification requirement:  relevant teaching qualification
  • Class information, age range:  Primary
  • The postholder will work Mondays-Thursdays at Bell's Brae Primary School, Lerwick, and Fridays in the North Mainland (North Roe, Lunnasting and Urafirth Primary Schools)

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 Bell's Brae Primary School, Lerwick

For further details relating to this post, please contact:  Jennifer Wadley, Head Teacher, on 01595 743720 or email jennifer.wadley@shetland.gov.uk

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

 

 

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