Teacher of History, Linlithgow Academy, Fixed Term until 23/10/17, 20.18 CD 25/09/16

West Lothian Council
£26,895 - £35,763 per year
01 Sep 2016
26 Sep 2016
Contract Type
Full Time

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Teacher of History (Maternity Cover), Linlithgow Academy, Fixed Term until 23rd October 2017, 35 hours per week, closing date 25th September 2016

Linlithgow Academy is a comprehensive non-denominational secondary school with 8 associated primary schools in the communities of Linlithgow, Bridgend, Winchburgh, Torphichen and Westfield.   The current school roll is 1194 with 88 members of teaching staff.   The schools FME entitlement for session 2015/16 was 6.4%.

Linlithgow Academy has an excellent reputation in the location community, particularly for the high standards of conduct and confidence displayed by students.   In addition to the formal curriculum, a wide range of extra-curricular and out of hours activities are on offer to pupils.   The school receives a high level of support and encouragement from parents.   Attendance at parents’ evenings is good and information and consultation exercises are well supported.

Linlithgow Academy is committed to providing a secure, positive environment where challenge and diversity in learning and teaching enables everyone to achieve their potential and strive for excellence.

West Lothian Council are committed to far reaching changes to the way we deliver our Education Services. These changes include giving you the support and environment that you need to get on with your job and develop your abilities. Our dedication is demonstrated by the whole council achievement of the Investors in People Standard and always aiming a little higher in our service delivery and improvements.

A relevant teaching qualification and registration with the General Teaching Council for Scotland is essential.

This post is considered Regulated Work with children and/or protected adults under the Protection of Vulnerable Groups (PVG) Scotland Act 2007. From 28 February 2011 preferred candidates will be required to join the PVG Scheme or undergo a PVG Scheme update check prior to a formal offer of employment being made by West Lothian Council.

See also:
20.18 - Teacher of History - Linlithgow Academy.pdf