Teacher of Chemistry, Kirkwall Grammar School

3 days left

Recruiter
Orkney Islands Council
Location
Scotland
Salary
£28,893 - £37,761 per year
Posted
21 Sep 2016
Closes
02 Oct 2016
Ref
ORK01284
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time


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EDUCATION, LEISURE & HOUSING
Kirkwall Grammar School

Teacher of Chemistry

35 hours per week
Permanent

We are looking for an enthusiastic and skilled teacher who is committed to improvement and excellence. You will be joining departments and other teams of staff who are dedicated to providing the best for all young people.

The school enjoys good relations with local businesses and industry with many senior pupils taking advantage of the opportunity to participate in work experience programmes. A wide range of extra-curricular activities including drama, music and sport are available to pupils. We currently have exchange links with schools in other countries such as Norway and Italy and e-twinning links with other schools in Europe and beyond.

You will be able to teach all aspects of the relevant subjects across all stages. You will be joining a highly successful team and well resourced school. The school has recently moved into its new 21st century building.

For more details on the school, visit www.kgsorkney.com.

Prospective applicants are warmly invited to discuss the post by contacting the Head Teacher, Don Hawkins, tel: 01856 872102 or e-mail don.hawkins@glow.orkneyschools.org.uk

This post is subject to membership of the Protecting Vulnerable Groups (PVG) Scheme in respect of regulated work with children.

You must be registered, or in the process of registering, with the General Teaching Council for Scotland.

Salary will be based on the SNCT Salary Tables plus a Distant Islands Allowance. We offer a generous relocation package of up to £8,000.

Closing date: Sunday 2 October 2016

Please note that interview/resettlement expenses will be paid for this post.



See also:
Job Description and Person Specification.doc
Our Recruitment Process.pdf