Teacher of Chemistry, Perth High School (PKC02465)

Perth and Kinross Council
£22,416 - £35,763 per year
30 Sep 2016
24 Oct 2016
Contract Type
Full Time

Job Description

Teacher of Chemistry (Permanent) - PKC02465
£22,416 - £35,763
Perth High School

We have a vacancy for a Teacher of Chemistry at Perth High School. The Chemistry Department offers the full range of courses from Integrated Science in S1/S2 to Advanced Higher and has high levels of uptake and attainment.

We are seeking a highly motivated and skilled teacher to join this strong and forward thinking team. The successful candidate must demonstrate the ability to motivate and engage with young people and show that they fully understand the values and principles of a Curriculum for Excellence. They must also be able to show a commitment to their Continuing Professional Development.

Please note, should you be invited to attend interview, you will be asked to provide 2 references. Therefore, when completing your application for this post, please ensure you provide contact details for two referees. One should be your current or most recent employer. If you are already employed as a teacher with Perth & Kinross Council, you are only required to provide 1 reference, which must be from your current head teacher.

As Perth & Kinross Council operates an open reference policy, the onus will be on you to provide us with your references. You should e-mail the job profile and reference template to your referees for completion. (It is also important to include the reference number of the post on the proforma. The references should then be presented to the chair of the interview panel when you attend.

For further information regarding this post, please contact the school on 01738 628271.

Please APPLY ONLINE. Facilities are available at all public libraries in Perth and Kinross. If you have a disability and require reasonable adjustments, please call 01738 475555 to discuss.

The Individual

As part of our safer recruitment measures, Perth & Kinross Council carries out rigorous checks on the right to work in the UK, qualifications, employment history, including references, and fitness to undertake the post.

Some jobs may have been traditionally carried out predominately by one gender, but we would encourage you to apply if you meet the requirements, irrespective of your gender. 

See also:
Perth High School - Teacher of Chemistry - Job Profile.doc