Teacher of English, Kinross High School (PKC02497)

Perth and Kinross Council
£22,416 - £35,763 per year Dependant on experience
04 Oct 2016
24 Oct 2016
Contract Type
Full Time

Job Description

Teacher of English (Permanent) (PKC02497)
£22,416 - £35,763
Kinross High School

Kinross High School has an increasing school roll, and has a permanent full time vacancy for an English teacher.

Before confirming appointment, you will be required to be registered with the General Teaching Council Scotland (GTCS) and obtain Protection of Vulnerable Groups (PVG) Scheme Membership through Disclosure Scotland.

Your job will be to apply a range of teaching strategies to inspire, motivate and encourage children to want to learn. Knowledge of the Scottish Curriculum and Curriculum for Excellence is essential as well as a commitment to excellence in education standards and quality.

We invite applications from newly qualified and experienced teachers to provide high quality teaching and who have a enthusiasm for improving life chances for children.

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.

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.

For further information on this post, please contact the school on 01577 867100.

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:
Kinross HS - Teacher of English - Job Profile.doc