Teacher of Home Economics, Perth High School (PKC02462)

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Perth and Kinross Council
£22,416 - £35,763 per year
07 Oct 2016
23 Oct 2016
Contract Type
Full Time

Job Description

Teacher of Home Economics (Permanent) (PKC02462)
£22,416 - £35,763
Perth High School, Oakbank Road, Perth

We have a vacancy for a Teacher of Home Economics at Perth High School. Perth High School is a large comprehensive drawing pupils from a mix of Perth City and rural Perthshire. The HE Department has been expanding in recent years with a variety of courses being offered from S1 through to Advanced Higher and has high levels of uptake and attainment. In addition, the HE Department has been at the forefront of our Health and Well-being initiatives as part of Curriculum for Excellence within the school. 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.

For further information on this post, please contact Mahri Dinning, Principal Teacher, on 01738 628271.

Please note, should you be invited to attend interview, you will be asked to provide 2 references, one of which must be your current or most recent line manager. 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 line manager.

As Perth & Kinross Council operate an open reference policy, the onus will be on you to provide us with your references. You should print off the job profile and reference form and give them to your referees for completion. (An alternative is to save it and e-mail it to your referees). It is also important to include the reference number of the post on the pro-forma. The references should then be presented to the chair of the interview panel when you attend.

Please APPLY ONLINE. 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 HE - Job Profile.doc