Depute Headteacher (2)

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Dumfries & Galloway Council
£45,585 per year
04 Sep 2017
25 Sep 2017
Contract Type
Full Time


Depute Headteacher (2) (7/10424/11478)
Laurieknowe Primary School
HT Scale Point 2 - £45,585 (subject to Job Sizing)

Laurieknowe Primary School is seeking to appoint two Depute Headteachers to join their School Leadership Team. Previous experience in a similar role would be desirable as there is scope for one Depute Headteacher to lead Early and First Level and another Depute Headteacher to lead Second Level.

You would also support the Headteacher in the performance of their duties by assisting, and where necessary, deputising for the Headteacher in the leadership and management of school affairs, lead and manage whole school policy, its implementation and evaluation.

Applicants for teaching posts must be registered with the General Teaching Council for Scotland, Clerwood House, 96 Clermiston Road, Edinburgh, EH12 6UT in the appropriate sector.

This post is considered as Regulated Work with Vulnerable Children and/or Protected Adults, under the Protection of Vulnerable Groups (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 formal offer of employment being made by Dumfries and Galloway Council.

Applicants who have been resident outside the UK within the last 5 years, if offered a position, in addition to a Disclosure Scotland Check, will be required to provide a completed police record check from the police authority in the country or countries in which they were resident.

Informal Enquiries: Mrs Sharon McLellan Headteacher on 01387 252604 or email:

See also:
Depute Headteacher JD.pdf
Depute Headteacher PS.pdf