Primary Teacher - Craigour Park Primary School
- Full Time
Communities and Families
Craigour Park Primary School
Salary: £22,416 - £35,763
Salaries will be in accordance with the Scheme of Salaries and Conditions of Service for Teaching Staff in School Education.
Craigour Park Nursery and Primary School is a non-denominational school built as part of the City of Edinburgh phase 1 of Private/Public Partnership. The catchment area is to the south of the City in an area of re-generation around the new Royal Infirmary Hospital complex. The housing is mixed, mostly private/rented (DHS), high rise (single parent families) and private owners-young families in their first family home. The current role is 490 in the school plus a 50 AM and 50 PM Nursery.
It is proposed for session 2017/18 there will be 18 classes in the main school, Nursery has capacity for 50 pupils am/pm (part time). The school is multicultural for both pupils and staff. The Senior Management Team comprises of a Head Teacher, 2 Depute Head Teachers, a Principal Teacher (ASL) and a Business Manager. Other staff include PE Teacher (1 fte), Drama Teacher (0.35fte) various additional visiting staff, 3 Office staff, 10 Pupil Support Assistants and an Early Years Officer and 5 Early Years Practioners.
Nursery Teacher - Desirable
Experience in Early level
Be committed to child lead nurturing and evidence based practice ie Indoor/Outdoor Active Learning
Experience of managing and working in a team
Experience of using Up Up and Away and Building the Ambition
Desirable to have Speech and language training
GIRFEC - Experience in collating information, minute meetings and following up action points
This post is considered Regulated Work with Vulnerable Children and/or Protected Adults, under the Protection of Vulnerable Groups (Scotland) Act 2007. Preferred candidates will be required to join the PVG Scheme or undergo a PVG scheme update check prior to a formal offer of employment being made by the City of Edinburgh Council.
Closing Date: 25 September 2017