Class Teacher (within the Nursery), Carmondean Primary School Livingston, Fixed Term until...

West Lothian Council
£26,895 - £35,763 per year
05 Oct 2016
24 Oct 2016
Contract Type
Full Time

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Class Teacher within the Nursery, Carmondean Primary School, Fixed Term until 7th January 2018, 35 hours per week, closing date 23rd October 2016

Carmondean Primary School is a non-denominational school serving the community of north Livingston. The school accommodates 15 mainstream primary classes and a nursery class with the current roll of 60 morning and 40 afternoon children

The school and nursery is currently staffed by a Head Teacher, a Depute Head Teacher, 2 Principal Teachers, 16 teaching staff, 6 nursery nurses, 0.5 Early Years Officer, 7 Pupil Support Workers and 2 Office staff. The school also has one part time PE Specialist, a part time Music Specialist and a part time Art Specialist.

The school roll is currently 409. The school has a wide ranging catchment area, providing an exciting opportunity for the school to address the ‘closing the gap’ agenda.

The school provides extensive support to parents and families to ensure children’s social, emotional and wellbeing needs are being met.

The school has a supportive parent body and works closely with the local community to establish effective links to support our children’s learning.

West Lothian Council are committed to far reaching changes to the way we deliver our Education Services. These changes include giving you the support and environment that you need to get on with your job and develop your abilities. Our dedication is demonstrated by the whole council achievement of the Investors in People Standard and always aiming a little higher in our service delivery and improvements.

A relevant teaching qualification and registration with the General Teaching Council for Scotland is essential.

This post is considered Regulated Work with children and/or protected adults under the Protection of Vulnerable Groups (PVG) 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 a formal offer of employment being made by West Lothian Council.

See also:
22.4 Class Teacher within the Nursery, Carmondean PS.pdf