Teacher of Biology, Kinross High School (PKC02480)

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

Job Description

Teacher of Biology (Fixed Term for up to 12 Months) (PKC02480)
£22,416 - £35,763
Kinross High School, Loch Leven Community Campus, Kinross

Kinross High School has a fixed term vacancy of up to one year covering maternity leave, for a Teacher of Biology.

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. 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.


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.

The Individual

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.

For further information on this post, please contact Mr Lyall Forbes on 01577 867100.

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 Biology - Job Profile.doc
Kinross HS - School Description.doc