Curriculum Leader Science- Balerno High School

City of Edinburgh Council
£45,468 per year
09 Aug 2017
24 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Job Description

Communities & Families

Curriculum Leader - Science
Balerno High School

Salary: £45,468 (Subject to job sizing)
Hours: 35

Salaries will be in accordance with the Scheme of Salaries and Conditions of Service for Teaching Staff in School Education.

Balerno High School is a six year comprehensive which serves the districts of Balerno, Ratho and Kirknewton. The school has close liaison with the associated primaries in each of these communities. We are supported by an active Parent Council and PTA

The roll for session 2017-2018 is 726 pupils in years S1 to S6. Around twenty five percent of our pupils are enrolled as placing requests from outwith the catchment. Our school has an excellent academic reputation vibrant extra curricular and enrichment programme, and committed parental involvement in sporting activities

We are looking for an enthusiastic and skilled leader with drive and ambition who is committed to improvement and excellence. You will be joining a curricular area and other teams of staff who are dedicated to providing the best for all young people. You should be committed to further raising the attainment and achievement of all our pupils and be able to demonstrate impact in current educational developments.

In addition the successful candidate will be encouraged to contribute to the wider life of the school. Further information about the school can be found at our website or if you require specific information please contact the school by email at or telephone on 0131 477 7788

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:  23 August 2017

See also:
Balerno CL Science remit.doc
C L employee spec.doc