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Comhairle nan Eilean Siar Council Offices Sandwick Road Stornoway Isle of Lewis, HS1 2BW
£66,420 per year
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Full Time
35 hours per week


Itinerant Principal Teacher of Learning Support, Lewis & Harris Schools

35 hours per week, Permanent post

£66,420 per annum, including Distant Islands Allowance

An Itinerant Principal Teacher of Learning Support is required to contribute to overall school effectiveness in respect of the following areas, with specific responsibility for Additional Support Needs:

  • The leadership, good management and strategic direction of colleagues;
  • Curriculum Development and Quality Assurance;
  • Whole school policy and implementation; and
  • Working with partners.

The purpose of this post is to perform such tasks as the Line Manager shall direct, having reasonable regard to overall workload, in relation to the duties and responsibilities listed below, as appropriate to the management structure of the school.

It is essential that you hold a University Degree or College Diploma, Certification from a Teacher Education Institution, relating to either primary or secondary education, Diploma in Inclusion and mainstream teaching experience. Several years’ experience of teaching pupils with additional support needs and GTC Scotland registration is also required.

A full current UK driving licence is essential.

The initial deployment for this post will be within The Nicolson Institute, based in Stornoway, Isle of Lewis.

Salary for the above post is inclusive of Distant Islands Allowance.

Please see attached 'Job Description & Person Specification ' for further information.

  • Disability Confident Employer - Employer
  • Scottish Living Wage