Skip to main content
Ref no:
Kirkwall Grammar School Kirkwall Orkney, KW15 1QN
£34,125 - £50,106 per year pro rata
Contract Type:
Position Type:
Part Time
28 hours per week


Kirkwall Grammar School

Teacher of Geography

28 hours per week (0.8 FTE)
Temporary until 30 November 2023

We are looking for an enthusiastic and skilled teacher who is committed to improvement and excellence. You will be joining departments and other teams of staff who are dedicated to providing the best for all young people.

The school enjoys good relations with local businesses and industry with many senior pupils taking advantage of the opportunity to participate in work experience programmes. A wide range of extra-curricular activities including drama, music and sport are available to pupils.

You will be able to teach all aspects of the subject across all stages, including aspects of interdisciplinary learning. You will be joining a highly successful team and well-resourced school.

For more details on the school, visit 

This post is subject to membership of the Protecting Vulnerable Groups (PVG) Scheme in respect of regulated work with children.

Prospective applicants are invited to discuss the post by contacting Neil Ewing, Depute Head Teacher, tel: 01856 872102 or e-mail 

You must be registered, or in the process of registering, with the General Teaching Council for Scotland.

Salary will be based on the Main Grade Scale of the SNCT Salary Tables plus a Distant Islands Allowance.

Closing Date: Sunday 8 October 2023

Please note that interview and relocation expenses will be paid for this post, in accordance with Council policy.

  • Disability Confident Employer - Employer
  • Armed Forces Covenant Silver.png