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  • Ref no: PKC05941
  • Published: 11/9/19
  • Closes: 25/9/19
  • Location: Perth High School, Oakbank Road, Perth, PH1 1HB
  • Salary: £49,293.00
  • Contract Type: Permanent
  • Position Type: Term Time Full Time
  • Hours: 35 hours per week

Applications for this job cannot be made online. Please refer to the advert for further information.

Job Description

Principal Teacher, Support For Pupils (Guidance) - PKC05941
£49,293 (subject to job-sizing)
Perth High School

We have a vacancy for a Principal Teacher of Support (Guidance) at Perth High School.

As the successful candidate, you will be part of a multi-disciplinary team committed to meeting the needs of every child by upholding the principles of GIRFEC.

You must be able to demonstrate the ability to motivate, engage and earn the trust of young people and colleagues as you support their individual and collective needs.

Upholding the values and ethos of the school is an essential requirement as is understanding the values and principles of a Curriculum for Excellence, both in personal support for pupils and in the provision of relevant and stimulating personal development programmes. 

This is an opportunity to be part of a team committed to supporting young people in innovative ways.

For further information on this post, contact Paul Cunningham on 01738 628271.

When completing your application for this post, please ensure that you provide contact details for two referees, including email addresses. One should be your current or most recent employer. 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 Head Teacher.

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.

The Individual

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.

Perth & Kinross Council welcomes applications from former armed forces personnel/reservists. Many of the skills picked up during your military career could be transferred directly into a role with local government.

Find out more about working for Perth & Kinross Council and living in one of the most scenic areas of Scotland here.

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