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Ref no:
PKC07752
Published:
10/9/2021
Closes:
26/9/2021
Location:
Breadalbane Academy, Breadalbane Community Campus, Crieff Road, Aberfeldy, PH15 2FJ
Salary:
£27,498 - £41,412 per year
Contract Type:
Permanent
Position Type:
Term Time Full Time
Hours:
35 hours per week

This position has expired.

Job Description

Teacher of Enhanced Support (Primary) - PKC07752
£27,498 - £41,412 
Breadalbane Academy, Aberfeldy 

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Pupil Support Teacher in an intensive support class in the Primary department at Breadalbane Academy.

Breadalbane Academy is an inclusive school with an enhanced resource to meet the needs of young people in the school within a small group setting.The needs are wide ranging with individuals requiring support to overcome multiple barriers to learning.

We are looking for a candidate with excellent communication skills, a strong background of innovative and engaging learning experiences and a knowledge and interest in good practice in meeting additional support needs.

The successful applicant with ideally have experience of teaching children with complex additional support needs.

You will be responsible for managing the learning of children with a range of additional support needs.  You should have skills in delivering learning experiences which are engaging, challenging and developed to meet the individual needs of all children. 

You will be able to display skills in collaborative working with all stakeholders and in doing so, working in a supportive and engaging manner. 

You should have a range of strategies to ensure that children are heathly, safe, engaging and achieving. 

You will be responsible for leading and managing support for children in an Intensive Support Provision class and will be able to work collaboratively with multi-agency partners and other staff within the school.

You will be supported by a pupil support assistant and other staff to ensure that children's needs are met.    

 

The Individual

If you would like any more information regarding this vacancy, please contact John Devine, Head Teacher on 01887 822300 or Breadalbane@pkc.gov.uk

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.

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.

A healthy work life balance is important to Perth & Kinross Council and we provide supportive management and flexible working arrangements to help you achieve a healthy work life balance. You will have access to training and support for continued professional development.

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.

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