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Ref no:
PKC07828
Published:
25/9/2021
Closes:
10/10/2021
Location:
Perth Grammar School, Gowans Terrace, Perth, PH1 5AZ
Salary:
£27,498 - £41,412 per year
Contract Type:
Permanent & Temporary
Position Type:
Term Time Full Time
Hours:
35 hours per week

This position has expired.

Job Description

Teacher of Technologies (0.8FTE Permanent & 0.2FTE Fixed Term until 14 August 2022)- PKC07828
£27,498 - £41,412
Perth Grammar School

We have a vacancy for a Teacher of Technologies (0.8FTE permanent) & Widening Subject Choice (0.2FTE fixed term until 14 August 2022) at Perth Grammar School.

As Teacher of Technologies, you will deliver classes across the Broad General Education and a variety of courses being offered throughout the Senior Phase encompassing a range of SCQF Level Pathways.

As part of our COVID-19 recovery framework the successful candidate will support the school to widen its subject choice offer by, joining and working collaboratively with other schools to create new course options for young people, supporting the creation of new courses to be delivered as part of the PKC virtual campus and expanding the current school course choice offer. 

Find out more about the Technologies faculty here - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EDa1lRV6IOs

As the successful candidate, you must demonstrate the ability to motivate and engage with young people and show that they fully understand the values and principles of a Curriculum for Excellence and the Senior Phase. 

About the School

At Perth Grammar, through our core values of ‘Pride, Respect, Ambition’ we aim to encourage and support our young people to flourish as young global citizens with the skills, knowledge, values and attitudes that will enable them to adapt and thrive in life, learning and work.  This is in the context of our overarching vision of becoming an outstanding learning community with the highest expectation of and aspirations of all learners.  Our motto is With Pride We Respect With Ambition We Strive.

Perth Grammar School currently has a roll of approximately 806 young people and is one of the four comprehensive non-denominational schools that serve Perth City and neighbouring areas. The organisation of secondary education in this area is based on the transfer of all pupils from Balhousie PS, North Murton PS, Tulloch PS, St Ninian’s PS, Luncarty PS, Stanley PS and Murthly PS.

The Individual

For further information on this post, please contact Martin Reid, Depute Head Teacher on 01738 472800.

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.

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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