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  • Ref no: WEL03528
  • Published: 11/9/19
  • Closes: 29/9/19
  • Location: Broxburn Academy, Cardross Road, Broxburn, EH52 6AG
  • Salary: £32,034.00 - £40,206.00 per year
  • Contract Type: Permanent
  • Position Type: Full Time
  • Hours: 35 hours per week

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

Job Advert

Teacher of CDT, Broxburn Academy, 35 hours per week, closing date 29th September 2019

Broxburn Academy is seeking to appoint a highly motivated and dynamic Teacher.

The successful candidate will support the vision for the school and implement strategies to achieve this vision. This is a key post which comes at an exciting and challenging time for education in the school.

Broxburn Academy is a comprehensive non-denominational school and serves a cluster of four primary schools serving the communities of Broxburn, Uphall, Kirkhill, Pumpherston and Dechmont.

The school roll is currently 870 and this is steadily rising due to housing developments within the area and an ever increasing confidence from the community about the standard of education we provide and this can also be seen in the growing number of placing requests from outside the catchment area.

The successful candidate will have the necessary experience and leadership skills to assist in taking forward the principles of Curriculum for Excellence in order to support the improvement agenda of the faculty, school and authority.

West Lothian Council are committed to far reaching changes to the way we deliver our Education Services. These changes include giving you the support and environment that you need to get on with your job and develop your abilities. Our dedication is demonstrated by the whole council achievement of the Investors in People Standard and always aiming a little higher in our service delivery and improvements.

A relevant teaching qualification and registration with the General Teaching Council for Scotland is essential.

This post is considered Regulated Work with Vulnerable Children and/or Protected Adults, under the Protection of Vulnerable Groups (Scotland) Act 2007.  Successful candidates will be required to join the Scheme or undergo a PVG Scheme Update check prior to commencing employment and the cost will be met by the candidate.

The fee for a Full PVG Scheme Membership is £59 or Existing Member is £18. The £59 cost (where appropriate) will be deducted from your salary over a 1 or 3 month period by repayment schedule.  If your employment concludes before the amount is re-paid in full, the outstanding balance will be deducted from your final salary.


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