Head Teacher at St Patrick's Primary School, Auchinleck - EAY06329

  • Job Reference: 00323452-1
  • Date Posted: 17 July 2021
  • Employer: East Ayrshire Council
  • Location: Auchinleck
  • Salary: £58,269
  • Sector: Education, Government & Defence
  • Job Type: Full Time

Job Description

Job Description

Manage and lead the educational establishment/s to the benefit of the children and wider community in compliance with relevant legislation and policy and guidance issued by the Scottish Government and East Ayrshire Council in order to assist with the promotion, delivery and integration of the Council's key objectives; specifically in relation to the Community Plan, Shared Commitments, Single Outcome Agreement, Children and Young Person's Service Plan and Best Value.

Requirements

The duties of the post involve Regulated Work with children and/or protected adults, as specified in the Protection of Vulnerable Groups (Scotland) Act 2007. Successful applicants for such posts will be required to become a Protecting Vulnerable Groups (PVG) Scheme member in respect of Regulated Work with either or both of these groups as appropriate, or if they are already a Scheme member, be subject to a PVG Scheme Record Update, before any formal offer of employment can be made by East Ayrshire Council.
Please note:- PVG members' records are constantly updated with any new vetting information that arises. Any information that is disclosed on a PVG Scheme Record or Scheme Record Update, if relevant to the post being applied for, will be discussed with the applicant prior to any formal offer of employment being made.

Responsibilities

This is a permanent full time post based at St Patrick's Primary School, Auchinleck. The full time salary for the post is £58,269.00 per annum.

The interview date will be held on 17 August 2021.

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