Principal Teacher of ASL (Mintlaw Academy) - ABS24978

  • Job Reference: 00187886-1
  • Date Posted: 8 April 2021
  • Employer: Aberdeenshire Council
  • Location: Mintlaw
  • Salary: £56,400
  • Sector: Education, Government & Defence
  • Job Type: Full Time

Job Description

Job Description

Lead and manage the Support for Learners provision and ensure a high quality of support for pupils with Additional Support Needs. Support and deliver quality education to assigned pupils and contribute to the furtherance of the school aims and values, learning, personal responsibility, respect for self and others, maximising and recognising attainment, achievement and responsible social attitudes.

We are looking for an experienced teacher with a very good understanding of national curriculum policies. You will have a first-rate knowledge of current planning, assessment and quality improvement procedures and have experience in department curriculum development, with great organisational skills, excellent time management and a proven ability to plan and deliver, you are approachable, enthusiastic and a team player. Any experience as a department principal or acting principal teacher would be an advantage.

There is a responsibility for the post holder to demonstrate a commitment to quality service delivery through continuous improvement for the benefit of the Service and the organisation.

For more information visit http://jobs.aberdeenshire.gov.uk/teaching/secondary-teaching/

Salary for this post will be in accordance with SNCT agreements. Applicants must be or eligible to be fully GTC Scotland registered.

Please note that the grade for this position may be subject to change. Promoted Teaching Posts that meet the criteria will be resized on an annual basis, in line with the SNCT Handbook. Any grade change will be effective from 1st August each year.

This post is regulated work with Children and/or Protected Adults under the Protection of Vulnerable Groups (Scotland) Act 2007. The preferred candidate will be required to join the PVG Scheme or undergo a PVG Scheme update check.  Where an individual has spent a continuous period of 3 months or more out with the UK in the last 5 years, an Overseas Criminal Record Check will be required. You will be required to provide this check. A confirmed offer of employment and commencement in the post will be subject to the outcome of both these pre-employment checks being deemed satisfactory.

This post has a minimum requirement of one reference which must be your current or most recent employer.

Informal enquiries to Gerry McCluskey - 01771 676670

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