Communities and Families
Primary Teacher, fixed-term until 28/06/2019
Craigour Park Primary School
Salary: £22,866 - £36,480
Hours: 35 per week
Craigour Park Nursery and Primary School is a non-denominational school built as part of the City of Edinburgh phase 1 of Private/Public Partnership. The catchment area is to the south of the City in an area of re-generation around the new Royal Infirmary Hospital complex. The housing is mixed, mostly private/rented (DHS), high rise (single parent families) and private owners-young families in their first family home. The current role is 520 approx in the school plus a 50 AM and 50 PM Nursery.
For session 2018/9 there are 18 classes in the main school, Nursery has capacity for 50 pupils am/pm (part time). The school is multicultural for both pupils and staff. The Senior Management Team comprises of a Head Teacher, 2 Depute Head Teachers, a Principal Teacher and a Business Manager. Other staff include PE Teacher (1 fte), Drama Teacher (0.35fte), various additional visiting staff, 3 Office staff, 12 Pupil Support Assistants and an Early Years Officer and 5 Early Years Practitioners.
We are looking for an enthusiastic and skilled teacher to help raise attainment in school.
Salaries will be in accordance with the Scheme of Salaries and Conditions of Service for Teaching Staff in School Education.
This post is considered Regulated Work with Vulnerable Children and/or Protected Adults, under the Protection of Vulnerable Groups (Scotland) Act 2007. Preferred candidates will be required to join the PVG Scheme or undergo a PVG Scheme update check prior to a formal offer of employment being made by the City of Edinburgh Council.