SLA05346 - Class Teacher ASN - Primary

South Lanarkshire Council
North Lanarkshire
£25,000 - £29,999
07 Mar 2019
08 Apr 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
Job Description

South Lanarkshire Council schools have recently undergone an £800m+ modernisation programme. We have invested significantly in modernising school buildings and this project is believed to be the largest and most progressive in the UK.

The agenda now is to provide high quality education which will inspire learners, transform learning and strengthen communities.

During this time we have built and modernised numerous Primary and Secondary Schools. This project has also included new build standalone ASN schools and ASN bases within both our Primary and Secondary mainstream schools. This reflects South Lanarkshire’s commitment to inclusive education for all of our pupils. Our ASN establishments access and use the resources, support and expertise to meet the needs of children in local communities.

It is our mission to make positive meaningful changes in the lives of young people, including those with additional support needs. We aim to provide an exceptional learning and working environment for pupils and staff and work in partnership with parents, support staff and other professionals. In our ASN provisions our pupil teacher ratio reflects the needs of the children and is in line within Scottish Government guidelines with a maximum of 10 children in each class, along with embedded support.

If you want to teach in modern schools which are suited to delivering a 21st century curriculum we are looking for you to join us. We are the fifth largest local authority in Scotland and we want to harness the passion and commitment that you have for teaching – so why not come and join us.

We are now inviting applications from fully qualified (GTCS) and NQT Primary Teachers who expect to gain full registration by June 2019.

We are committed to the education, care and welfare of young people in a childcare environment. You will assist in the delivery of the curriculum and contribute to whole school initiatives, as appropriate.

You will carry out the range of duties outlined in Annexe B of \"A Teaching Profession for the 21st Century\". You will have the opportunity to participate in high quality CLPL opportunities to equip you for teaching in the ASN sector and to support your career progression.

If you have a genuine interest in this opportunity and would like to discuss this further, in advance of submitting an application, please contact Inclusive Education on.


References will be requested from your referees by the Recruitment Team.

**Please ensure that you fully complete the reference section on the application form. It is essential that you provide correct email addresses as references will be requested via our on-line recruitment portal.**

Candidates will be notified if they have been successful for interview following a shortleeting exercise.

It is a legal requirement for any teacher teaching in a Scottish state school to be registered with GTC Scotland. General Teaching Council (Scotland) Registration

Foreign Police Check

Candidates should be able to detail any gaps in employment and provide a foreign police check where applicable for any periods living or working abroad.

Legislative Information

This post is excepted in terms of the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 2003.

This post is considered Regulated Work with Children, under the Protection of Vulnerable Groups (Scotland) Act, 2007. Therefore, it is an offence to apply if you are barred from working with children.

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 South Lanarkshire Council.

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South Lanarkshire Council is an Equal Opportunities employer and encourages applications from all members of the community. As a user of the disability confident scheme, we guarantee to interview all disabled applicants who meet the minimum competency/behaviour requirements for the position.


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