Teacher - St Crispins
Children and Families
Teacher , fixed term 30 June 2017
St Crispins School
Salary: £22,416 - £35,763
Salaries will be in accordance with the Scheme of Salaries and Conditions of Service for Teaching Staff in School Education
St Crispin’s is a non-denominational special school providing education for primary and secondary age pupils and is located in south east Edinburgh. The school meets the needs of learners with complex, long term additional support needs who require a significantly modified learning environment. The needs of learners are primarily associated with learning disability and Autism Spectrum Disorder. The school serves a wide area with pupils travelling from all areas of the city and a small number from neighbouring local authorities.
There are nine classrooms for four secondary and five primary classes, a gym/dining hall, rooms for art and music, a swimming pool, soft play, a small library, a fitness room, one small interaction/play room and a sensory room. There is also a medical room and two therapy rooms. There is an outdoor adventure playground and two garden areas.
It is desirable that applicants should have experience working with children with learning disabilities and Autism Spectrum Disorder.
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.
Closing Date: 31 October 2016