Class Teacher x 2, Letham PS, 26.14, CD 18/12/16

West Lothian Council
£26,895 - £35,763 per year
30 Nov 2016
19 Dec 2016
Contract Type
Full Time

Job Advert

Class Teacher x 2, Letham Primary School, 35 hours per week, closing date 18th December 2016

Letham Primary School is a non –denominational   school in Craigshill, Livingston.

The primary school roll is 215 with 60 children in the nursery classes

The senior leadership team comprises a HT, DHT and PT. The Nursery Class is supported by a nursery teacher and two nursery nurses. We have a nurture class and a positive support base and an extensive team of support staff to support our learners and to raise attainment.

Letham Primary is part of the Inveralmond Learning Community Cluster.

There is strong partnership working established within the school and Cluster and distributed leadership is promoted across the school.

This session, the priorities for improvement are:

  • Area for development: Cluster moderation supports sharing of standards and expectations leading to consistency when awarding achievement of a level within Literacy and Numeracy.
  • Area for development: To review a rationale for our curriculum and fully implement programmes for learning within all curricular areas using frameworks developed within school and local and national guidance.
  • West Lothian Council are committed to far reaching changes to the way we deliver our Education Services. These changes include giving you the support and environment that you need to get on with your job and develop your abilities. Our dedication is demonstrated by the whole council achievement of the Investors in People Standard and always aiming a little higher in our service delivery and improvements.

    A relevant teaching qualification and registration with the General Teaching Council for Scotland is essential.

    This post is considered Regulated Work with children and/or protected adults under the Protection of Vulnerable Groups (PVG) Scotland Act 2007. From 28 February 2011 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 West Lothian Council.

    See also:
    26.14 Class Teacher, Letham PS.pdf