Teacher of Mandarin, The James Young HS, Part Time 15.28 hours, 26.17, CD 18/12/16

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


Teacher of Mandarin, The James Young High School, 15.28 hours per week, closing date 18th December 2016

The James Young High School is a six year comprehensive In Livingston South, which serves the communities of Bankton, Bellsquarry, Dedridge and Williamston primary schools.  We are supported by an active Parent Council. The roll for session 2016-2017 is 1130 pupils. Around twenty five percent of our pupils are enrolled as placing requests from outwith the catchment.

We are looking an enthusiastic and skilled Teacher of Mandarin with drive and ambition, who is committed to improvement and excellence.   The James Young High School hosts the Confucius Classroom, to promote Mandarin Language and Chinese Culture. It offers a positive dimension to all curriculum areas and helps raise pupils’ aspirations and attainment, preparing them for working and living in an increasingly competitive, global economy. 

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:
26.17 - Teacher of Mandarin, JYHS.pdf