Head Teacher - Belmont Academy SOA01769

South Ayrshire Council
£78,852 per year
28 Nov 2016
12 Dec 2016
Contract Type
Full Time

Job Description

What is the role?

Our vision and ambition in South Ayrshire Educational Services is to achieve excellence and equity. We have the highest expectations for all learners so that they achieve their potential regardless of their circumstances. It is our ambition to close the attainment gap while constantly stretching and challenging children and young people who are attaining at the highest levels to achieve more.

Closing the gap while challenging every learner will guide and define the work of educational services. We are seeking to appoint a Head Teacher at Belmont Academy in Ayr. The school has a culture of motivation, ambition, high expectations and achievement for all children.

The newly appointed Head Teacher will lead, manage and support motivated staff to provide a happy, healthy, safe, caring and inclusive environment where everyone is encouraged to develop their individual talents and personalities and realise their potential. The current roll is 1273.

Extra information:

The Grade of this post is HT17 and the annual salary is £78,852.

Please note that the Assessment Centre and Interviews have been scheduled for 16 December 2016.

Please click on the option to download additional information on this vacancy to access the Job Description and HT Report.  The completed HT Report should be returned to HR, County Buildings, Wellington Square, Ayr KA7 1DR or emailed to recruitment@south-ayrshire.gov.uk. (Please note if you are unable to obtain your HT Report at the time of applying, it can follow.  You require to submit a separate HT Report for each post you are applying for detailing the SOA reference number).

This post is considered to be Regulated Work with children as specified in the Protection of Vulnerable Groups (Scotland) (PVG) Act 2007.  Accordingly the preferred candidate will be required to become a member of the PVG Scheme, or undergo a PVG Scheme update if already a Scheme member, prior to any formal offer of employment being made.  If you wish further information on the PVG Scheme you can visit the Disclosure Scotland website at www.disclosurescotland.co.uk.

Please note you may be required to meet the PVG Costs.

Closing date for applications is 11 December 2016.

See also:
Head Teacher Job Description & HT Report - Revised April 2015.doc