Primary Teacher [Scotland]
Locations: Musselburgh (EH21); Glengarnock/Beith (KA14)
Job Type: Permanent, Full Time (Term-time)
Salary Scale Teacher's Scale
Spark of Genius Ltd operates small therapeutic residential care homes throughout Scotland and England for young people with a variety of support requirements. We also educate young people in our schools who cannot sustain a mainstream educational placement.
We currently have a vacancy for an enthusiastic and highly motivated Primary Teacher with the ability to teach across the curriculum in our Harbour Point School in Musselburgh and Caledonian School in Glengarnock/Beith.
Applicants should be committed individuals with the ability to provide an inclusive, inspiring and creative learning environment for our young people. The position will involve teaching small groups of pupils aged 8-14 who encounter social, emotional, behavioural and educational difficulties. Applicants must be fully registered with the GTC Scotland.
Spark of Genius is committed to protecting and safeguarding the welfare of the young people we care for and any offer of employment is subject to satisfactory reference checks, Medical questionnaire and Protection Vulnerable Groups Membership.
If you have applied previously and were unsuccessful, we would like to hear from you again if you feel you have gained new skills or experience.
If you do not necessarily have the experience for the role, however, have the passion for working with our young people and feel you have transferable skills and qualities to do so, we would like to hear from you.
For more information, to apply, or keep an eye out for upcoming opportunities, please complete our standard online application form by the closing date.
Please note: As an organisation we do not accept CV’s.
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- Recruitment of Ex-offenders Policy England70KB
- Protection of Children and Young People Policy88KB
- DBS Policy86KB
- Vision and Aims76KB
- Evidence of Proof to Work in the UK26KB