Job Title: Primary Teacher
Location: Falkland House School, Falkland, Fife
Salary: £ 27,492 - £41,412 per annum
Hours: 35 hours per week
Contract: Permanent, Term-Time Only
Are you a Primary Teacher committed to improving the lives of children and young people?
We are looking for an experienced Primary Teacher to join our fantastic team at Falkland House School, Falkland. As a Primary Teacher, you will take a creative approach to teaching pupils according to their educational needs, ensuring delivery of the school curriculum in a way that maximises children’s achievement and ability to develop.
This is a great opportunity for a Primary Teacher who wants to spend less time on paperwork and more time developing creative learning opportunities for children with varied and complex needs. Your work will be challenging and rewarding in equal measure and you will be working in a school where we maintain a strong safeguarding culture, where pupils are listened to, respected and involved in as many decisions as possible.
Quality is always top of our agenda and we pride ourselves on the quality of what we do. We are looking for a Primary Teacher who shares our vision to build incredible futures by empowering or children and young people, to be happy and to make their way in the world.
Whilst previous experience of working in an ASC environment would be desirable, excellent teaching skills and the right motivation, personal qualities and levels of resilience are just as important.
Educated to BEd degree or PGCE, and with GTCS Registration, you will be calm, engaging, resilient, and have an innovative style of teaching, motivated by helping every child to reach their potential.
Falkland House School is an in independent day and residential school for boys from primary to aged 18 years. Our pupils have a range of Additional Support Needs predominately Autistic Spectrum Condition, we provide access to a mainstream curriculum, and more, for those who cannot access it in a mainstream environment. We were the first independent school in Scotland (outside of the NAS) to receive accreditation from the National Autistic Society.
For over 16 years Options Autism have provided care and education to children, young people and adults with autism, complex needs and learning difficulties. As part of Outcomes First Group we are leading our sector in setting and delivering new approaches that provide measurable outcomes for those we support.
Why join us?
We offer a friendly and inclusive working environment and the chance to be part of a fantastic multidisciplinary team, who work hard and support each other to deliver personalised, bespoke education & care. Our benefits package includes SNCT pay and pension, shopping discounts and cashback via our ‘Rewards Hub’, and access to content on mindfulness, fitness, cycle to work scheme and much more as part of our ‘Your Wellbeing Matters’ programme.
As well as opportunities for internal promotion, you will have access to high-quality Continuing Professional Development to help pursue your own personal goals. We also offer accredited training programmes including Diplomas and NVQs, supplemented by ongoing learning opportunities.
Ultimately, all of our roles give you the opportunity to enrich the lives of young people and make a positive difference.
Options Autism is part of Outcomes First Group. We
- Stress Management
- Curriculum Development