The position of temporary primary school teacher at St Margaret’s School in South Queensferry is advertised today.

The advert is as follows:-

Children & Families Temporary Primary Teacher St Margaret’s Primary School Salary: £21,438 – £34,200 Hours : 35 per week Salaries will be in accordance with the Scheme of Salaries and Conditions of Service for Teaching Staff in School Education. The post is temporary until 31 March 2012 The successful candidate will have full time responsibility for a Primary 3/4 class. Acquisition of approval from the Archdiocesan office is essential. As the candidate will be responsible for teaching religious education, relationships and moral education, they should have a close knowledge of and commitment to ‘the moral teaching, faith tradition and sacramental life’ appropriate to a Catholic School and be willing to uphold the aims, mission, ethos and values of the Catholic School as outlined in the Charter for Catholic Schools in Scotland Teachers are responsible for seeking approval of the Bishop of a Diocese for appointment to any post in a Catholic School in that area. For details on how to seek approval please go to This post is considered Regulated Work with Vulnerable Children and/or Protected Adults, under the Protection of Vulnerable Groups (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 the City of Edinburgh Council.

Closing Date : 1 July 2011