Ardvreck School is a small yet feisty school with 120 pupils between the ages of 3-13. The school nestles on the side of a hill in a breathtaking, rural location at the foot of Ben Chonzie and above the picturesque market town of Crieff. Ardvreck was established in 1883 and is one of the few remaining IAPS Boarding and Day Prep Schools in Scotland. Ardvreck enjoys a very strong academic tradition and is committed to the pursuit of academic excellence through a stimulating and inspiring curriculum which prepares our pupils for their Common Entrance and Public School Scholarship Exams.
Ardvreck School is an Equal Opportunities employer. All appointments will be subject to a satisfactory Scheme Record under the Protection of Vulnerable Groups legislation.
Primary School Teacher with Early Years’ Experience Required
The successful candidate will be a qualified, caring, thoughtful, enthusiastic and rigorous early years practitioner to be Head of Little Ardvreck and teach P1 and P2 age children.
Little Ardvreck offers a wide curriculum and delivers a true breadth of education; art, drama, music, sport and of course academia. The development of mind, body and spirit may take place in the classroom, in our outside classroom or in the school ‘forest’.
Many children move from Ardvreck Montessori Nursery to Little Ardvreck. The right person will demonstrate a varied and multi-strategy approach to learning and enhance the lives of the children to prepare them for entry into Ardvreck School.
Teachers at Ardvreck are creative, flexible, collaborative, team players.
The Head of Little Ardvreck will be expected to be in school from 8.30am to 3.30pm, Monday to Friday.
Closing date for applications Saturday 11th November
Interviews week beginning Monday 13th November
Start date January 2018
For further information please contact:
Mrs Gillian Murchie
Perthshire PH7 4EX