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Maternity Cover Teacher of Modern Languages


Ref: 1610880

Required Feb 19 for up to 12 months

Queen Victoria School (QVS) is a co-educational Boarding School funded by the Ministry of Defence to educate some 270 children of Service Personnel. The School is set in 45 acres of beautiful Perthshire countryside and offers stable and uninterrupted co-educational boarding for 11 – 18 year olds.

We require an enthusiastic full-time Teacher of French or Spanish, to join the Department for a period of 12 months to cover Maternity Leave. The Modern Languages Department consists of one Principal Teacher and 1 Teacher. Full details of the post can be found in the Job Pack.

Applicants must be suitably qualified to teach French or Spanish at Secondary level up to S6, and it would be desirable if they were able to offer a second language.  Applicants must be, GTC Scotland registered and also PVG registered prior to taking up post.

The salary mirrors SNCT Agreements.  In addition, there may be an opportunity to participate more fully in boarding life at the school. In this situation, QVS Boarding School Allowance is payable at the rate of £7752. The ability to assist in activities in the wider school community such as rugby or hockey coaching, taking part in games, assisting  with the Duke of Edinburgh Award Scheme or Combined Cadet Force, is desirable.

A detailed job description and online application form can be found by visiting

If you would like further information on this job opportunity you can email the Principal Teacher, Laura Bairner,

Closing date for completed applications is 6 January 2019


Queen Victoria School is an Equal Opportunities Employer