Current vacancies

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Secondment Opportunity - Senior Lead Specialist and Lead Specialist - Enabling Teacher Agency

Closing Date – Wednesday 25 March 2020
– Any of the Education Scotland offices subject to availability.

Both posts will be based in the Professional Learning and Leadership Directorate within Education Scotland, which has strategic responsibility for ensuring high quality professional learning for education professionals across Scotland. The posts are designed specifically to take forward an ambitious set of proposals focused on Enabling Teacher Agency with a strong focus on teacher health and wellbeing and teacher leadership. 

For further information contact: Lesley Whelan -

Word file: Role description - Senior Lead Specialist – Enabling Teacher Agency (19 KB)

Word file: Role description - Lead Specialist – Enabling Teacher Agency (18 KB)

Word file: Secondment Application Form (942 KB)

PDF file: Application Guidance Notes (52 KB)

Word file: Diversity Monitoring Form (1 MB)

Zipped file: Lead and Senior Lead Specialist - Enabling Teacher Agency (1.9 MB)