GTC Scotland

The General Teaching Council for Scotland

Vacancies

Vacancy

Chief Executive and Registrar

Salary

£85k - £108k subject to annual performance appraisal

Location

Primarily based in Edinburgh but travel will be required

The Role

The General Teaching Council for Scotland became the world’s first independent professional regulatory body for teaching in April 2012. It has been Scotland’s teaching regulator and professional body for teachers since 1965. Its principal aims are:

  • to contribute to improving the quality of teaching and learning; and
  • to maintain and improve teachers’ professional standards.

The Chief Executive and Registrar has a significant outward facing role with the public and other key stakeholders and must be able to represent GTC Scotland and the teaching profession with authority and credibility. You will be responsible for ensuring the effectiveness, efficiency and integrity of the organisation as its delivers its statutory functions and works to achieve its bold world-class vision. You will have outstanding leadership and inspirational skills and the capability to translate organisational vision into deliverable objectives. Able to demonstrate significant achievements at a senior management level, you should have experience of operating in a high profile, public facing capacity. Candidates must be registered or eligible for registration with GTC Scotland.

Application Form

Additional Information

Closing date

12 noon on Wednesday 28 October 2020. Interviews will take place by video conference on Monday 16 November 2020 (candidates must be able to attend on this date).

Contact Information

Applications should be sent to recruitment@gtcs.org.uk

If you require the information to be provided in an alternative format or have any queries regarding the above role, please contact:

recruitment@gtcs.org.uk

Vacancy

Senior Education Officer (Colleges). Secondment/Fixed Term (23 Months). Full Time.

Salary

Grade 4B. £51,960 - £56,976 (SCP45-49)

Location

Primarily based in Edinburgh but travel will be required

Job Purpose

The Senior Education Officer will be part of the Senior Education Team leading on key national and internal policy initiatives for GTC Scotland. Within that team they will have responsibility for developing and enhancing specific aspects to support the registration and professional learning for all lecturers.

The Director of Education, Registration & Professional Learning has overall strategic oversight for the Senior Education Team.

Application Form

Closing date

12 noon on 13 November 2020

Contact Information

Applications should be sent to recruitment@gtcs.org.uk

If you require the information to be provided in an alternative format or have any queries regarding the above role, please contact:

recruitment@gtcs.org.uk