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Teacher of Science

Al-Qalam Primary & High School, City of Glasgow

Vacancy details

Please apply before 31/01/2020 at 12:00 pm

159 Nithsdale Road, Glasgow, G41 5QS

N Hassan
School Administrator


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Vacancy Description / Summary

Al-Qalam High School is looking for a full time Science Teacher to deliver broad general Science in S1/2 and Chemistry to our Nat4/5 and Higher's students.

Candidates must have GTCS registration to teach at least one Science - preferably Chemistry.

We welcome candidates with Dual Qualification who can teach Chemistry and Biology to Nat5 and above.

Start date is 3rd February 2020

Candidates seeking part-time teaching are also welcome to apply.

Qalam Academy is one of Scotland’s innovative schools with a vision of developing effective delivery methodologies around Scottish Curriculum for Excellence.

The school currently provides P1-P7 education and S1-S3 in Glasgow.

We are actively looking for secondary teachers who are GTCS registered and can deliver broad general Science education for S1/S2 and specialise in at least one Science Chemistry or Biology. Candidates with dual qualification in Chemistry and Biology will be preferred.

Candidates must be enthusiastic and passionate about their profession and have a can-do attitude, willing to take challenges and lead the way to innovating teaching methodologies.

The school is subscribed to NEST pension scheme and matches salary packages with industry standards.

We are a very flexible and collaborative school. All our staff actively share good practices and are the core drivers for the success of our school. Candidates will find the school atmosphere friendly, social and accommodating.

Our school takes pride in our talented pupils, extremely professional and hard working staff and a management with experienced leadership. We work as a team and believe in distributed governance model where each staff has a role to play in decision making including pupils views.

Candidates who wish to work in an environment that encourages Learning and Development of staff must apply.
Interested candidates must send CV to the attn of Ms Hassan email:

Qalam Academy

About the School

An Independent School delivering primary and secondary education based on Scottish Curriculum for Excellence with Islamic Education.

Qalam Academy aims to provide educational excellence at all levels within a safe and secure Islamic environment for all. We aim to ensure pupils develop a broad knowledge and understanding of areas of excellence.

The school has recently opened a second site in Edinburgh and uses innovative technology to ensure effective collaboration.
Since its inception, the school has developed a methodology around Scottish Curriculum for Excellence and uses collaborative tools allowing network schools to share good practices.

The school is keen to innovate its learning and teaching experiences.