Employment opportunities & vacancies become available for teachers & support staff from time to time at Caledonia Campus (both Millden, Balmedie, Aberdeenshire & Alloa, Clackmannanshire) and these can be seen on the Millden TES, Ochil TES or our Opportunities pages which display jobs that we are recruiting for.

Teaching staff are hired for their teaching ability and providing they are willing to respect and work within the school ethos they do not need to come from any particular religious background. The following years are taught at Caledonia Campus: Primary 3 – 7 and Secondary 1 – 6 (Year 3 – 13).

Our mantra is “Learning for Life” and, as well as offering excellent learning opportunities for our students, at Caledonia we are passionate about providing our staff with an outstanding level of CPD.  All our teaching staff are (or are in the process of becoming) fully GTCS registered and will have many opportunities for professional development, going well beyond meeting the requirements of Professional Update.  CPD is offered in-house; though our UK and Global networks; through external agencies, such as SCIS, Capita, etc; and from a range of examination boards, including SQA, AQA and EDEXCEL.

The Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.  All posts in our schools are subject to an enhanced DBS (formerly CRB) Disclosure.

We strive to create a learning environment that we can be proud of. So to make this happen, we need brilliant people who inspire and deliver results. Employment at Caledonia Campus is in accordance with SNCT scales along and the Pension Scheme is given as standard to all teachers in Scotland. If you would like further information or to be informed directly with an update on available positions, please join our talent pool or email andrew.hardwick@focus-school.com.

Why work with us?

If you’re looking to advance your career by working with a progressive group employing the most cutting edge educational methods, then you’re in the right place.  Working at a Focus school, you’ll be part of a truly global educational establishment, working with small groups of students who are taking responsibility for their own learning outcomes and developing to fulfil their potential – with your help.

Our teachers love many things about working with Focus – the lack of toxicity and bureaucracy found in so many other schools, the opportunity to abandon ineffective and traditional teaching methods in favour of unorthodox – but highly effective – initiatives used by thought leaders in the educational sector, the positive and supportive atmosphere in the schools, the quality of CPD and training, the embracing of up-to-the-minute technology to make learning easier and more effective, the strength of community support and parental engagement, the beautiful facilities…

If you’re feeling stuck in your current job, or are looking to develop your skills on-the-job with the support of a forward-thinking training partner, if your current employer isn’t investing in you the way you deserve, if you’re looking for an opportunity to advance your career and allow you to really enjoy the vocation you trained so hard for – tell us!  Working with other Focus schools all over the UK – and globally – we’re always looking for new talent to join our team of high-quality, forward-thinking education professionals.

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