Junior School Assistant, Elgin, Morayshire

Closing date:Expiring soon

GordonstounElgin, Morayshire

Date posted:
Start date: Autumn term 2019
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Contract term: Fixed Term

We are looking for a Junior School Assistant who would play a key role in the care and welfare of the boarders and day pupils at Aberlour House, the Junior School that is located in the splendid campus of Gordonstoun, in the North of Scotland.  

The postholder is likely to have some experience of working with children; be able to organise activities for them, using their initiative;  show a high level of care for the children; be able to relate to them and uphold high expectations of the school’s values, behaviour and attitude.  

The position would particularly suit someone applying for a teaching degree or PGDE/PGCE course and who is looking for experience.  The ability to coach sports such as rugby, hockey, tennis, athletics and swimming would be an advantage. Applicants need to be over the age of 21

The Junior School Assistant will be required to register with the Scottish Social Services Council (SSSC) and meet all conditions connected with this. 

The closing date for applications is midday on Tuesday 23 April 2019. 

Interviews will be held at Gordonstoun week commencing 29 April 2019.  

Candidates wishing to be considered for this post should complete the school’s application form and submit a letter of application outlining why they feel they are suitable candidates for this post, addressed to the Headmaster and return by email to recruitment@gordonstoun.org.uk

To find out more about the school, please visit our website.   

More about Gordonstoun
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: All-through with sixth form
Funding status: Independent
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 6 - 18 years
Denomination: Non-denominational
Address: Elgin, Morayshire, IV30 5RF, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 1343 837837
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The School
Gordonstoun is known for the wide range of activities that it provides for girls and boys throughout the School's 6-18 age range. It has first-class facilities for these activities which include, in addition to all the normal subjects and...