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Job details
Employer ESMS - The Junior School
Location Edinburgh
Contract type Full Time
Contract term Permanent
Job dates
Closing date Applications are closed


(Head of Pastoral Care for Primary 4 to Primary 7)

We are seeking to appoint an Assistant Head Teacher with particular responsibility for the pastoral care of approx. 700 children across Primary 4 to Primary 7 on our Queensferry Road site from August 2018.  This is a significant post in the management structure of the ESMS Junior School and the successful candidate will be responsible for the day-to-day management and leadership of this crucially important aspect of school life.  The successful candidate will be expected to play a significant role in the further development and enhancement of the high standards expected of all members of our school community.

A letter of application addressed to the Headmaster, along with a current Curriculum Vitae, and the names and contact details of two referees, should be sent by email to or by post to HR Administrator, Erskine Stewart's Melville Schools, Ravelston, Edinburgh EH4 3NT, from whom further particulars may be obtained.  This information can also be found on our website.

The closing date is 12 noon on Friday 24 November 2017.

About the employer

The ESMS Junior School is a large, independent, co-educational, non-denominational day school of approximately 1250 children aged 3-12, who become members of either The Mary Erskine School or Stewart's Melville College when they finish Primary 7. &nb...

Information about ESMS - The Junior School
Org type Mainstream School
Phase Primary
Funding status Independent
Gender Mixed
Age range 3 - 12 years
Denomination Non-denominational

Locations and contacts

Part of Erskine Stewart's Melville Schools (ESMS)
(Primary 4 to Primary 7)
Queensferry Road
United Kingdom
+44 131 311 1199