Required end August 2019
Merchiston is divided into six Houses, according to the age of the pupils, and each is run by a Housemaster with the assistance of an Assistant Housemaster, Resident Tutor, House Tutors and a Housemother.
We are looking to recruit an energetic and caring individual to undertake the role of Housemother in one of our middle years boarding houses. As well as offering support to the Housemaster, the Housemother must be able to prioritise the well-being, safety and security of the boys above all other duties and be familiar with the GIRFEC context.
The role is available on a residential or non-residential basis, from late August 2019.
This post is considered as Regulated Work with Children under the Protection of Vulnerable Groups (Scotland) Act 2007. All applicants must also be eligible to be registered with the SSSC.
For further details of the position, information about the School and application and recruitment procedures, please visit our website www.merchiston.co.uk/vacancies.
Applications will be considered as they are received and shortlisted candidates may be invited for interview prior to the official closing date. Merchiston reserves the right to appoint ahead of the closing date and thus early applications for this role are advisable.
Closing date for applications: Friday 24 May at 12 noon.