Junior School Assistant, Elgin

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Start date: 1 September 2018
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Undisclosed
Contract term: Fixed Term

 Gordonstoun Junior School (Aberlour House) is located in the splendid campus of Gordonstoun, in the North of Scotland. The Junior School has a roll of approximately 110 pupils, up to 61 of which are boarders. It is a Co-educational school, with an almost even number of boys and girls. The children are from many parts of the world as well as from local villages and towns. The School has a wide and varied timetable and enjoys the use of the superb modern facilities, taking part in concerts and other, sport, outdoor learning and other activities.

The Junior School Assistant would play a key role in the care and welfare of the boarders and day pupils at Aberlour House. He/she is likely to have some experience of working with children and be able to organise activities for them, using their initiative. The post holder would show a high level of care for the children, be able to relate to them and uphold high expectations of the school’s values, behavior and attitude. The position would particularly suit someone applying for a teaching degree or PGDE course and who is looking for experience. 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. 

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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
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...