Science Laboratory Technician
(16hrs per week / term time only)
Kilgraston School wishes to appoint a suitably qualified and experienced Laboratory Technician to our Science Department.
This is an opportunity to work in a sector leading independent school, with a team of dedicated and experienced Science teachers. In 2014, Professor Yellowlees, Chair of the Royal Society of Chemistry and Vice President and Head of the School of Science and Engineering at Edinburgh University, formally opened Kilgraston’ s £1million Science Centre. This is a state-of-the-art building with five fully equipped laboratories. Please see job description for further details.
Closing date for applications 28th September 2022
Interviews to take place on 6th October 2022
Kilgraston School’s Equestrian Centre is looking for an experienced Equestrian Manager to join the team. Kilgraston is the only school in Scotland with its own equestrian facilities onsite. The Riding Centre comprises of 14 stables, a tack room, a 40m x 60m all-weather floodlit arena, hacking track and a series of well fenced paddocks.
This is a full-time position for a suitably qualified (BHS Stage 3 Coach minimum) and experienced candidate to take responsibility for the organisation and management of our on-site equestrian centre. They will oversee the provision of quality equestrian instruction and ensure that the stables and outdoor facilities are maintained and run to an exceptionally high standard.
The manager will run a busy riding school, line managed by the Bursar. They should be experienced at managing a small team of equestrian staff to ensure all deliver the best experience for the pupils, irrespective of their ability and age whilst maintaining the highest of care and welfare standards for the horses and ponies.
Equestrian Manager Role Profile:
A competitive package, including use of school facilities, regular CPD training and the possibility of discounted onsite accommodation and livery for your own horse is available. The successful applicant will be the senior staff member overseeing the Centre and the role will include some evening and weekend shifts.
Please submit your CV and Covering Letter to Niall Campbell, Bursar at firstname.lastname@example.org or email@example.com
Closing Date for CVs– Monday 3 October
Interviews – Week Commencing 10 October
Targeted Start Date – ASAP / End of October 2022
Scottish Swimmers Learn to Swim Programme Swimming Teachers and Lifeguards
(Permanent Full-time / Part-time and Seasonal Positions)
Kilgraston School is looking for enthusiastic and motivated swimming teachers and lifeguards to deliver our Learn to Swim Programme in conjunction with the Scottish Swimming National Framework.
Your main duties will include the preparation and delivery of swimming lessons to all ages and abilities, including Kilgraston school pupils and members of the local community. Teachers should use their own initiative in delivery but will be supported by a Swimming Pool Manager. Teachers and lifeguards should also be committed to flexible working arrangements that are agreed mutually. Great team working attributes are essential for all.
We are looking for:
In return we offer:
Kilgraston is an Equal Opportunities employer and we welcome applications from all sections of the community. We are committed to safeguarding the welfare of children and the appointment will be subject to membership of the PVG Scheme.
Scottish Charity Number: SC029664
FACILITIES SUPPORT TEAM
Kilgraston School seeks to appoint several positions into Facilities Team to support the operational needs and day to day running of the School.
Drivers, with category D1 as a minimum, are required for our School Minibuses. The hours are variable and ad-hoc in nature, including early mornings, evenings and weekends.
To apply, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org to request an application pack.