Boarding School, Scotland - Lomond School


Employment at Lomond School

Lomond School is an HMC, co-educational day and boarding school located in the town of Helensburgh on the banks of the river Clyde and on the edge of the Loch Lomond National Park. The school is only 30 minutes’ drive from Glasgow and excellent rail transport links exist. Around 420 pupils attend the school including up to 60 boarders. The Senior School, boarding house, sports hall and Junior School have all been constructed within the past 15 years.  During 2014 bespoke departments have been built for Health and Food Technology as well as Drama.

The school delivers consistently high academic results and the stunning location lends itself to a broad range of extra-curricular activities. Lomond School strives to be an excellent employer enjoying a relatively flat management structure and open lines of communication with staff. The environment is less formal than many city-based schools and every employee is treated as an individual. Teaching salaries are above those offered by the maintained sector and all classroom teaching staff will be eligible to join the Scottish Teachers' Superannuation Scheme.  Members of staff will qualify for fee remission which is means tested.

All members of the teaching staff are required to be GTC registered and all staff will require to be PVG registered in line with best practice.  The school always seeks 2 references, one of which must be from a former employer. The school firmly believes in offering equal opportunity to all.

  Laundry Assistant - Part time

The Laundry Department is based within Lomond School’s Boarding House, Burnbrae. This Department operates with 3 members of staff and is open 6 days per week during term time.  This vacancy is a total of 16 hours per week and this includes Sunday working from 12 noon until 4pm. This is a permanent post.  Electronic applications are now invited on the school’s application form with a letter of application.

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Closing date for applications is Tuesday 27 September at 4pm. 

Junior School Playground Supervisor

Job Purpose:
Lomond School is committed to providing a safe and orderly environment for pupils
during non-instructional time periods during the day (arrival, break, lunch, and dismissal).

This is a part-time position of 10 hours per week between 12 noon and 2pm Monday - Friday whilst the school is in session; paid on an hourly basis.

Electronic applications are requested using the school application form and a letter of application and submitting to

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Please download the application form here.

Closing date: Wednesday 12 October 2016 at 12 noon.

Interviews will be held shortly thereafter. The ideal start date would be Tuesday 25 October 2016.

Estate Manager and Health & Safety Officer

The Estate Manager and Health and Safety Officer provides leadership to the school in all areas of property management and ensures full compliance with all aspects of Health and Safety legislation.

This hands on role will be immensely rewarding to someone who loves ensuring a facility operates smoothly, directly influencing the futures of young people through the maximisation of their learning environment.

In return you will have a challenging role where no two days will be the same. You will work with people who will appreciate what you do to make sure their school can operate in an efficient way.  Your approachable, calm and willing manner will be utilised to the full as will your efficient, reliable and positive demeanour.  This role plays an integral part in the important educational years of our pupils.

Electronic applications are invited by submitting the school application form and also a letter of application.

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Closing date: Tuesday 18 October 2016 at 5pm