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.

Electronic applications are now invited for vacancies listed below

Senior Nursery Practitioner

Due to exciting developments in Lomond School’s Nursery an opportunity has arisen for an enthusiastic and motivated Senior Nursery Practitioner to join our team.

This is a full time role of 35 hours per week and includes school holiday working.

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Closing date: Thursday 12 March 2015 at 12 noon. 

Academic Depute

We are seeking an enthusiastic and dynamic individual with proven success in middle management and a love of teaching and learning to join our Senior Leadership Team from August 2015. The person appointed will be expected to work closely with the Principal and will deputise for her if required to do so.  The appointee would also be expected to support the wider aims of the school, attending school events as a matter of course.  Liaison with pupils, parents and staff and the ability to accept responsibility and take initiative is expected.

This is an exciting time for Lomond School as we build on the strengths of the past and move forward to implement our vision for the future. This is an ideal opportunity for a talented individual with a track record of implementing change to embark on the next stage of their educational career.

Electronic applications are invited for this post and we would ask for the school’s application form to be completed, a copy of an up to date CV and a covering letter to be submitted.

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Closing Date: Wednesday 11 March 2015 at 12 noon.

Interviews will be held on Friday 20 March 2015.