Job Description

Full Time Post – Term time + However part –time, job share, and flexible hours will be considered.

Permanent or Temporary will be considered – applications from candidates wishing a short term (minimum 12 months) contract will be considered


Salary and Benefits package:  £10 per hour free accommodation, food, and utilities in the heart of Edinburgh city centre (throughout term-time*), along with amenities covered


We are looking for an enthusiastic, caring individual to join our boarding team, which has responsibility for up to 50 boarders aged 10-18. Applications are welcome from anyone who wishes to gain experience in a school and/or a boarding house by joining a vibrant team in a close-knit and supportive community which is committed to the education of girls.


The successful applicant will be asked to register with the Scottish Social Services Council (SSSC) as a worker in a residential school care accommodation service within 6 months of appointment if not already professionally registered.


* While the accommodation is available free throughout term-time, it is also available throughout the year to the postholder with a very small percentage contribution during non-term time.


Due to the nature of the role, (Provision of services to young females), this role is exempt as a Genuine Occupational Requirement (GOR) under Schedule 9 of The Equality Act (2010) and is therefore restricted to female only applicants


Please access our website for further details on how to apply, including downloading an application form: or contact our HR Manager, Corinne Morrison-Gillies, on 0131 311 8126 /