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Depute: Careers Co-ordinator, Examinations Officer and Higher Education

Permanent; Full-time

We are seeking to appoint a suitably qualified, committed and enthusiastic professional who will be responsible for the coordination of all aspects of the School's careers provision by developing policy and influencing practice and for the administration of all aspects of SQA and the School's examinations.

The Depute will play a full part in the leadership and management of George Heriot's School and uphold the high educational standard, ethos and values.

This position is responsible to the Head of Senior School and entails full participation in the work of the Senior School Leadership Team. The Depute will also contribute to the whole school dimension of Heriot's as a member of the Whole School Management Team, which combines the Senior School and Junior School Management Teams led by the Principal.

How to Apply

Applicants are invited to submit a letter of application accompanied by their CV and the completed application form:

By Email:


By Post: The Principal
C/o The HR Manager
George Heriot's School
Lauriston Place

Closing Date for Applications is Noon on Thursday 4th October 2018


Additional Information

Heriot's is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share in this commitment.
This post is considered Regulated Work with Vulnerable Children and/or Protected Adults, under the Protection of Vulnerable Groups (Scotland) Act 2007 and the successful candidates will be required to obtain membership of the PVG scheme.

George Heriot's Trust is an Equal Opportunities employer and we welcome applications from all sections of the community.

George Heriot's School is governed by George Heriot's Trust, Scottish Charity number SC011463

Link to Job Description (pdf)

Link to Application Form (word)

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