t Mary’s Music School is one of the nine specialist Music and Dance Schools the UK (and the only one in Scotland) funded by the UK Government and providing the finest training in Britain. It is a co-educational, non-denominational specialist music school, offering a world class standard of music and academic education to musically gifted children aged 9-19 years. It is also the Choir School of St Mary’s Episcopal Cathedral in Edinburgh. It attracts day and boarding pupils from across Scotland, England, Wales, Northern Ireland, Europe and internationally.
A Part-Time Houseparent post is currently available at St Mary’s Music School, primarily working daytime and overnight shifts at weekends.
This is primarily a pastoral role involving the care of the boarders. Houseparents are responsible for ensuring that boarders’ wellbeing and happiness is met and ensuring boarders remain safe and well looked after.
The Part-Time Houseparent will be required to register with the Scottish Social Services Council (SSSC) or other approved regulatory body and should have suitable qualifications or be willing to undertake suitable qualifications to complete this requirement.
Weekend daytime shifts are typically from 8am to 5pm or 9am to 6pm, with overnight shifts from either 5pm or 6pm to 8am or 9am. There may also be some weekday overnight shifts available from time to time, to cover staff absences and special events.
Applications will be considered as they are received.
To apply for this job please visit www.stmarysmusicschool.co.uk.