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Become part of our team and have the most fulfilling work experience of your life. We have a number of vacancies for the summer including Managers, Student Counselors and Teachers. If you think you have the ‘right stuff’ then complete the job application form below.

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Vacancies

Programme Manager
Competitive Salary + Accommodation + 3 daily Meals

Enthusiastic Residential Summer Camp Manager required for prestigious international summer school based at the University of Stirling. Applicant will be directly responsible for overseeing the welfare of all students (Aged 12 to 17), supervising a diverse team of staff and coordinating all activities both on campus and off campus.

You will be supported by a dedicated management team, teaching staff and residential staff. The ideal candidate will have experience working in a similar summer camp /school environment and be passionate about sports, arts, culture and education. Applicants should have excellent administrative skills as daily reports will be required. Proven communication skills are also essential as you will be working with various nationalities.

It is imperative that the residential manager promotes a responsible attitude at all times in relation to student safeguarding, welfare and supervision of staff. You will be expected to lead our team in a way which upholds ISSFT standards and policies.

If you enjoy meeting new people and are an excellent organiser, then this is the job for you. Other essentials are the ability to have fun and enjoy working with young people.

Please note that the residential manager is expected to offer full commitment to the job for the duration of the course. Working hours will be variable and shifts will often be long (typically 10 hours or more). Shifts will include early mornings, late nights and weekends.
Head Counselor
Dates: Temp role; 6 weeks over July & August 2019

Competitive Salary + Accommodation + 3 daily Meals

Please be advised that as part of our interview process, we will request contact details for 2 references. All gaps in CVs must be explained satisfactorily. Applicants will also have to provide ID and hold a current PVG / Enhanced Disclosure / CRB.

Are you looking for an exciting role this summer that is both challenging and fun? If so, keep reading. The International Summer School for Teens is currently recruiting enthusiastic Head Counselors who will lead a team of Camp Counselors responsible for supervising international teenagers visiting Scotland this summer. Applicants should be hard-working, organised, reliable and enjoy working with young people.

Your key remit will be to build a friendly rapport with our students, many of whom speak English as their second language. Your job is to ensure their safety and that they are experiencing the best of Scotland at all times. On occasion you may have to deal with adverse behaviour, so experience working with teenagers is definitely advantageous. However, you will always be supported by an energetic team and ultimately your position is to be a good role model to the students, not to discipline them. In addition to student supervision you will help plan and run a range of sporting, creative and cultural activities for the students.

We want your summer experience with us to be as enriching for you as it is for our students. If you would be interested in working with us this summer please send a cv and covering letter and a member of our recruitment team will get back to you to discuss further.
Camp Counselor
Dates: Temp role; 6 weeks over July & August 2019

Competitive Salary + Accommodation + 3 daily Meals

Please be advised that as part of our interview process, we will request contact details for 2 references. All gaps in CVs must be explained satisfactorily. Applicants will also have to provide ID and hold a current PVG / Enhanced Disclosure / CRB.

Are you looking for an exciting role this summer that is both challenging and fun? If so, keep reading. The International Summer School for Teens is currently recruiting enthusiastic activity leaders who will be responsible for supervising a small group of international teenagers visiting Scotland this summer. Applicants should be hard-working, organised, reliable and enjoy working with young people.

Your key remit will be to build a friendly rapport with our students, many of whom speak English as their second language. Your job is to ensure their safety and that they are experiencing the best of Scotland at all times. On occasion you may have to deal with adverse behaviour, so experience working with teenagers is definitely advantageous. However, you will always be supported by an energetic team and ultimately your position is to be a good role model to the students, not to discipline them. In addition to student supervision you will help plan and run a range of sporting, creative and cultural activities for the students.

We want your summer experience with us to be as enriching for you as it is for our students. If you would be interested in working with us this summer please send a cv and covering letter and a member of our recruitment team will get back to you to discuss further.
Teachers - Various Disciplines
Dates: Temp role; 6 weeks over July & August 2019

Competitive Salary

Please be advised that as part of our interview process, we will request contact details for 2 references. All gaps in CVs must be explained satisfactorily. Applicants will also have to provide ID and hold a current PVG / Enhanced Disclosure / CRB.

Various Disciplines

Enthusiasm and flexibility are essential to the role. The successful candidate may be asked on occasion to assist with non-classroom activities which may include working with other staff or meeting parents. As such, a professional, team-player mindset is essential. As part of their remit, teachers will oversee placement tests and also write final reports for their students.

We want your summer experience with us to be as enriching for you as it is for our students. If you would be interested in working with us this summer please send a cv and covering letter and a member of our recruitment team will get back to you to discuss further.

All staff must participate in mandatory training session which will be scheduled prior to the start of summer school. Applicants must have reliable means of transportation to get to sites on a timely basis.

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