Technical Theatre Modern Apprenticeship Opportunity

Please find below information about a brand new Technical Theatre Modern Apprenticeship. The Traverse Theatre and Creative and Cultural Skills have partnered to support a Technical Theatre Apprentice giving an individual the opportunity to develop their technical skills in the theatre industry.

1 x Technical Theatre Modern Apprenticeship

Location: Edinburgh, Scotland
Start date: May – June
Salary: £5.31 per hour
Closing date: 08/04/15


  • We are looking for someone with a strong desire to work in technical theatre and whose vision for their future would allow them to benefit as much as possible from this opportunity. No qualifications required for this post.
  • Applicants must be aged 16 – 19 years old on the apprenticeship start date (May – June)
  • Applicants must be eligible to work in the UK and, if applicable, must hold any necessary work permits and/or visas.

To see more and to apply for these positions, please view this link

We also have opportunities in different sectors, visit our website

Engineering Production Apprenticeship Opportunities

MacTaggart Scott’s Engineering are looking for the following:

10 x Engineering Production Apprenticeship

Location: Loanhead, Scotland
Start date: August 2015
Salary: TBC
Closing date: 15/05/15

Join MacTaggart Scott as an apprentice, and you’ll occupy a key place within our business. Quite simply, you are part of our future. That’s because with your talents and your skill we’ll keep growing, keep innovating – and keep competing with the very best in the world.

Standard Grade level 1 – 3 or National 4 Maths, English, Science subject and a Technology subject

To see more and to apply for this position, please view this link 

We also have opportunities in different sectors, visit our website


Exam Leave 2015

Please see below letter that was recently distributed to all S4-6 students. Further copies can be obtained from the office or downloaded. The exam leave sheet should be returned to the school office no later than Tuesday 31 March.

Brewin Dolphin Bowl Final

PLHS Vs North Berwick HSrugby ball

Murrayfield Stadium 1 April 5pm KO

Come and support the school 1stXV. Bus Leaves PL at 4.15pm returns to PLRFC at 6.45pm.

£5 per bus ticket. Parents/Staff and Pupils welcome.

Buy tickets from Mr Bennion and Mr Thomas at break time on Friday and Monday in PE.

Course Choice Forms

Please note the following deadlines for returning course choices forms for 2015-16 to your guidance teachers.

Current S4/5 students – these forms should have been returned by Friday 20 March, if you still have not returned this please do so as a matter or urgency thanks

Current S3 students – all forms should be submitted to your guidance teacher no later than Friday 27 March

Current S2 students – all online forms should be completed by Friday 27 March

S3 Work Experience 2015

S3 work experience self-found applications deadline Wednesday 1st April. All students who have found their own work experience placement must hand in the completed employers form by Wednesday 1st April at the latest.  Full details about work experience and a copy of the form are available in the notices of 19 January, choose S3 in the filter box to access this easily.

Attention All Current S4 and S5 students

All current S4 and S5 need to hand in their course choice forms to their Guidance teacher by Friday this week (20th March).
Please ensure you hand the form in whether you are staying on to school next year or not and make sure you and your parent/guardian have signed the form