Category Archives: Employment and Training

Vacancies at Fort Kinnaird

Various roles in Hospitality (Frankie and Benny’s, Nandos, Bread Meats Bread, Greggs) and Retail (Wren Kitchens, Homesense, Primark, River Island, Typo, Beaverbrooks).

Any questions please contact Maria:
Maria Banaszkiewicz
Employability Officer
Fort Kinnaird Recruitment & Skills Centre
31, Fort Kinnaird, Fleming House, Edinburgh EH15 3RD
m: 07856089669

CMS Work Experience and Law Scholarships S5 students

Here at CMS, we believe that a career in law should be accessible to all. As the 6th largest law firm in the world, with 9 offices in the UK and 80 offices globally, we have the platform to really make a difference.

As such, we are delighted to have launched two programmes for Year 12/S5 Scotland students to help them discover a career in law.

Scholarships are aimed at students who will be the first generation in their family to go to university. There are also certain financial criteria, such as free school meal eligibility that students need to meet. Full details of these and how to apply can be found on our dedicated Scholarships website:

See company presentation and applicant information below:
CMS Law Scholarships and CMS Connect Slides for Schools

Email for Students – CMS Connect and Scholarships

Early Years Practitioner – Pear Tree Nursery – Haddington

Job overview
This is an exciting role for a someone who is wanting to work towards a childcare qualification, you can earn whilst you learn.
You will have opportunities to learn all aspects of early learning and childcare as well as gain an understanding of current guidance for working with children and young people, such as Child Development, Curriculum for Excellence, Building the Ambition and the Value of Play.

Check out the vacancies and company information at the links below:

Meaningful May Programme 2022

Good morning!
Mick Burns, Wendy Malcolm and Emma Scott
Careers Advisers
North Berwick High

Wendy’s session video here
Employability Presentation First Impressions

Employability Presentation First Impressions

Mick’s session video here

And here

N4 would you rather

CMS explained

Careers Book here


How to relax in 60 seconds

Buzz here

Questions to ask people
Questions to ask someone
Sketch Notes

Introduction here

Sketchnote Elements here

Here is the news

My creative type here
Emma interviewed questions
MMay – Emma Scott Interviewed

Questions you asked
Questions your group asked Wendy

Interview questions (1)Interview questions

Project Support Worker – East Lothian Access to Justice Project

Haddington Citizens Advice Bureau
Project Support Worker – East Lothian Access to Justice Project

Job description and person specification
Role purpose – Provide support to In-court Advice staff with client enquiries and general administration tasks.
Reporting to – In Court Adviser of Haddington Citizens Advice Bureau and ultimately to the Bureau Manager and to the CAB Board of Directors.
Salary Scale: £8645.00 (17.5 hours per week – pro rata salary shown)
Pension: 7% Employer Contribution

CAB Application for Employment Form

CAS equality_diversity_monitoring_form

CAS recruitment and selection policy

In Court Project Support Worker Job Description