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Spa Therapist Private Apprenticeship

Apex Hotels have a unique and exciting opportunity for you if you are considering growing your career within the world of Spa and Beauty. This is a fantastic fast-track opportunity to combine studying for a VTCT Level 2 and Level 3 Spa and Beauty Therapy Qualification whilst gaining practical, paid work experience within Apex Hotel’s Luxury Spa’s.

Job Ref: 8834
Branch: Apex Waterloo Place Hotel
Location: Apex Waterloo Place Hotel, Edinburgh
Salary/Benefits: £10 per hour
Contract type: Permanent
Hours: Part Time
Shift pattern: 2 days at Edinburgh College, 3 days in Apex Hotel Spa.
Hours per week: 24
Posted date: 15/09/2022
Closing date: 17/10/2022
For more information and to apply,  follow the link: Beauty Jobs in Edinburgh – 2022 |

‘Positive Steps to Career Success’ webinars

SDS advisers are due to run free webinars open to all individuals looking to progress in their career.

There will be 6 webinars , and you are invited to attend whichever session you would like, however you’d benefit most from attending all of them.

Please check for dates and times below, and how to book your spot:

Upcoming sessions include:  

  • 23 August, 11am: Facing Change, Embracing Change – Create positive change in your work and life 
  • 25 August, 11am: Horizon Scanning – Discover job and learning opportunities
  • 30 August, 11am: What have I got to offer? – Identify and communicate your skills and strengths
  • 1 September, 11am: Get noticed Produce great CVs and covering letters 
  • 6 September, 11am: Get sorted – Find and create job opportunities 
  • 8 September, 11am: First Impressions Count – Succeed at interviews.

To book please go to Webinars | My World of Work

SQA results day 2022

You will get your results by post on Tuesday 9 August.

You can also get your results by text or email if you sign up to MySQA

Your school will also receive your results.

If you have applied to a university or college through UCAS, they will also receive your results.

If you don’t receive your certificate on results day, contact your school. They can tell you your results and will work with us to find out what has happened to your certificate.


After results day on Tuesday 9 August, if the grade you have been awarded is lower than your estimate, you will be able to appeal your results by contacting us directly or by going through your school, college or training provider.

Your school, college or training provider will discuss your appeal with you before sending us evidence to support your estimated grade. However the decision to appeal your grade is yours.

Discuss this with your school as soon as possible after getting your results.

The appeal can be prioritised if you have a conditional place at university or college, or in training or employment that depends on your grade.

This is a free service.

More on Appeals 2022


Dance Base Summer Youth Intensives 11 – 15 July 2022

Week-long courses for dancers aged 13 – 19 years old. 

Keep dancing throughout the Summer! Join us for a week long programme of intensive 2 hour classes – genres include contemporary, hop hop, flying low, wackin’, jazz and breakin.

The auditions are free but the courses are charged at £60 for one course or £100 if you do both.

Napier Jazz Summer School

Edinburgh Napier University Jazz School 13 – 22 July 2022

Led by accomplished saxophonist and educator, Sue Mckenzie, the Edinburgh Napier University Jazz Summer School is open to all musicians over the age of 14 (approximately Grade 5 level and above) and promises a cross-generational, intensive immersion into the practical aspects of playing jazz, delivered by an expert team of tutors.

As part of the experience, you will be given complimentary access to a number of selected festival concerts during the week and round the week off with a concert as part of the festival programme on Friday 22 July.

Course fees: £380
Discount for previous attendees (10% discount): £342
Concessions (under 18, students, unwaged, retired): £300

To book you place or for further information, please email Sue Mckenzie:

Apprentice Animal Technician – University of Edinburgh

The University of Edinburgh are looking to fill 2 posts of an apprentice Animal Technician.
The job spec:
To train with and become a member of Bioresearch & Veterinary Services, you will support various research groups working within The University of Edinburgh using animal models within Home Office Legation (The Animals (Scientific Procedure) Act 1986).
As a member of Bioresearch & Veterinary Services, you will be trained to provide excellent care for animals and to support biomedical researchers who use animals in research within The University of Edinburgh
Apply Before
06/18/2022, 05:00 PM
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Disclosure Scotland check required
Contract Type
Fixed Term

Trainee Swim Teacher with Edinburgh Leisure

LOCATION:Various locations within Edinburgh, EH11 4DF
RATE:£9.50 per hour
HOURS:25 hours per week

Closing date:         Sunday 27th February 2022

Assessment dates: Monday 7th and Tuesday 8th March 2022

We’ll help you jump in at the deep end by giving you all the training and support you need to become a qualified Swim Teacher. And pay you to do it! We’ll even pay your training costs and exam fees.

All you need to bring is a passion for swimming and an eagerness to teach such an important lifesaving skill.

More information and to apply check here : Trainee Swim Teacher – | Edinburgh Leisure | myjobscotland

Edinburgh College Open Day 04/02/2022

Join us for our virtual Q and A sessions exclusively for schools.These are an insightful look into what college has to offer. Pupils will watch a subject presentation giving a taste of our courses, the facilities they will have access to and where they can progress to. Each session provides an opportunity to ask questions directly to our curriculum staff to help answer any of your pupil’s queries about college.


Virtual Q and A’s Friday 4 February 10.30am  – 12pm 

Event Schedule  

To Access  Q and A Session
10.30am Performing Arts Click Here 
10.30am Hairdressing and Beauty Click Here 
10.30am Social Science Click Here 
11am Construction Click Here 
11am Engineering (includes Automotive and Electrical Engineering) Click Here 
11am Childhood Practice Click Here 
11am Enterprise and Commerce Click Here 
11am Photography Click Here 
11.30am Science Click Here
11.30am Health Professional and Social Services Click Here 
11.30am Travel and Tourism Click Here 
11.30am Art and Design Click Here 
12pm Sport and Fitness Click Here 
12pm Professional Cookery and Hospitality, Retail and Events Click Here 
12pm Music and Sound Production Click Here 
12pm Computing Click Here
12pm Broadcast Media Click Here 
Access and Continuing Education (ACE) 
Built Environment (Building Services) 
Modern Languages