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  • Sep 11 / 2018
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Career Opportunity

Engineer Linn Products Ltd

Job overview

Linn Products are a specialist manufacturer of extraordinary music systems for over four decades. The company are looking to recruit Modern Apprentice Engineers for their manufacturing facility in Eaglesham near Glasgow.

As an engineering apprentice you will be expected to be adaptable to learning new skills and processes and play an active role in ensuring the manufacture and assembly of the company’s products.

What might a typical day in this job look like?

Candidates will work towards SVQ’s at levels 2 & 3.The will also be required to obtain a suitable academic qualification in an engineering discipline to at least National Certificate (NC) level. Candidates will receive comprehensive training at both East Kilbride Group Training Association and the company’s premises.

What will I learn?

Typically the apprentice will be working in the Manufacture of a variety of different types of hi end specialist sound equipment. You will be learning skills required to play an active role in the organisation. Full training will be given to the successful applicant throughout the duration of the apprenticeship.

£10,725 – £10,725 per year Waterfoot Full-time (37.5 Hours) East Kilbride Group Training Association 21/09/2018 SCQF level 6/7

More information available on :- www.apprenticeships.scot

  • Sep 11 / 2018
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Career Opportunity

Science Technician West College Scotland

Job overview

Under the supervision of the Technician, you will be required to provide an efficient technical support service to the Science curricular area at West College Scotland’s Clydebank campus.

You will be expected to assist science technicians in supporting delivery of the curriculum. This will involve preparing teaching areas and equipment for student use, checking labs to ensure appropriate housekeeping standards are met, maintaining micro-organisms, preparing reagents, checking stock of chemicals / consumables / lab resources as requested by and under the supervision of the technician.

The successful candidate will have Science Higher (from Physics, Chemistry, Biology, Human Biology, MER or Biotechnology) with second science at Intermediate 2/Standard Grade Credit/National 5 or equivalent. He/she will be familiar with science lab operation. And be expected to complete an MA in Life Sciences over the course of their employment.

What qualification or qualities are required?

Science Higher (from Physics, Chemistry, Biology, Human Biology, MER or Biotechnology) with second science at Intermediate 2/Standard Grade Credit/National 5 or equivalent.
Working towards or have relevant HNC/D Science Qualification or equivalent

£7,644 – £14,250 per year Clydebank Full-time (35 Hours) West College Scotland 19/09/2018 SCQF level 6/7

More information available on :- www.apprenticeships.scot

  • Sep 07 / 2018
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S3 Hospitality Team

Huge well done to the S3 Hospitality Team who helped Mrs Thomson, Mrs Ward and Miss Tugman prepare and serve the buffet for the guests to enjoy before the Senior Awards Ceremony . Also big Thank-you to S5/6 Practical Cake Craft who made the Gingerbread cake and the Carrot cake . All the food was enjoyed by the guests and the pupils involved did a great job serving it all.

  • Sep 07 / 2018
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Supported Study – Maths

Detailed below are the Supported Study Sessions being offered to pupils in S4, S5 and S6 who wish to attend.  The BGE sessions relate to pupils in S1, S2 and S3.

Nat 5   Every Tues/Wed/Thurs

Higher Every Wed/Thurs

AH every Wed

BGE – wed – see class teacher for dates.

 

  • Sep 06 / 2018
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Apprenticeship Opportunity

Welding & Fabrication

APPRENTICE PIPE FITTER

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£12,000 – £14,000 per year Glasgow Full-time (38 Hours) Paisley & Johnstone Training Group Limited 07/09/2018 SCQF level 6/7

Job overview

Apprentice Welder and Apprentice pipe fitter to work alongside our tradesmen. learning on the job as they proceed through their appretniceship training.

Pipe fitter Job Description

Cut, thread, and hammer pipe to specifications, using tools such as saws, grinders, and pipe threaders and benders.
• Assemble and secure pipes, tubes, fittings, , according to specifications, by welding, brazing, cementing, soldering, and threading joints.
• Attach pipes to structures and fixtures, such as radiators or tanks, using brackets, clamps, tools or welding equipment.
• Inspect, examine, and test installed systems and pipe lines.
• Measure and mark pipes for cutting and threading.
• Lay out full scale drawings of pipe systems, supports, and related equipment, following drawings

What will I learn?

Level 2 Performing Engineering Operations & Level 3 Welding & Fabrication, you will also attend a local college to attain the minimum of an NC In Welding & Fabrication

What qualification or qualities are required?

Minimum of National 5 in English, Maths, Physics or Chemistry plus a practical subject e.. Woodwork. The candidate must have a strong work ethos, be reliable and enthusiastic about learning.

More details on :- www.apprenticeships.scot

  • Sep 06 / 2018
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Apprenticeship Opportunity

Welding & Fabrication

APPRENTICE welder

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£12,000 – £14,000 per year Glasgow Full-time (38 Hours) Paisley & Johnstone Training Group Limited 07/09/2018 SCQF level 6/7

Job overview

Apprentice Welder and Apprentice pipe fitter to work alongside our tradesmen. learning on the job as they proceed through their appretniceship training.

Welder Job Description:

• Read and interpret drawings, assist welders in setting up work sites and cleaning worksites
• Take instruction from tradesmen to operate manual and semi-automatic welding and cutting equipment
• Set up and operate hand and power tools particular to the welding trade
• Examine work pieces to determine defects and perform welding duties to straighten them
• Prepare all material surfaces that need to be welded and ensure that there is no rust or dust on them
• Provide support to the welder in filling holes, detecting faulty equipment functions and defective materials
• Position and align parts that need to be welded according to instruction provided by the chargehand
• Keep track of materials, tools and equipment needed for welding projects and inform supervisor in case of shortages

What will I learn?

Level 2 Performing Engineering Operations & Level 3 Welding & Fabrication, you will also attend a local college to attain the minimum of an NC In Welding & Fabrication

What qualification or qualities are required?

Minimum of National 5 in English, Maths, Physics or Chemistry plus a practical subject e.. Woodwork. The candidate must have a strong work ethos, be reliable and enthusiastic about learning.

FOR MORE INFO GO TO :- www.apprenticeships.scot

  • Sep 05 / 2018
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BGE Parent Information Evening – Tuesday 11 September

Information evening for S1 parents offering the opportunity for pupils and parents to learn together. Letters issued to pupils and returns are due back to the school by Thursday 6th Sept.

 

  • Sep 05 / 2018
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Apprenticeship Opportunity – Eclipse

Job Title:               Customer Service Administrator – Apprentice x 3
Location:               Inchinnan Business Park

Reporting to:         Customer Support Manager

Working Pattern:   Monday to Friday, 36.25 hours pw

Remuneration:      Apprenticeship Rate £3.70 per hour

12 month Fixed Term Contract

 

The Role

 

The Customer Service Administrator Apprentice role is to provide ‘Best in Class’ Customer Service for the benefit of the Customer and Field Sales Team in accordance with the company’s sales and marketing strategy and wider policies. A calm, measured approach is required when dealing with colleagues, suppliers or any internal or external personnel.

 

The Customer Service Administrator Apprentice will be required to complete the SVQ Business and Administration Level 2 qualification.

 

Key Result Areas

 

  • Accurate Sales Order Processing
  • Reception Lunchtime and Holiday Cover
  • Sales Administration Tasks including written correspondence and administrative support
  • To provide flexible cover for the wider Customer Service Team
  • To offer ‘Best in Class’ Customer Service to all customers

Key Measures

 

  • Processing timescales achieved
  • Orders processed versus quantity of errors
  • Clear communication
  • Effective liaison with other departments (e.g. Warehouse, Production and Marketing)
  • Delivery of ‘Best in Class’ Customer Service

 

Candidates must be fluent in English to a very high standard and possess strong communication skills.

 

The successful applicants will be offered a Fixed Term Contract for 12 months which will be reviewed with the potential of a permanent role within the Customer Support Department.

 

Anyone who would like to apply for the Apprenticeship roles should submit their CV or an application letter to the following email address by Friday 28 September.

 

recruitment@eclipseblinds.co.uk

  • Sep 05 / 2018
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Job Opportunity – Eclipse

As a leading supplier within the window blind market, Eclipse perfectly combines innovation, service and style to offer the complete package for the blind maker. Eclipse prides itself on being at the cutting edge of design, making the window blind much more than a practical purchase for the home; it can bring style and colour to a room, making a statement of design and enhancing the room décor. Eclipse is also proud to promote manufacturing within the UK, offering an extensive range of Roller, Vertical, Roman, Curtains, Pleated and Venetian Blinds. With over 30 years’ experience of delivering high quality service and product to the window blind industry in the UK, Eclipse is also part of the Hunter Douglas group of companies, who are the largest window blind company in the world with distribution in over 40 different countries. Eclipse strives to continually evolve and develop their products and services to maintain their position as one of the market leaders.

We are proud to be recognised as a good local employer and have achieved Investors in People and Investors in Young People GOLD accreditation.

Website

http://www.eclipseblinds.co.uk

Recruitment Email

recruitment@eclipseblinds.co.uk

Address

Eclipse Blind Systems

10 Fountain Cresent

Inchinnan Business Park

PA4 9RE

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