Working at Penicuik High

Here at Penicuik High School we are always happy to hear from dedicated teachers and support staff who are in interested in working in our school. The majority of our staff have been with us for a considerable number of years which shows our commitment to retaining our staff. When asked what they enjoyed about working at Penicuik High School staff said:

“Penicuik High School makes me feel useful and part of a strong community.”

“Penicuik High School is a small friendly and welcoming school. There are very good relationships between staff and pupils. Both staff and students feel recognised and valued.”

“The pupils are amongst some of the most polite and respectful I have ever worked with.”

“Teaching in a small school community means you get to know the pupils well and build positive working relationships with them. In turn, creating a positive learning environment.”

Our current vacancies are advertised through ‘myjobscotland’ and sit within the Midlothian Council section of that site. Follow the link below to take you there

If there are no vacancies currently available and you think you can support our school don’t hesitate to send your CV into the school office. Mark it for the attention of the Head Teacher. Excellent people make excellent schools and if you have something to offer we may be able to find you a role.

The video clip below is designed to give you a flavour of what it’s like to work and live in Midlothian. Much of the video was filmed in our school and many of the students and staff featured are our students.