Newbattle Abbey College
Available vacancies at the college are listed below.

Support for Learning Assistant (20 hours per week)

Newbattle Abbey College welcomes a diverse range of students. Many of these students have additional support needs. We are looking for a Learning Support Assistant to work with our Learning & Teaching team to provide effective support for these students. The post holder will report to our Curriculum Manager, and work with our Support for Learning Tutor. This is an excellent opportunity for an experienced tutor or teacher who is enthusiastic and committed to helping our students with additional support needs.

If the above is of interest to you, this role is part-time for 20 hours a week worked over Wednesday – Friday and for the academic year September – June. We offer 45 days holiday pro rata, a generous pension scheme, and a starting salary of £25,000 pro rata.

Please contact Pauline King, in the first instance, if you need to discuss any aspect of the role – by e-mail or telephone 0131 663 1921.

Job Description & Person Specification  
Salary £25,000 pro rata
Closing date Monday 23 August 2021
Interviews To be held by arrangement with candidates
Job description and specification Please download


Please download, complete and return the following forms when applying:

Completed forms should be returned to Joyce Clark, Newbattle Abbey College, Newbattle Road, Dalkeith, EH22 3LL. Or email to  

Newbattle Abbey College is committed to the pursuit of equality of opportunity, promoting diversity and challenging discrimination.

No CVs (personal or agency) accepted. Method of applying is by fully completed application form.