Apprenticeships: Welcome to the monthly Apprenticeships in Scotland LEA Update. We will send an updated list of vacancies in your area to your school on the first Tuesday of each month, please share this information with any pupils who might be interested in these opportunities.

  • Please note that KPMG are currently recruiting for their fantastic 360 and Audit School Leaver Programmes in Edinburgh.

We send out a fortnightly subscriber update with all our latest vacancies throughout Scotland. Please do not hesitate to contact the team if you have any questions.

Best wishes,

Apprenticeships in Scotland

01334 844 860

 S3 London Trip:   All pupils that have yet to submit a Code of Conduct or EE2B form must do so ASAP.  Please give any outstanding paperwork to Ms. Caddow or Mrs Tosh.

Biology study support is cancelled this week. 

Christmas Carol Concert:   The concert will take place on Monday 19th December at 7pm in the concourse.  Tickets are now on sale from the school office at £5 each.

S1-S6 Christmas Carol Concert: Rehearsal for the concert begin on Tuesday 13th December.  Please check the music department for your rehearsal times.

Chemistry Study Support:   This will be on Wednesday and Thursday this week. Thursday’s focus will be Higher Chemistry, Excess Calculations. 

Candy Canes: It is that time of year again! Cockburn Candy Canes are back! We will be selling them every break at the team Jak fundraising reception until the Christmas holiday. The candy canes will cost 50p or 3 for £1 and will be delivered every PSP lesson. All proceeds made will be donated to Jaks Den. Merry Christmas. 

Jak’s Den Christmas Advent: Hi all, hope you’re all excited for Christmas and are looking forward to a well deserved break. This year we are looking to support Jack’s Den by giving back any spare change every day for the month of December. S6 Pupils will be standing at every entrance to the school from 8:15 am till first period and at lunch times with buckets for your money. Every day we will put the daily total of what we have raised on the Christmas Advent Tree down in the reception area. We hope you all give a small donation each day for the entire month to support Jak’s Den- a little means a lot! Many Thanks. 

1st Year Classes: On Friday 2nd and Friday 9th December 1C1 will be going round all 1st year classes in period 1 to collect books for the Hungry for Books Project. 1 in 5 children in poverty leave school not knowing how to read. Please can you give some fairly new books in as a Christmas present for one of these children. Thank you.