7 jobs in Scotland for those who want to escape the city

Sunday, 18th March 2018, 2:19 pm
Updated Sunday, 18th March 2018, 2:20 pm

Swapping the hectic life of the city, for the slower-going demands of the countryside is a dream for many.

If you want to switch down there are plenty of exciting job opportunities outwith the major cities to consider.

Piping instructor, Islay High School, Islay (£25,377 - £33,732)

Argyll and Bute Council are currently seeking a piping/chanter instructor to teach at Islay High School.

In return for a very competitive pay package, instructors will be expected to work just 14 hours a week.

Houskeeper, Lochaline Hotel, near Oban

Swap the dull view of a computer screen for the dazzling views of the Sound of Mull with this housekeeping job at the charming Lochaline Hotel.

The inn is situated in the tiny village of Lochaline - the antithesis of the bustling cities of Edinburgh and Glasgow.

Apply here: workabout.uk.com

Spa therapist, Isle of Mull Hotel and Spa, Isle of Mull

The Isle of Mull Hotel are recruiting a motivated and friendly spa therapist to join their team.

The hotel itself is situated on Craignure Bay, a marvellous stretch of coast on the incomparable isle. Live in accomodation and a competitive pay package are offered in return.

Apply here: indeed.co.uk

Finance and IT manager, Knoydart Foundation, Inverie (£30,000-£40,000)

Best reached by boat, Inverie is the main hub of the rugged and wild Knoydart peninsula.

The Knoydart Foundation are offering an excellent pay package in return for a hardworking employee with expertise in finance and IT.

Coffee Shop Assistant, Glencoe Cafe, Glencoe

Destinations in Scotland don't get much more iconic than the picture perfect Glencoe.

As Glencoe Cafe gear up for a busy Summer, they are recruiting a Coffee Shop Assistant to join their friendly team.

Apply here: hijobs.net

Support For Learning Assistant, Orkney Islands Council, Kirkwall (£17,624 - £18,281)

Orkney Islands Council are seeking a hardworking individual to fill their entry level Support For Learning Assistant role at Papdale Primary School.

Sucessful candidates are required to have experience working closely with children.

Physical Education Teacher, Plockton High School, Plockton (£22,866 to £36,480)

The Highland Council are seeking Physical Education teacher to work at Plockton High School on the country's west coast.

The beautiful village of Plockton is famous for its palm tree lined beach - a million miles away from Scotland's major cities.

Apply here: tes.com