Pupil Support Assistant, Perth High School (PKC02377)

Perth and Kinross Council
£9,196 - £10,036 per year
16 Sep 2016
26 Sep 2016
Contract Type
Full Time

Job Description

Pupil Support Assistant (PKC02377)
£9,196 - £10,036 (23 hours per week, term-time only)
Perth High School

You will have knowledge and experience of children and young people and are interested in pursuing a career working in an educational environment. You have a mature approach to emotionally demanding work, can use your own initiative and have the ability to respect confidentiality. Experience of working with children and / or young people with additional support needs is desirable as is the ability to communicate effectively with children who have a range of learning difficulties.

You will be required to provide general supervision and care of children, including those with additional support needs in an educational environment.

This post is considered Regulated Work with Vulnerable Children and / or Protected Adults, under the Protection of Vulnerable Groups (Scotland) Act 2007. The successful candidate will be required to join the PVG Scheme or undergo a PVG scheme update check prior to a formal offer of employment being made.

For further information, please contact Fiona Oag, Principal Teacher on 01738 472669.

When completing your application for this post, please ensure you provide contact details (preferably e-mail addresses) for two referees. One should be your current or most recent employer. However, if you are an existing employee of Perth & Kinross Council, you are only required to provide reference details for your current employer.

Please APPLY ONLINE. Facilities are available at all public libraries in Perth and Kinross. If you have a disability and require reasonable adjustments, please call 01738 475555 to discuss.

The Individual

As part of our safer recruitment measures, Perth & Kinross Council carries out rigorous checks on the right to work in the UK, qualifications, employment history, including references, and fitness to undertake the post.

Some jobs may have been traditionally carried out predominately by one gender, but we would encourage you to apply if you meet the requirements, irrespective of your gender.

See also:
Perth High School - Pupil Support Assistant - Job Profile.doc