Bilingual Support Assistant (English- Arabic) - ASLS - Fixed Term

Recruiter
City of Edinburgh Council
Location
Scotland
Salary
£16,850 - £19,536 per year
Posted
14 Oct 2016
Closes
28 Oct 2016
Ref
EDN03532
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time


Job Description

Children and Families

Bilingual Support Assistant (English-Arabic) - fixed term 30 June 2017
East Neighbourhood Centre

Salary: £16,850 - £19,536 (pro rata for part-time and sessional 39 weeks)
Hours: 27.50 (Mon - Fri)

As a bilingual Support Assistant, you will work with the English as an Additional Language Specialist Team of the Additional Support for Learning Service in Edinburgh schools. You will work under the guidance of teachers to support bilingual children's learning in the classroom and to support communication with parents. You will be fluent in English and Arabic and have a good general education. Experience of working with school-aged children in a professional setting is essential. Bilingual Support Assistants are employed during school term times (39 weeks) and paid (pro-rata) across the year. This post is for 27.50 hours per week.

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

Closing Date: 27 October 2016



See also:
Bilingual_Support_AssistantOctober2015.doc