Pupil Support Assistant (Fixed Term)

Expiring today

Aberdeenshire Council
£10,742 - £11,640 per year
28 Jul 2017
21 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Job Description

Before applying for this job, it is important that you read the Applicant Guidance by clicking on the attachments below. These explain the job role and the type of person we are looking for.

You will assist teachers in promoting achievement and raising the standards of pupil attainment and provide general support in relation to the needs of the class and individuals' care, health and wellbeing and safety; to ensure a secure and safe environment.

Initially you will be based in the location advertised, but you may be required to work elsewhere within the Alford CSN.

There is a requirement to be flexible in school location within the clusters, according to individual circumstances and work with a range of pupils from P1 - S6.

There is a responsibility for the post holder to demonstrate a commitment to quality service delivery through continuous improvement for the benefit of the Service and the organisation.

This post is regulated work with children and/or protected adults under the Protection of Vulnerable Groups (Scotland) Act 2007. The preferred candidate will be required to join the PVG Scheme or undergo a PVG Scheme update check.  Where an individual has spent a continuous period of 3 months or more out with the UK in the last 5 years, an Overseas Criminal Record Check will be required. You will be required to provide this check. A confirmed offer of employment and commencement in the post will be subject to the outcome of both these pre-employment checks being deemed satisfactory.

This post has a minimum requirement of 1 reference which must be your current or most recent employer.

Contract duration: Fixed term, for a period not exceeding 6 July 2018.

Informal enquiries to:  Jane Craik, 019755 62395

See also:
Applying for a job with Aberdeenshire Council.pdf
Job Profile Pupil Support Assistant April 2016.pdf