Pupil Support Assistant

Recruiter
Aberdeenshire Council
Location
Scotland
Salary
£7,575 - £8,199 per year
Posted
08 Sep 2017
Closes
25 Sep 2017
Ref
ABS10992
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time


Job Description

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.

There is a requirement to be flexible in school location within the cluster, 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.

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

Working pattern: to be discussed at interview as there is potential for some flexibility in the working pattern in order to suit the needs of the service and the successful applicant. 

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.

The majority of posts within Aberdeenshire Council fall into one of the categories as detailed on the Worksmart website - http://worksmart.aberdeenshire.gov.uk/

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

Informal enquiries to Dawn Lynch - 01467 621655.

 



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