Pupil Support Assistant

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Aberdeenshire Council
£10,964 - £11,606 per year
12 Sep 2017
27 Sep 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Job Description

A vacancy has arisen for a Pupil Support Assistant to 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.

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

Shift Pattern will be discussed at interview

This post is regulated work with children 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 2 references, one of these must be your current or most recent employer.

Informal enquiries to Colin E Nicoll 01467 535867

See also:
Job Profile Pupil Support Assistant April 2016.pdf