Temporary Pupil Support Assistant - Juniper Green Primary School

City of Edinburgh Council
£15,285 - £17,191 per year
12 Sep 2017
20 Sep 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Job Description

Communities & Families

Temporary Pupil Support Assistant fixed term 29 June 2018
Juniper Green Primary School

Salary: £15,285 - £17,191 (pro-rata for part time, and sessional 39 weeks)
Hours: 24

Juniper Green Primary School is a co-educational non-denominational primary school administered by City of Edinburgh Education Department.  It serves the residents of the Juniper Green, Baberton Mains and Colinton/Hailes areas of Edinburgh, a broad social mix. The majority of pupils move on to secondary school education at Currie Community High School. 

The school has a modern building with excellent educational facilities.  There are 15 classes and a morning and afternoon nursery.  The building has classrooms with flexible space for active learning, a dining hall, gymnasium, ICT suite and music/science room.  The playground is well designed for interesting and active play.

The Headteacher and Depute Headteacher's are non-teaching.   The Infant Depute Headteacher is in charge of the Nursery and  Infant Department . There are specialist teachers for music, P.E. cello, woodwind, brass and swimming.

The support staff comprises of a business manager, school administrator, a clerical assistant and sixteen pupil support assistants.

The school has a Parent Council.  After School Care club is available catering for pupils from P1-P7.

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:  19 September 2017

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