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