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Ref no:
EDN21028
Published:
17/8/2022
Closes:
31/8/2022
Location:
East Neighbourhood Centre, 101 Niddrie Mains Road, Edinburgh, EH16 4DS
Salary:
£20,251 - £22,655 per year
Contract Type:
Permanent
Position Type:
Term Time Part Time
Hours:
27.5 hours per week

This position has expired.

Job Description

Education and Children's Services

Pupil Support Assistant
Additional Support for Learning Service - East Edinburgh

Salary: £20,251 - £22,655 (Pro-rata for part time and sessional)
Hours: 27.5 per week, 39 weeks sessional

This post is to work specifically with children with additional support needs in primary and secondary schools across Edinburgh. Applicants must have experience of supporting children and young people to regulate their behaviour.

The Additional Support for Learning service is a peripatetic service and applicants must be willing to work anywhere in the city. The successful candidate could be asked to work in any school in the city, including our specialist provision and with a range of needs including support for children with personal care and children and young people who require support with self or mutual regulation which sometimes can result in physical harm.

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.

Our salary range typically reflects the initial starting salary and annually increases until it reaches the top of the range.

We're committed to creating a workplace culture where all our people feel valued, included and able to be their best at work, and we recognise the benefits that a diverse workforce with different values, beliefs, experience, and backgrounds brings to us as an organisation.

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