- Location: Canal View Primary School, 4 Hailesland Place, Edinburgh, EH14 2SL
- Salary: £16,775.00 - £18,860.00 per year
- Contract Type: Permanent
- Position Type: Term Time Part Time
- Hours: 26.5 hours per week
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Pupil Support Assistant
Canal View Primary School
Salary: £16,775 to £18,860 (pro rata for part-time and sessional 39 weeks) plus living wage allowance if applicable
Hours: 26.5 per week, term-time only (39 weeks per year)
Canal View Primary School serves the community of Wester Hailes. The school has a broad social mix and the catchment contains areas of multiple deprivation, has a Free School Meal percentage of 55%, receives ‘Positive Action’ funding and is one of the eight Scottish Attainment Challenge Schools in Edinburgh. Canal View Primary School is organised into fourteen classes from P1-7 and has a Nursery offering 60 full-time places.
The school is led by a management team of a Head Teacher, Depute Head Teacher, 2 Principal Teachers and a Business Manager. There are eighteen class teachers and two full time and one part time Support for Learning Teachers ably supported by two part time School Administrators, a Senior Early Years Officer, a team of Early Years Practitioners and Pupil Support Assistants, two Pupil Support Officers and a Facilities Technician.
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.
The City of Edinburgh Council applies a Living Wage allowance to ensure that all employees earn at least £9.34 per hour. Successful applicants will be paid the hourly rate as advertised, plus the allowance, in order to bring their earnings to £9.34 per hour.