Support Worker - Park Primary School

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Ref no: CLA01070
Closes: Sunday, 22nd October 2017
Published: Friday, 6th October 2017
Location: Park Primary School, East Castle Street
Salary: £23,706.77 - £26,645.02 per year Pro Rata
Hours: 35.00 hours per week
Contract Type: Fixed Term
Position Type: Term Time Full Time
Organisation: Clackmannanshire Council
Category: Education
Sub-category: Pupil Support

Job Description

An exciting opportunity to work in an innovative role within Park Primary School and the wider community.

This is a full time post, on a fixed term, two year contract.  There will be some work pattern flexibility within school term time with an additional 15 days out with term time, agreed with the post holder.

An ability to build effective and nurturing relationships with children and families is central to this role.

We are looking for individuals who are passionate about making a difference, can work on their own and as part of our Park Primary Team.

As part of the Scottish Government’s Attainment Challenge work Park Primary School benefits from additional funding.  This Pupil Equity Funding has created an exciting and innovative opportunity to support children to access and experiences a range of opportunities to improve and develop:

  • Literacy and Numeracy
  • Health and wellbeing
  • Skills for learning, work and life


As a key part of the school team the Support worker will be responsible for designing, leading and implementing Park Primary’s ‘LEAP Programme’ (Learn, Explore and Achieve in Park) as part of a new enhanced curriculum.


This post is considered regulated work with children and/or protected adults, under the Protection of Vulnerable Groups (Scotland) Act 2007. You 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 Clackmannanshire Council.

Should you have difficulty in accessing the documents and wish to request a paper application pack along with an application form please call 01259 452244 (24 hrs) and leave your details along with the reference number of the post.

Please note that if you are selected for interview you will be notified by e-mail.

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