ASN Support Worker, Lewis

Favourite Comhairle nan Eilean Siar
Ref no: CNS01085
Closes: Wednesday, 13th December 2017
Published: Thursday, 30th November 2017
Location: Sandwick Learning Centre, Sandwick, Isle of Lewis
Salary: £9,995 - £11,144 per year
Hours: 15.00 hours per week
Contract Type: Fixed Term
Position Type: Part Time
Organisation: Comhairle nan Eilean Siar
Category: Education
Sub-category: Pupil Support

Job Description

Required for 15 hours per week (worked late afternoon, Monday - Friday).

The postholder will provide behavioural and care support in community settings for children with complex and profound special needs. You will assist in the design and implementation of Behaviour Management Programmes for vulnerable children and assist children with intimate care needs.


You should have experience of working with children – professionally or voluntarily – who have severe / profound learning difficulties and challenging behaviour and their families.  An understanding of factors which affect children’s behaviour, learning and development is essential along with the ability to remain calm in difficult situations. A driving licence and own transport is essential for this post.

Appointment to the post is on a fixed term basis for six months.

Salary for the above post is inclusive of Distant Islands Allowance.  Appointment to the post will be on the first point of scale.

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