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Comhairle nan Eilean Siar, Council Offices, Sandwick Road, Stornoway, Isle of Lewis, HS1 2BW
£20,237 - £25,401 per year
Contract Type:
Position Type:
Part Time
21 hours per week

Job Description

Required on a permanent basis, for Lewis & HarrisSchools, to implement the Council’s Inclusion Policy by working with schools and other agencies to support pupils with additional support needs.

All practice underpins the duties required under the Education (Additional Support for Learning) (Scotland) Act 2004, updated 2009 & Education Scotland Act (2016) as summarised in the guidance document Supporting Children’s Learning - Code of Practice.

You will be required to work collaboratively and in partnership with schools to support pupils with additional support needs, ensure the Council’s staged intervention process is implemented, advise on appropriate materials to allow pupils access to a differentiated curriculum and/or elaborated curriculum and regularly assess pupil’s educational, social, emotional and behavioural needs and devise and implement methods of effectively meeting those needs.


The successful candidate must have an appropriate degree / diploma in Teaching and GTC Scotland Registration and have teaching experience of pupils with a broad range of additional support needs.

A driving licence is essential.

The Individual

The above teaching post is a part time, permanent position and the salary is in accordance with current regulations plus £1,359 distant islands allowance.

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