Relief Auxiliaries, Lewis and Harris

Favourite Comhairle nan Eilean Siar
Ref no: CNS00728
Closes: Monday, 3rd April 2017
Published: Thursday, 16th March 2017
Location: Comhairle nan Eilean Siar, Council Offices, Sandwick Road, Stornoway, Isle of Lewis
Rate: £9.20 per hour
Hours: Variable
Contract Type: Casual/Relief
Position Type: Casual/Relief
Organisation: Comhairle nan Eilean Siar
Category: Education
Sub-category: Pupil Support

Job Description

The Education & Children’s Services Department is seeking to add to its list of persons who are willing to provide auxiliary support in schools/pre-schools and other education provisions for children and young people with additional support needs during periods of absence of regular post holders. Duties will vary depending on the needs of the children or young people involved but could include: assisting with mobility, eating and with toileting; assisting in the management of children and young people with behavioural difficulties. Some lifting may be required.


You should have an understanding of the basic needs of children together with experience of working with children, either as a parent or in a voluntary or professional capacity. You must have the ability to relate well to children, young people and adults, co operate with others and work effectively as a member of a team. Hours on an as and when required basis. Scottish Local Government Living Wage supplement will be paid for this post.

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