Relief Support for Learning Assistant, Uist & Barra

Favourite Comhairle nan Eilean Siar
Ref no: CNS01101
Closes: Monday, 29th January 2018
Published: Thursday, 11th January 2018
Location: Lionacleit Education Centre, Liniclate, Creagorry, Isle of Benbecula
Rate: £10.21 per hour
Hours: Variable
Contract Type: Fixed Term
Position Type: Casual/Relief
Organisation: Comhairle nan Eilean Siar
Category: Education
Sub-category: Pupil Support

Job Description

This post provides support for children with additional support needs.

Duties include: working in mainstream classes, assisting pupils with school work, under the direction of class teacher; supervision of children at intervals and lunch breaks; assisting in the management of children and young people with behavioural difficulties.

Requirements

You must have: experience of working with children, as a parent or in a voluntary or professional capacity; an understanding of the basic needs of children; the ability to co-operate with others and work effectively as a member of a team; a patient, cheerful personality with a flexible, open and caring approach.

Salary for the above post is inclusive of Distant Islands Allowance.