Support for Learning Assistant, Stornoway Primary

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Ref no: CNS01100
Closes: Monday, 29th January 2018
Published: Thursday, 11th January 2018
Location: Stornoway Primary School, Jamieson Drive, Stornoway, Isle of Lewis
Salary: £5,354 per year
Hours: 12.00 hours per week
Contract Type: Fixed Term
Position Type: Term Time Part Time
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.


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.

Fixed term to 28 June 2018.

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