Casual Learning Assistant

Favourite Dumfries & Galloway Council
Ref no: DGA02049
Closes: Tuesday, 28th March 2017
Published: Tuesday, 14th March 2017
Location: Various locations within Dumfries and Galloway, Council Offices, English Street, Dumfries
Rate: £9.96 per hour
Hours: Variable
Contract Type: Casual/Relief
Position Type: Casual/Relief
Organisation: Dumfries & Galloway Council
Category: Education
Sub-category: Learning Support

Job Description



Casual Learning Assistant
Various Locations in Dumfries and Galloway
£9.96 Per Hour


The successful candidate for this post will be expected to support pupils with a range of additional support needs, including learning needs, medical diagnosis and social and emotional needs. They will follow the duties as outlined within the job description.

The successful candidate will hold qualifications at Standard Grade Level 3 (or equivalent) in English and Maths and have prior experience of working with children and young people.

This is a casual post which will be on a day to day basis, based in Primary and Secondary schools.

This post is considered as Regulated Work with Vulnerable Children and/or Protected Adults, under the Protection of Vulnerable Groups (Scotland) Act 2007. From 28 February 2011, preferred candidates will be required to join the PVG Scheme or undergo a PVG scheme update check prior to formal offer of employment being made by Dumfries and Galloway Council.

Applicants who have been resident outside the UK within the last 5 years, if offered a position, in addition to a Disclosure Scotland Check, will be required to provide a completed police record check from the police authority in the country or countries in which they were resident.

For further information please contact:

Clare Clanachan, Area Team Manager (SL) Nithsdale, 01387 273950
Dorothy Aitchison, Area Team Manager (SL) Stewartry, 01387 273950
Colin Turner, Area Team manager (SL) Annandale and Eskdale, 01461 207008

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