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  • Ref no: EAY03676
  • Published: 30/7/19
  • Closes: 10/8/19
  • Location: Across East Ayrshire
  • Salary: £16,507.00
  • Contract Type: Temporary
  • Position Type: Full Time
  • Hours: 35 hours per week

Applications for this job cannot be made online. Please refer to the advert for further information.

Job Description

To train and assist in the provision of technical support required to support teaching and learning, within the Science and Technical curriculum, including the safe storage and use of equipment and chemicals in line with Health and Safety statutory duties in order to assist with the promotion, delivery and integration of the key objectives in relation to those identified within the Education Service and Plan and the Community Plan.



The duties of the post involve Regulated Work with children and/or protected adults, as specified in the Protection of Vulnerable Groups (Scotland) Act 2007.  Successful applicants for such posts will be required to become a Protecting Vulnerable Groups (PVG) Scheme member in respect of Regulated Work with either or both of these groups as appropriate, or if they are already a Scheme member, be subject to a PVG Scheme Record Update, before any formal offer of employment can be made by East Ayrshire Council.

Please note:- PVG members' records are constantly updated with any new vetting information that arises.  Any information that is disclosed on a PVG Scheme Record or Scheme Record Update, if relevant to the post being applied for, will be discussed with the applicant prior to any formal offer of employment being made.


The salary for the post is £16,507 per annum. You will receive 80% in the first year, 90% in the second year and 100% in the third year.  The post is based at Kilmarnock Academy, Sutherland Drive Kilmarnock.

The post is temporary for a period of 3 years to enable the successful candidate to gain an SVQ Level 3 in Applied Science. There will be a requirement to attend college as well as being provided with on the job training, and the expectation is that you will successfully complete each year of your training and qualification.


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