- St Sylvester's School Abbey Street Elgin Moray, IV30 1DA
- £19,066.84 - £20,452.12 per year pro rata
- Contract Type:
- Position Type:
- Term Time Part Time
- 10.5 hours per week
Assist teaching staff in providing a supportive and positive learning experience for children with additional support needs, assisting them with their personal needs and promoting their independence.
Support Learning and Teaching Activities.
Provide support to children and young people with additional support needs.
Attend to the personal care and health including the medical needs of pupils with additional support needs and assist in maintaining a safe, healthy and hygienic environment.
Support pupils with their mobility needs.
Experience of working with children & young adults of school age in a caring and supportive environment
Educated to ‘standard’ level or equivalent and a demonstrable understanding of English and Arithmetic.
Ability to observe professional confidentiality and implement sound judgement
Ability to use initiative
Ability to communicate at all levels
Ability to work under guidance and direction of teaching staff
Ability to assist young people with special educational needs in personal/medical care.
Ability to express a patient and non-confrontational approach when dealing with children and young people who display challenging behaviour.
Ability to demonstrate empathy and tolerance and to respond positively to a variety of additional support needs
Ability and commitment to undertake further training /development as required
Rapport with children/young adults
Flexible and adaptable to the changing needs of the Service
Ability to work as part of a team
Effective interpersonal skills and organisational skills
Ability to work under pressure in a demanding environment
Able to assist in and carry out certain lifting tasks associated with the care of dependant young people
Temporary up to 1 July 2022
Closing Date: 28 January 2022
Starting Salary: £19,066 (pro rata)
£9.91 per hour
10.5 hours per week (term time only)
For further information contact: St Sylvester's Primary, 01343 541453