Additional Support Needs Assistant (Part Time - Term Time) (Temporary)

Favourite Renfrewshire Council
Ref no: REN02732
Closes: Wednesday, 24th January 2018
Published: Wednesday, 10th January 2018
Location: Fordbank Primary School, Teviot Terrace.
Salary: £11,423 - £13,217 per year
Hours: 27.50 hours per week
Contract Type: Temporary
Position Type: Term Time Part Time
Organisation: Renfrewshire Council
Category: Education
Sub-category: Pupil Support


Based at Fordbank Primary School, Teviot Terrace, Johnstone We are looking for a highly motivated person who is committed to working with young people/pupils with Additional Support Needs. Support staff are deployed to support young people within schools and other establishments across Renfrewshire.
You will report to and be managed by the head of establishment on a day to day basis with further direction by class teachers. You must be able to support pupils who have a wide range of needs, including personal care. It is essential that you have good literacy and numeracy skills and have experience in the use of computers; previous experience working with primary and/ or secondary and /or Pre 5 aged children; be flexible; be committed to the task involved; a general aptitude for working with young people in various curricular areas and the ability to work as part of a team.
It is desirable that you have appropriate qualifications for working with children, are willing to undertake further training and that you have the ability to deal diplomatically with children if difficult situations arise. If successful, you will be required to undertake a Disclosure Scotland check, the level of check will be determined by the duties of the post. If you would like further information in relation to the Disclosure Scotland checks, please visit
Closing date - Wednesday 24 January 2018

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