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Ref no:
REN06214
Published:
23/7/2021
Closes:
9/8/2021
Location:
West Primary School, Newton Street., PA1 2RL
Salary:
£21,705 - £22,363 per year
Contract Type:
Temporary
Position Type:
Term Time Full Time
Hours:
35 hours per week

This position has expired.

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Based at West Primary School, Newton Street, Paisley.

This post offers an exciting opportunity to support young people to improve their educational outcomes. Renfrewshire’s Home Link Service is a well regarded service offering a range of innovative supports to children, young people and their families. Reporting to the area Home Link Senior, and working closely with Home Link Workers and school staff, you will provide additional support to those pupils at secondary school level and during primary to secondary transition who, due to social, emotional and behavioural difficulties, are at risk of exclusion from school.

Working in partnership with schools and interagency colleagues to implement GIRFEC you will assist with the support of identified pupils in school as part of an agreed child’s plan.

Working in partnership with schools and interagency colleagues to implement GIRFEC you will assist with the support of identified pupils in school as part of an agreed child’s plan.

You will have experience of working within an education and /or community setting and of working with vulnerable children and/or young people experiencing social, emotional and behavioural difficulties. Experience of group work, home visiting and behaviour support strategies would be advantageous. You will work well as part of a team and have effective interpersonal and communication skills.

While qualifications are not essential, it would be advantageous if you possessed an SVQ level 3 or equivalent in a relevant subject.

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 www.disclosurescotland.co.uk.

Closing Date - Monday 9 August 2021

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