School Support Assistant - Queensferry Community High School - EDN11789

City of Edinburgh Council
Posted

  • Location: South Queensferry
  • £16,287 to £18,316 per annum, Grade 3
  • Hours: Full Time
  • Contact: Please see description
  • Reference: EDN11789

Job Description

Communities and Families

School Support Assistant
Queensferry Community High School

Salary: £16,287 - £18,316 pa (pro rata for term time sessional) plus living wage allowance if applicable
Hours: 36 per week

A vacancy has arisen for a full-time sessional (term time) School Support Assistant at Queensferry High School. The postholder will undertake a range of tasks from the School Support Assistant remit ~ see fuller details attached. This post will also require the successful candidate to undertake first aid training and act as one of the school’s registered first aiders. An additional allowance is added to the above salary for this purpose.

Queensferry Community High School is a non-denominational secondary school built in 1969, which serves the area of north west Edinburgh. It draws most of its students from Dalmeny, Echline, Kirkliston and Queensferry primary schools. The catchment area comprises of students from a range of socio-economic backgrounds.

The school is firmly committed to raising attainment and promoting achievement. This is a whole school priority in improvement planning and reflects local, CEC and national priorities.

The school will benefit from a new building scheduled for completion in 2020. Further information can be obtained at www.queensferryhigh.co.uk.

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

The City of Edinburgh Council applies a Living Wage allowance to ensure that all employees earn at least £9.07 per hour. Successful applicants will be paid the hourly rate as advertised, plus the allowance, in order to bring their earnings to £9.07 per hour.

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