- Location: Edinburgh
- £16,287 to £18,316 per annum, Grade 3
- Hours: Part Time
- Contact: Please see description
- Reference: EDN12268
Communities and Families
Pupil Support Assistant - fixed term contract to 26 June 2020
James Gillespie's Primary School
Salary: £16,287 - £18,316 (pro rata for part-time and sessional) plus living wage allowance if applicable
Hours: 28.75 hrs per week, term-time only (39 weeks per year)
This post is working with children with additional support needs including autism, physical disabilities and a variety of learning difficulties. Experience of working with children aged 3-12 is essential. Experience of working with children with autism is desirable. Ability to work as part of a flexible team and using their own initiative is essential.
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.
Applications must be made online at myjobscotland.gov.uk