- Location: Motherwell
- £18,708 to £19,911 per annum, NLC04
- Hours: Part Time
- Contact: Please see description
- Reference: NLA04868
NLC4 – £18,708 - £19,911 Pro Rata
A range of exciting opportunities are available within North Lanarkshire to assist children who have a broad range of additional support needs.
As an Additional Support Needs Assistant (ASNA) you will work with children, some of whom have needs of a severe or complex nature, to support them in their school environment.
You may be involved in classroom related duties such as the preparation of classwork and materials, setting up and operating teaching aids, recording programmes and reprographic work but there will also be a requirement to care for children, assist with their personal hygiene requirements and ensure the maintenance of stocks of hygiene sundries where necessary. Daily reception and departure of children and messenger or escort duties will also be a part of the role.
Recent experience working with children on a voluntary capacity or in a school situation is essential, as are good communication and interpersonal relationship skills. A willingness to undertake training as required is also essential. Experience of working with children/young people who have additional needs is desirable. Qualifications in Standard grade/O-grade (or equivalent) English and Maths/Arithmetic are also desirable.
You will require to become a Protecting Vulnerable Groups (PVG) Scheme member prior to commencing in this role.
SSSC registration may also be required dependent on placement.
Please note that if you successfully complete this process you will be part of a supply register.
Work Pattern – Monday, Tuesday & Thursday 8.55am-3.40pm, Wednesday & Friday 8.55am-2.55pm
Fixed Term until June 2020
Please note, from 1st April 2019 all new employees to North Lanarkshire Council will be paid on a 4-weekly basis.
Alternative Application Packs can be requested in other formats for example, Large Print, Braille, and Audio. To request an alternative Application Pack please phone 01698 403151.
We are a Disability Confident Leader and offer a guaranteed interview to applicants who consider themselves to be disabled and who meet the essential criteria for the job.
North Lanarkshire Council - Recruitment Charter
Applications must be made online at myjobscotland.gov.uk