Required for 24 hours per week, term time, this post provides support for children with additional support needs.
Duties include: working in mainstream classes, assisting pupils with school work, under the direction of class teacher; supervision of children at intervals and lunch breaks; assisting in the management of children and young people with behavioural difficulties.
You must have: experience of working with children, as a parent or in a voluntary or professional capacity; an understanding of the basic needs of children; the ability to co-operate with others and work effectively as a member of a team; a patient, cheerful personality with a flexible, open and caring approach.
This is a fixed term post for a temporary period to cover sickness absence.
Salary for the above post is inclusive of Distant Islands Allowance. Appointment to the post will be on the first point of grade.