1 x 20 per week, 39 weeks per year Fixed Term to 31 March 2022
The closing date for this post is provisionally set at 28 November 2021. West Lothian Council reserve the right to close this post early depending on applicant response levels
We are keen to employ a diverse workforce that reflects the people of Scotland. We welcome applications from all backgrounds and particularly from groups currently under-represented, including people with disabilities, those from minority ethnic communities or from socio-economically disadvantaged backgrounds
This is an exciting opportunity to join the enthusiastic and committed staff team in Our Lady of Lourdes Primary School, Blackburn who put relationships at the heart of all they do.
The role of the pupil support worker in the school will be to provide support to ensure children are included, respected and engaged in their milestone curriculum. The successful candidate will bringing enthusiasm as well as a knowledge of child development. They will ensure nurturing relationships between staff and learners, while developing effective relationships for named pupils between nursery and home. As a team, they will provide high quality interactions and support the Our Lady of Lourdes Primary to deliver creative learning and teaching experiences, which meet the needs of all our learners.
This position requires registration with the SSSC. The successful candidate will have six months from commencement in this post to register with the SSSC. If you are already registered with SSSC you will be required to add West Lothian Council to your account
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 West Lothian Council.