Learning Support Worker - Sound Primary School

Shetland Islands Council
Posted

  • Location: Lerwick
  • £10.43 to £11.94 per hour, F/G GBP 10
  • Hours: Part Time
  • Contact: Please see description
  • Reference: SIC01816

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Sound Primary School is a non-denominational school located in Sound. It provides nursery to P7 education for children from Sound and Gulberwick. The structure of the school is 2 nursery classes (1 am and 1 pm) and 14 primary classes (2 for each year group). There are currently a total 316 pupils on the roll. The school is managed by a Head Teacher and 2 Depute Head Teachers. The current staffing complement is 19 teachers assisted by support staff as required to meet school demands. The Head Teacher is Mrs Ann Marie Angus. Further information can be found on the schools website at http://www.sound.shetland.sch.uk/school/.

To assist in the management and education of children and young people with additional support needs (ASN).

A Learning Support Worker may be asked to work with any child or group of children either within a department or within a mainstream class. They may be asked to work alongside and with specific guidance from any teacher within a School. Work around an individual child may be based on an individualised education programme. This programme is followed by all staff working with the child / young person and may involve working with professionals and therapists e.g. Speech Therapist, Occupational Therapist, Physiotherapist, Child Psychologist, etc.

More detail is provided in the Job Profile, Person Specification and Conditions of Service Summary attached to the bottom of this advert.

Please follow the links below for further information -

www.shetland.gov.uk

Additional Information The grade of this post is F/G Rate of pay shown in the advert is inclusive of Distant Islands Allowance of £1.0608 per hour This post is not career graded Permanent Term Time Part Time post for 30.0 Hours per Week hours per week, 39.00 weeks per year plus 6.04 weeks (pro rata) paid holiday to be taken during school holidays Preferred candidates will be required to join the Protecting Vulnerable Groups (PVG) Scheme or undergo a PVG Scheme update A relocation package does not apply to this post We will pay interview expenses from within Shetland Not suitable for Remote Working

During the application process you are required to give the names of two persons not related to you, who we can contact to provide a reference to support your application.

This post is based at Sound Primary School, Sound, Lerwick

For further details relating to this post, please contact: Ann-Marie Angus - Head Teacher - 01595 744925 - Ann-Marie.Angus@shetland.gov.uk

If you have a disability which prevents you from applying online, please call 01595 744032.

Applications must be made online at myjobscotland.gov.uk

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