Communities and Families
Pupil Support Assistant (3 Posts)
Broughton High School
Salary: £14,944 - £16,850 (pro rata for part-time and sessional 39 weeks)
Hours: 30 (Monday - Friday)
Post 1: 30 hours Monday - Friday, Permanent (2 Posts)
Post 2: 17 hours Wednesday - Friday, fixed term 29 June 2018
We are looking for an enthusiastic and caring person who will enjoy working with teenagers who have additional support needs. The successful candidate will be positive, enthusiastic, hardworking and will be expected to support students in a range of subjects across the secondary school curriculum.
Desired qualities:Flexibility. Empathy. Resilience . Organised. Committed to providing the best additional support to our students. Able to quickly form positive relationships with students. Academic skills to effectively support students in a variety of subjects. Keen to support students outside of the classroom during keyworker sessions, breaks, lesson changeovers,
school arrival/departure assistance and lunchtimes.Willingness to assist students with toileting and movement around the school building. Energy and a positive attitude. A good sense of humour.
If you feel you would enjoy this rewarding role we would love to hear from you
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.
Closing Date: 22 June 2017
Applications must be made online at myjobscotland.gov.uk