Based at Goodlyburn Primary School, you will work as part of a team to support with a range of additional support needs. You will assist teachers in promoting achievement and raising the standards of pupil attainment and provide general support in relation to the needs of the class and individuals’ care, health and well-being and safety; to ensure a secure and safe environment.
When completing your application for this post, please ensure that you provide contact details for two referees, including email addresses. One should be your current or most recent employer. If you are already employed as a teacher with Perth & Kinross Council, you are only required to provide 1 reference, which must be from your current Head Teacher.
We are looking for a nurturing and enthusiastic team member who has a mature approach to working with children and supporting their academic, social and emotional development. You should be confident to use your own initiative and understand that working with children has the requirement to respect confidentiality.
Experience of working with children and/or young people with additional support needs is desirable as is the ability to communicate effectively by building positive relationships with children who have a range of learning needs.
As part of our safer recruitment measures, Perth & Kinross Council carries out rigorous checks on the right to work in the UK, qualifications, employment history, including references, and fitness to undertake the post.
Some jobs may have been traditionally carried out predominately by one gender, but we would encourage you to apply if you meet the requirements, irrespective of your gender.
Closing date: 17/02/2019
Goodlyburn Primary School, Crieff Road, Perth