Pupil Support Assistant - Gilmerton Primary School - fixed term until June 2020 - part-time term-tim

Edinburgh Technopole, UK
14 Jun 2019
18 Jun 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
Job Description
Communities and Families

Pupil Support Assistant - Fixed term until 26/06/2020
Gilmerton Primary School

Salary: £16,287 - £18,316 (pro rata for part-time and sessional 39 weeks) plus living wage allowance if applicable
Hours: 27.50 per week, term-time only (39 weeks per year)

Within our caring community, Gilmerton Primary School aims to promote a love of learning that will evolve and continue for life. The school mission statement 'Learning for Life' embodies this aim. Our school values encourage us to be respectful, resilient and responsible.

Gilmerton Primary School is organised into eighteen classes from P1-P7 and the current school role is 460. The leadership team also have responsibility for The Spinney Lane Nursery which currently caters for 64 children on a full-time and part-time basis.

Our priorities for 2019/2020 include developing a whole school nurturing ethos, continuing to raise attainment in literacy and to continue to develop consistency in learning and teaching across the school.
The school is led by a management team of a Head Teacher, two Depute Head Teachers, a Principal Teacher and a Business Manager. There is one part-time and one full-time Support for Learning Teachers. The leadership team is ably supported by a School Administrator, a team of Pupil Support Assistants and a Service Support Officer.

We are looking for an enthusiastic and skilled Pupil Support Assistant for Gilmerton Primary School.

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.

The City of Edinburgh Council applies a Living Wage allowance to ensure that all employees earn at least £9.07 per hour. Successful applicants will be paid the hourly rate as advertised, plus the allowance, in order to bring their earnings to £9.07 per hour.

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