Education Support Officer - ASN

Recruiter
myjobscotland
Location
Aberdeen, UK
Salary
Competitive
Posted
22 Aug 2019
Closes
28 Aug 2019
Ref
1241908975
Sector
Education
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Job Description
Before applying for this job, it is important that you read the Applicant Guidance by clicking on this link and the Job Profile attached. These explain the job role and the type of person we're looking for.

Location: Marischal College
Duration: 1 x Permanent 1 x Fixed Term up to 18 months from start date

As Corporate Parents, Aberdeen City Council has responsibility for children and young people who are Looked After under the Children (Scotland) Act 1995. The Virtual School in Aberdeen City was set up to support the educational achievement of the children they look after, at both a strategic and operational level, regardless of where they are educated.

Job Purpose:
To support the Virtual School Head Teacher to drive improvements in the educational progress and attainment/achievement of all children looked after by Aberdeen City Council.
Requirements
The post holder needs to hold as a minimum:
Degree level education
Relevant teaching experience
Registration with the General Teaching Council for Scotland
PVG Membership for Regulated Work with Children and/or Protected Adults or willingness to obtain prior to a formal offer of employment being made.
Responsibilities
The post holder is expected to demonstrate:
A sound understanding of the structure and principles of the General Teaching Council Scotland's Professional Standards for teachers
Data handling and data analysis skills
Presentation skills
Project management skills
An ability to work closely with staff across sectors and to offer advice as necessary
Ability to work with parents/carers to achieve the best outcome for the pupil
Ability and readiness to represent the Local Authority at local/national events as requested.
The Individual
Please see the job profile for further details.

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