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Classroom Assistant, Willowbank School, Kilmarnock - EAY09937

Vacancy information
Reference EAY09937
Closing date 23/05/2024
Service East Ayrshire Council
Based at Willowbank School Grassyards Road Kilmarnock
Salary £23,114.00 to £24,133.00
Hours hours per week
Contract type Temporary
Work from home No

Job Description

Provide support to learners and teachers by undertaking a range of non-teaching duties, including classroom administration and practical tasks such as contributing to the preparation of teaching materials in order to assist with the promotion, delivery and integration of the key objectives in relation to those identified within the Education Service Plan and the Community Plan.



The duties of the post involve Regulated Work with children and/or protected adults, as specified in the Protection of Vulnerable Groups (Scotland) Act 2007. Successful applicants for such posts will be required to become a Protecting Vulnerable Groups (PVG) Scheme member in respect of Regulated Work with either or both of these groups as appropriate, or if they are already a Scheme member, be subject to a PVG Scheme Record Update, before any formal offer of employment can be made by East Ayrshire Council. Please note:- PVG members' records are constantly updated with any new vetting information that arises. Any information that is disclosed on a PVG Scheme Record or Scheme Record Update, if relevant to the post being applied for, will be discussed with the applicant prior to any formal offer of employment being made.



Commencing in August 2024, these are 2 x temporary part time, term time posts based at Willowbank School, Kilmarnock. The hours of work will be 27.5 hours per week Monday - Friday, to be worked at the direction of the Line Manager.

Willowbank School is a primary and secondary school for pupils with severe, complex and profound additional support needs. Experience of working with children with Additional Support Needs would be advantageous.

The full time salary for these posts is between £23,114 – £24,133 per annum.

The actual term time, part time salary for these posts is between £15,577 - £16,263 per annum.

This is a temporary post up until 30th June 2025.

Interviews for these posts will take place w/c 3rd June 2024.

We follow the national guidance in relation to pre-employment checks namely “Safer Recruitment Through Better Recruitment”. With regards to requests for references and in line with this guidance, during your application process you should provide details of a minimum of two appropriate and relevant references, one of which should be from your current or most recent employer. It is also a requirement that the reference from your current or most recent employer is from an appropriate senior manager and it is not a reference from a former peer operating at the same level.

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