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  • Ref no: CLA02018
  • Published: 24/1/2020
  • Closes: 6/2/2020
  • Location: Coalsnaughton Primary School, School Terrace, FK13 6JU
  • Salary: £18,578.52 - £20,878.02 per year pro rata
  • Contract Type: Permanent
  • Position Type: Term Time Part Time
  • Hours: 15 hours per week

Applications for this job cannot be made online. Please refer to the advert for further information.

Job Description

Learning Assistants work collaboratively as a member of the school team or specialist educational service under the direction or supervision of the Head Teacher or designate, to promote effective learning, teaching, personal development, health and well being and an atmosphere of achievement.


Learning Assistants provide support to teachers to facilitate effective and efficient use of resources in the promotion of teaching and learning and the raising of attainment in the classroom.


Learning Assistants contribute to raising achievement and help in the general supervision, safety and care of pupils by supporting the learning process. They support pupils including those with additional support needs whose difficulties may arise from behaviour, learning, sensory or physical impairment or family circumstances.


Learning Assistants work with pupils on a one to one basis or in groups in any appropriate setting.  They require to work flexibly depending on the need of the school.


Learning Assistant tasks will normally be taken from the list below, being allocated by the HT or Designate.  Duties and responsibilities may change from time to time to meet individual need or circumstances without changing the level of responsibility entailed.



Please note that this Learning Assistant role requires for your to be registered with the SSSC.


You will be required to undergo a disclosure check prior to a formal offer of employment being made by Clackmannanshire Council and the cost of this check which will be deducted from your salary.


Should you have difficulty in accessing the documents and wish to request a paper application pack along with an application form please call 01259 452244 (24 hrs) and leave your details along with the reference number of the post.


Please note that if you are selected for interview you will be notified by e-mail.


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