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Pitlochry High School, Pitlochry, PH16 5ET
£10,525 - £11,159 per year
Contract Type:
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Term Time Part Time
25 hours per week

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Job Description

Primary School Support Assistant - PKC07800
£10,525 - £11,159 (25 Hours per week, Term-time only)
Pitlochry High School, Primary Department

Pitlochry High School is an All Through School with children ranging in age from 2 to 16 years.  

We are looking for an enthusiastic, positive and caring person to work within the Primary area of the school.

Duties will include supporting children in class, also during lunchtimes and breaktimes either in dining hall or class, as well as playground supervision as required.

You will have responsibility for the safety and welfare of our pupils during this time.  Some first aid may be involved but training will be available.

The Individual

We are looking for a caring individual who can relate well to all primary ages and have had previous experience of working with children.

You must be able to deal calmly and fairly with playground disputes and have an understanding of restorative approaches.

Basic first aid and child protection knowledge would be beneficial, although training will be given. 

For further information on this vacancy, please contact Elaine Liney, Head Teacher on 01796 474666.

When completing your application for this post, please ensure that you provide contact details (including e-mail addresses) for two referees. One should be your current or most recent employer.

Please APPLY ONLINE.  Facilities are available at all public libraries in Perth and Kinross.  If you have a disability and require reasonable adjustments, please call 01738 475555 to discuss.

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A healthy work life balance is important to Perth & Kinross Council and we provide supportive management and flexible working arrangements to help you achieve a healthy work life balance. You will have access to training and support for continued professional development.

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. 

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