ADVERT ID 152952

Special Needs Assistant

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Cara Junior School

Banduff Road
Mayfield
Cork
Cork
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MAIN DETAILS

Status:
Active
Level:
Primary
Date Posted:
Fri Jun 11 2021 09:57:08
Application Closing Date:
Fri Jun 25 2021
Commencement Date:
Wed Sep 1 2021
Status of Post:
Permanent
Number of Vacancies:
2
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SCHOOL TYPE

School Type:
Special School
School Structure:
Junior School
Gender:
Co-Educational
School Patronage:
Catholic
Total No. of Teaching Staff:
13
Current Enrolment:
72
Droichead school:
Yes
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POST DETAILS

Panel of Applicants:
An internal panel of suitable applicants may be set up to fill vacancies which may occur within a specific time period (four months for teacher posts and the duration of the school year for SNA posts) from the date on which the Board approves the successful candidate.
Additional Information:
Cara Junior School is a special school for pupils aged 4-12 years who have a dual diagnosis of ASD and an Intellectual Disability between the Mild to Moderate range.
There are currently 13 teachers and 37 Special Needs Assistants on the staff.

Criteria for this position are as follows:

Relevant QQI/FETAC qualifications and experience in working with children with Autism, Intellectual Disability and Challenging Behaviour are essential.

Experience of working in a special school or special class setting would be essential . Additional childcare and/or other relevant qualifications/courses (e.g. First Aid, Positive Behaviour Support Strategies, MAPA, PECS, Lámh Module1, etc) would be highly desirable.

A panel will be created from interviews to fill fixed term, maternity leave and other positions expected this year.

Applicants who are deemed to be members of the SNA Supplementary Panel with supplementary panel rights, must furnish a certified copy of a completed Panel Form PF1 with their application.

Short listing may apply.
Late applications will not be accepted.


Interviews are expected to be held mid July 2021.

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APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS

  • Letter of Application

  • Referees (name, role, contact no.)

  • Copy of Certificates, Diplomas, Degrees

  • Standard Application Form for SNA Posts
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Applications may be submitted by

  • Post
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APPLY TO THIS JOB VACANCY

Roll Number:
20354A
Apply To:
The Chairperson of the Board of Management
Cara Junior School
Banduff Road
Mayfield
Cork
County:
Cork
Enquiries To:
0214643060

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