ADVERT ID 153032

Special Needs Assistant

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St Annes School

St Senan's Rd
Corrovorrin
Ennis
V95 yy26
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MAIN DETAILS

Status:
Active
Level:
Primary
Date Posted:
Fri Jun 11 2021 14:28:45
Application Closing Date:
Fri Jun 25 2021
Commencement Date:
Mon Aug 30 2021
Status of Post:
Fixed-term
Number of Vacancies:
1
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SCHOOL TYPE

School Type:
Special School
School Structure:
Vertical
Gender:
Co-Educational
School Patronage:
Catholic
Total No. of Teaching Staff:
20
Current Enrolment:
116
Droichead school:
No
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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:
St. Anne’s Special School caters for pupils aged 3-18 years with Mild General Learning Disabilities. In addition we have 5 Autism classes and 1 Early Intervention class for Autism. One fixed term position x 16 hours per week Job Share cover exists. A panel of suitable applicants may be set up to fill future vacancies which may occur in the 21/22 school year, including three maternity leave substitute positions of less than 24 weeks which will be filled from this round of interviews.

Experience in a Special School Setting Essential. Essential qualifications as per DES criteria for SNA, Circular 00037/2013. Appointment is subject to current Vetting requirements.

Specific competencies required to meet the special educational needs of the pupils at St Anne's school are as follows: Capability to fulfill the care needs of children aged 3-18 with complex disabilities essential. Experience of working with a multi-disciplinary team essential. Experience of working in a special school setting and working as part of a team providing care needs, i.e. toileting, feeding, managing challenging behaviour essential. Manual handling training, administration of emergency medication for epilepsy, first aid and CPI-MAPA training are all desirable.

Details of 4 referees, 2 professional and 2 personal to be included. Please mark envelope ‘SNA Post application’ and include SAE for return of documents.
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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:
19414I
Apply To:
The Chairperson,
St Anne's School
St Senan's Rd
Corrovorrin
Ennis
V95 yy26
County:
Clare
065 6829072

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