ADVERT ID 153291

Special Needs Assistant

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Dripsey NS

Station Road
Dripsey
P12HE64
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MAIN DETAILS

Status:
Deactivated
Level:
Primary
Date Posted:
Mon Jun 14 2021 22:28:39
Application Closing Date:
Tue Jun 29 2021
Commencement Date:
Wed Sep 1 2021
Status of Post:
Fixed-term
Number of Vacancies:
1
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SCHOOL TYPE

School Type:
Mainstream with Special Classes
School Structure:
Vertical
Gender:
Co-Educational
School Patronage:
Catholic
Total No. of Teaching Staff:
7
Current Enrolment:
90
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:
This is for a job share position on a week on/week off basis for the 2021/2022 school year.

The successful applicant will be required to work in an ASD class for the duration of the Infant day and in a mainstream class for the remainder of the school day.

Significant experience working with pupils with ASD and communication difficulties is required. 

Candidates must demonstrate practical experience with promotion of positive behaviour strategies as well as the ability to work well within a team and display a strong work ethic.

 Evidence of CPD in the area of Special Education is advantageous as well as displaying a commitment to ongoing CPD engagement.  

Experience of working in a special school/special class setting and other relevant qualifications/courses as well as distinct knowledge in TEACCH, Lámh, PECS and Boardmaker is beneficial.

Candidates shortlisted for interview will be asked to bring copies of their qualifications to the interview.

Interviews will be held on the week beginning July 12th.
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APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS

  • Letter of Application

  • Referees (name, role, contact no.)

  • CV (Unbound/Slide Binder)
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Applications may be submitted by

  • Post
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APPLY TO THIS JOB VACANCY

Roll Number:
17245B
Apply To:
The Chairperson
Dripsey NS
Station Road
Dripsey
P12HE64

Please mark envelope "SNA Application".
County:
Cork
Enquiries To:
021 7334415

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