ADVERT ID 160304

Special Needs Assistant

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St John of God School

Islandbridge
Islandbridge
D08P89W
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MAIN DETAILS

Status:
Deactivated
Level:
Primary
Date Posted:
Wed Sep 15 2021 12:40:47
Application Closing Date:
Wed Sep 22 2021
Commencement Date:
Fri Oct 1 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:
14
Current Enrolment:
89
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:
St. John of God School is a special school that provides education for pupils aged 4-18 years. Pupils have moderate, severe or profound general learning disabilities. Some pupils have additional complex needs that may include ASD and/ or behaviours that are challenging.

Essential Criteria:
- SNA or similar Fetac Level 5+ qualification.
- Experience of working across the range of special educational needs as
described.
- Experience of supporting pupils whose behaviour may challenge others.
- Respect for the ethos of the school.
- Strong work ethic
- Positive outlook
- Work well as part of a team.
- Experience and training in Lámh, Positive Behaviour Support, TEACCH; visual
communication systems; sensory profiling

Desirable Criteria:
Training in first aid, manual handling, administration of buccal midazolam.

The successful candidate might be required to assist in catering for the purpose of a specific pupil.

Only applications via email will be considered and please mark in the subject of the email 'SNA application'.

Appointments will be subject to current Garda vetting requirements, Occupational Health Screening and satisfactory references.
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APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS

  • Letter of Application

  • Copy of Certificates, Diplomas, Degrees

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

  • Email
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APPLY TO THIS JOB VACANCY

Roll Number:
19151C
Apply To:
applications@stjohnofgodschool.com
County:
Dublin
Postal District:
Dublin 8
01 6741534
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