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Learning Support Assistant - Mid Yell Junior High School 

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United KingdomA970, Shetland, ZE2 9LP
Education/Teaching & Tutoring
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Full Time


Advertisement Details Under the direction of the Head Teacher, the Learning Support Assistant is expected to support the delivery of high quality primary education and learning which effectively meets the needs of children.

Mid Yell Junior High School is a non-denominational school located in Mid Yell, Yell.

It provides nursery, primary and secondary education up to S4 for children from Central, Mid and East Yell for Primary and the whole island of Yell for Secondary.

The structure of the school is 1 nursery class, 2 composite primary classes and S1-4 classes.

There are currently a total 106 pupils on the roll.

The school is managed by a Head Teacher and 1 Depute Head Teacher.

The current staffing complement is 18 teachers assisted by support staff as required to meet school demands.

The current Head Teacher is Mr Mark Lawson.

Further information can be found on the schools website at

More detail is provided in the Job Profile, Person Specification and Conditions of Service Summary attached to the bottom of this advert.

Please follow the link(s) below for further information - Additional Information The grade of this post is D/E Rate of pay shown in the advert is inclusive of Distant Islands Allowance of £1.1172 per hour Employees on the first point of grade D will be paid a Scottish Living Wage supplement of £0.03 per hour.

The hourly rate will therefore be £10.19 per hour.

This post is not career graded Permanent Term Time Part Time post for 15.0 Hours per Week, 39 weeks per year plus 6.04 weeks (pro rata) paid holiday to be taken during school holidays Preferred candidates will be required to join the Protecting Vulnerable Groups (PVG) Scheme or undergo a PVG Scheme update prior to a formal offer of employment being made A relocation package does not apply to this post We will pay interview expenses from within Shetland We are happy to talk flexible working During the application process you are required to give the names of two persons not related to you, who we can contact to provide a reference to support your application.

This post is based at Mid Yell Junior High School.

For further details relating to this post, please contact: Mark Lawson, Head Teacher on 01595 745050 or email If you have a disability which prevents you from applying online, please call 01595 744032.