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Education Support Co-ordinator

Education Support  (East Scotland) Fostering Relations – based Dalgety Bay

Hours - PART TIME – 18.5 hours per week (over three days)

Area: Office Based in Dalgety Bay with travel across Scotland

Actual Salary - £17800 and £1500 Car Allowance

Fostering Relations is a well-established and respected Independent Fostering Agency.

We are looking to recruit a GTC registered teacher, qualified to degree level in education (minimum five years education experience preferably in the secondary sector). You must be motivated, enthusiastic. conscientious and creative with a passion for working with, and on behalf of, children and young people. You will work alongside our team of Supervising Social Workers, Foster Carers and another Education Support worker (west) to ensure high quality education outcomes for the children in placement.

The Education Support role requirements are:

  • Child centred, you should have experience of working with challenging children with a variety of additional support needs and the ability to communicate effectively with other professionals at all levels, to support our foster carers advocate with local authorities, social care providers and schools on behalf of our fostered children.
  • Able to work as part of a multidisciplinary team, managing your own time
  • A good knowledge of ASN legislation and statutory LAC legislation
  • Driver/Insurance/ PVG

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and we expect all employees to share this commitment and undertake appropriate checks.

We are an Equal Opportunities Employer.

Quick Information

Type
Permanent - Part Time

Location:
Dalgety Bay

Salary:
£17,900 & £1,500 Car Allowance

Role:
Education Support Officer

Category:
Healthcare, Nursing & Social Services

Closing Date:
2017-11-10

Supporting files:

Job Description
Policy Document

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