Job Description

LOCATION: Dundee City Council – Various Locations in Dundee, DD1 1NL
SALARY: £15,071 – £15,502 per year pro rata
POSITION TYPE: Term Time Part Time

Job Description

Based in one of our secondary schools, you will work part time, term time on a temporary basis.

The advertised salary is for 32.5 hours per week, term time, if you work other part time hours you will be paid pro rata.

If you have any queries please contact Janette Kerr 01382 433984 or email


You will have a minimum level of qualification at SCQF level 5 including English and Maths at level 4 or above.

Ability to undertake HNC and SVQ Level 3 training or PDA ESQ qualification.


You will work as part of a cohesive support staff team providing a flexible and comprehensive support service throughout the school day. You will assist the Principal Teacher (SFL) and class teachers in the provision of educational programmes designed to meet the requirements of children and young people with additional support and wellbeing needs.

The Individual

You will have experience of working with children and young people, including those with learning needs.

You will also have experience of word processing, computer input and general admin duties with good communication and keyboard skills.

You will have the ability to work well under direction, use own initiative as required and work as part of a team.

You will be reliable and conscientious with a friendly, open nature and a flexible attitude to sharing responsibilities and willingness to undertake training.

This post is considered Regulated Work with Children and/or Protected Adults, under the Protection of Vulnerable Groups (Scotland) Act 2007. The preferred candidates will be required to join the PVG Scheme, or undergo a PVG Scheme update check, prior to a formal offer of employment being made by Dundee City Council.