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ADVERT ID 101186 *

Special Needs Assistant

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Drogheda ABACAS Special School

FAO: Chairperson
Address: Drogheda ABACAS Special School, Congress Ave, Drogheda Co Louth
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MAIN DETAILS

Status:
Deactivated
Level:
Primary
Date Posted:
Sun May 13 2018 20:50:13
Application Closing Date:
Mon May 28 2018
Commencement Date:
Mon Aug 27 2018
Status of Post:
Fixed-term
Number of Vacancies:
3
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SCHOOL TYPE

School Type:
Special School
School Structure:
Vertical
Gender:
Co-Educational
School Patronage:
Other
Total number of staff:
40
Current Enrolment:
30
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POST DETAILS

Panel of Applicants:
A panel of suitable applicants may be set up to fill vacancies which may occur within a four month period from the date on which the Board approves the successful candidate.
Additional Information:
Drogheda ABACAS Special School caters for children with autism & complex needs between the ages of 3 -18. We are currently looking for Special Needs Assistants to cover 3 Career Break positions for the 2018/219 school year. Candidates must hold qualifications as per Department of Education & Skills and valid certificates in First Aid, Manual Handling. Candidates must be able to provide evidence of substantial experience working with children with autism in a special school setting or similar. Duties include working with students of all ages, feeding, nappy changing, toileting, assisting students in the swimming pool, community outings and supporting students while on community outings & supporting students with challenging behaviours. Candidates must have a strong work ethic, respect the ethos of the school, and be able to work as part of a team and work under the direction of the classroom teacher. Candidates must be flexible and demonstrate a willingness to avail of further training. Please observe applications requirements. Application by post only
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APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS

  • Letter of Application

  • Referees (name, role, contact no.)

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

  • Post
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APPLY TO THIS JOB VACANCY

Roll Number:
20374G
Apply To:
FAO: Chairperson
Address: Drogheda ABACAS Special School, Congress Ave, Drogheda Co Louth
County:
Louth
Phone:

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