ADVERT ID 164311

Special Needs Assistant

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Brannoxtown Community National School (CNS)

Brannockstown
Naas
W91 NY67
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MAIN DETAILS

Status:
Deactivated
Level:
Primary
Date Posted:
Tue Dec 21 2021 22:19:04
Application Closing Date:
Wed Jan 12 2022
Commencement Date:
Mon Jan 24 2022
Status of Post:
Standard SNA
Number of Vacancies:
1
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SCHOOL DETAILS
School Type:
Mainstream
School Structure:
Vertical
Gender:
Co-Educational
School Patronage:
ETB
Total No. of Teaching Staff:
3
Current Enrolment:
56
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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:
1. Understanding the Post:
This is a full-time, standard SNA post. The appointment will be subject to Garda Vetting requirements (DES Circular 31/2016) and Occupational Health Screening. Application Forms will be accepted by email only to: bcnsrecruitment@kwetb.ie. Special Needs Assistants (SNAs) can be allocated to any SNA role in the school at any time, at the discretion of the school principal. This post exists as long as the children with access continue to attend the school. Criteria for this position are:

a. Relevant qualifications and experience: Applicants must have a Special Needs Assistant QQI/FETAC Level 5 Qualification, or equivalent. Additional childcare and/or other relevant qualifications/courses or experience e.g., First Aid, Positive Behaviour Support Strategies, PEC, Lámh Module 1, etc., would be highly desirable.
b. Knowledge and experience of working with children with primary care needs including Type 1 Diabetes, ASD and EBD.
c. Knowledge and experience of supporting multiple children with different additional needs.
d. Flexibility, teamwork and initiative.
e. Communication and personal values relevant to our school ethos.

2. Completing the Application Form:
Please use the MS Word version of the Application Form available at this link:
www.brannoxtowncns.ie/wp-content/uploads/2021/12/SNA-ApplicationForm-BCNS-1221.docx

3. Saving the Application Form:
When saving your completed Application Form, please add your name at the start of the file name, as follows:
ForenameSurname-SNA-Application-BCNS-1221

4. Emailing your Application Form:
In your email to bcnsrecruitment@kwetb.ie, please tell us why you believe you are a ‘good fit’ for the role of SNA at Brannoxtown CNS and why our school appeals to you. Only completed Application Forms submitted by 5pm on Wednesday 12th January, 2022, will be considered.
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APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS

  • Online Application Form
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Applications may be submitted by

  • Email
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APPLY TO THIS JOB VACANCY

Roll Number:
16817P
Apply To:
bcnsrecruitment@kwetb.ie
County:
Kildare
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