Special Needs Assistant

School Details
School Name
Scoil Padraig Naofa C
School Address
Dublin Road
Dublin Road
Limerick City
V94X3W6
County
Limerick
Gender
Girls
Level
Primary
Type
Mainstream
Patronage
Catholic
Total Number of Staff
14
Current Enrolment
221
School Roll Number
16444C
Website
Job Details
Headline
Special Needs Assistant
Job ID
1473
Job Category
Special Needs Assistant
Job Type
Permanent
Date of Advertisement
Jul 20, 2020
Application Closing Date
Aug 3, 2020
Job Commencement Date
Aug 27, 2020
Number of Vacancies
1
Re-advertisement
No
Panel of Applicants
Yes
An internal panel of suitable applicants may be set up to fill vacancies which may occur within a specific time period from the date on which the Board approves the successful candidate (teacher posts: within four months; SNA posts: for the duration of the school year).
Additional Information
Position is for a 0.83 posts (26.56 hours). The positions will involve working closely with Principal teacher, class teacher and special education teacher in support of children with Special Educational Needs. The successful candidate would ideally have good communication skills and evidence of CPD in the area of Special Education.
Candidate must be willing team member, display strong work ethic, punctual, work well on own initiative, level headed and doesn’t panic in pressurised situations, be flexible and demonstrate confidentiality of the pupils at all times.
SNA will be charged with the duty catheterisation of a pupil. Experience of the aforementioned would be highly desirable but training will be supplied. Successful candidate must be willing to engage in training for same.
The following would be advantageous:
Proficient IT skills
Evidence of up to date first aid and defibrillator training

The appointment is subject to but not limited to Garda Vetting requirements, Occupational Health Screening and satisfactory references.
Application via post only accepted.
Invitation to interview will be sent by email.

How to Apply
Application Requirements
  • Letter of Application
  • Standard Application Form for SNA Posts
Application Submissions
Post
Apply To
Chairperson BOM, St Patrick's GNS, Dublin Road, Limerick. V94 X3W6
More Information
stpatricksgslk.scoilnet.ie
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