Study Support Assistant
Study Support Assistant
Reference Number: SCC161740
Salary: Starting salary GBP6,734, pro rata amount of GBP16,953 per annum (Band 7, point 24) incremental progression throughout the band is available
Advert Closing Date: 26th October 2016
Interview Date: week commencing 7th November 2016
Location: Pendleton Centre
Contract Type: Fixed Term/ Term Time Only until 28th April 2017
Hours per Week: 14.5 hours
We require a highly motivated individual to provide in-class support to learners with a variety of needs including support with difficulties/disabilities, Literacy, Numeracy and Language. You will also provide emotional support and encourage participation in the learning environment
As a Study Support Assistant you will support learners studying a wide range of vocational subjects and may be required to work across the college's different centres. You will work alongside classroom tutors to break down barriers and ensure that learners are able to access the curriculum and reach their full potential.
You will have an understanding of the issues facing young people with barriers to their learning, some previous experience in support and be able to demonstrate a good standard of English, Maths and IT.
Salford City College is highly ambitious and a leading provider in Greater Manchester. It aims to be outstanding in all aspects of its work.
Reason to Join Us
Great holiday entitlement, Sixth Form College Association terms and conditions and automatic enrolment into the gener-ous pension scheme
A wide range of learning & career opportunities
MyTech, Childcare, cycle to work & other voucher schemes
Various health & wellbeing benefits (including discounted gym membership)
We support the Skills for Life agenda and recognise the importance of all adults having functional literacy and numeracy whatever their role. All staff are therefore given the support to gain a level 2 qualification in literacy and / or numeracy if they do not already have one and all teaching staff are expected to promote the basic skills of their learners within their subjects.
Commitment to Safeguarding
As part of our safeguarding commitment we undertake DBS checks as part of our pre-employment procedures on all potential new employees. Appointees will be required to pay for their own DBS checks where applicable to the post.
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