Learning Support Assistants

Expiring today

Location
Street, Somerset (GB)
Salary
£18,225 per annum pro rata
Posted
22 Nov 2021
Closes
03 Dec 2021
Ref
226163749
Contract Type
Permanent

Our 4,000 learners consistently achieve exceptional progress. For a small inclusive College serving a rural area, we punch well above our weight. We were a finalist in the Times Educational Supplement ‘FE College of the Year 2020’ and won the 2020/21 Association of Colleges Beacon Award for Excellence in Real World Learning. Come and join us!

Learning Support Assistants

£18,225 per annum pro rata

Permanent roles of 25-37 hours per week - 36 weeks per year plus one fixed term post 15 hours per week until June 2022

We are seeking colleagues who can support our students as they develop employability skills, achieve their learning ambitions and gain the personal and social skills they need prepare for the next stage in their lives You’ll be working with students with learning difficulties or disabilities from Entry Level to Advanced Level to provide in-class support with a focus on learning with individual and/or groups of students, general support across the campus and in the workplace as required.

This may include personal care. Experience of working with sensory impairment, physical disability, mental health, challenging behaviour, ASD or SpLD is also desirable. Applicants should be qualified to Advanced Level, IT literate and have a good knowledge of learning difficulties and disabilities whilst having excellent inter-personal and communication skills. This role is mainly site-based although you may also support students off site.

Closing date: 9.00am Friday 3rd December 2021

Please find details on our website by clicking 'Apply' or contact Human Resources 01458 844476

Successful applicants will be required to undertake an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check.