Student Support Assistant - 4 x 0.68 FTE - Permanent - Term Time

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Location
Opportunities available across our three Campuses in; Ayr, Kilmarnock & Kilwinning
Salary
£18,607 per annum, pro rata – Term Time
Posted
08 Jun 2018
Closes
22 Jun 2018
Ref
REQ00137
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Part Time

36 weeks per year during Term Time

Opportunities available across our three Campuses in; Ayr, Kilmarnock & Kilwinning

The posts are to commence on Monday 20 August 2018

The post holder will support students with additional learning needs, delivering a full range of learning support activities in order to assist students who require adaptation to their learning environment. This will involve providing direct in class support for individual students and/or groups, including day-time and evening class students. The post holder will also provide direct out of class support, which may include study skills, exam preparation techniques, memory strategies, proofreading and demonstrations and support with assistive technologies.

The post holder will be educated to HNC level or equivalent, and have experience of providing support to young people and /or adults with additional support needs, preferably within an education or related environment. Effective communication skills are essential for this post, as is the ability to empathise and engage effectively with students, while managing highly emotional and challenging behaviour.