Learning Assistant – English and Maths

Location
Kingston upon Hull, East Riding of Yorkshire
Salary
Actual Salary: £7,554 per annum
Posted
23 Jul 2018
Closes
20 Aug 2018
Ref
HULL68159
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Part Time

Part time – 18.5 hours per week, Term time – 36 weeks per year

Hull College Group is one of the largest further and higher education colleges in the country, offering over 1000 courses to over 26,000 students every year.

We are looking to appoint an English and Maths Learning Assistant to join our Student Services SEND support. This is a permanent term time position (36 weeks per year) working 18.5 hours per week.

Within the role you will support students who have been identified as being in need of additional learning support to improve their English, Maths and Study Skills across the Group. This will be in classrooms, workshops and in one-to-one situations, and is likely to include working with 14-16 year old students. You may also work with both HE and FE students.

Addressing English, Maths and Study skills needs of the students to enable them to cope with the demands of their course, you will administer initial assessment and dyslexia screening tests if required.

We are looking for someone who has a Level 2 in Maths and English, is ICT competent and has a qualification in Supporting Students, or is willing to work towards this. With previous experience of supporting learning in an educational environment, you will be able to support students of various ages and abilities on a range of mainstream courses.

Please be aware that this vacancy may close earlier dependent on the level of applications received so if you do wish to be considered we recommend that you complete the application as promptly as possible.

Please refer to Job Description/Person Specification when completing your application form.

The College is committed to safeguarding children and vulnerable adults. All colleagues are expected to contribute to the delivery of our safeguarding strategy and all college values. In addition, this post requires the employee to undertake an enhanced disclosure check by the Disclosure & Barring Service.

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