Casual Learning Support Practitioner

Scarborough, North Yorkshire
£8.14 per hour
05 Jun 2017
25 Jun 2017
Job Level
Job Function
Academic Support
Contract Type
Part Time

Based in beautiful Scarborough on the North Yorkshire Coast, Scarborough TEC is a small friendly college, part of the Grimsby Institute Group which is a large, innovative, and financially sound organisation. If you are passionate about ensuring that learners reach their full potential but would prefer a flexible working pattern to suit your own needs, we want to hear from you!

We are looking for committed and enthusiastic individuals to join Scarborough TEC’s Casual Bank at an exciting moment in its development. The College is currently preparing for its move to a new campus, alongside a rebranding exercise that will see Yorkshire Coast College become Scarborough TEC.

We are looking for someone who is flexible, organised, efficient and capable of dealing with the complexities of working within a fast paced Higher and Further Education setting. Keen, caring individuals are needed to join our team of Learning Support Practitioners on a casual basis to support our students in one to one and group situations to help them to succeed in their chosen learning programmes. 

Experience of working with people with learning support needs would be an advantage and a knowledge of health and social issues that may affect learning is essential. 

Applicants must have Literacy/Mumeracy Level 2 or equivalent or currently enrolled on Literacy/Numeracy level 2 qualification or equivalent and to be achieved within 6 months  of appointment and must have a Level 2 recognised qualification in Additional Learning Support or equivalent e.g City & Guilds, Ptlls, Cert Ed, PGCE.

The Grimsby Institute Group is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect the same commitment from all staff and volunteers. We are working towards equal opportunities and welcome applications from all sections of the community. We are committed to PREVENT and Safeguarding the welfare of children and vulnerable adults.

All posts are subject to an Enhanced Disclosure Clearance through the DBS, and other checks will be required. Please note that all employees must have Literacy and Numeracy to at least Level 2 or will be expected to obtain during their probationary period.