Learning Support Assistant

Location
Hertfordshire
Salary
£11.38 per hour inclusive of holiday pay
Posted
05 Oct 2017
Closes
22 Oct 2017
Job Level
Facilities Support
Job Function
Academic Support
Contract Type
Temporary

Term time only – Flexible hours available Monday - Friday

£11.38 per hour inclusive of holiday pay

Local Government Pension Scheme

Hours available across the Welwyn Garden City Campus and St Albans Campus

We are looking for a Learning Support Assistant to work on both our St Albans and Welwyn Garden City campuses.  The role will include providing support for individuals or groups of students with learning difficulties and/or disabilities, assisting them to access the curriculum and develop strategies towards independence within a mainstream FE environment.  You will need the ability to communicate effectively with curriculum areas/ parents/ carers/multi-agency partners and work effectively with the Tutors to ensure that student needs and college objectives are met by delivering a high quality student experience.

Although your assistance would be mostly practically based emphasis is also placed on personal and social education, use of community services, information technology, literacy and numeracy, the development of employability and decision making skills. You will work with tutors and students in both the classroom and in practical activities. A good level of English and Maths skills is essential.

Hours are flexible for the right candidate, potential for an immediate start. When submitting your application please confirm your weekly availability.

(Please note you will be required to pay for new enhanced DBS check before you can start at the College, unless you are part of the DBS update service)

Interview Date: To be confirmed