Novus

Learning Support Practitioner - Cover

Recruiter
Novus
Location
Liverpool, Merseyside
Salary
£10.95
Posted
18 Jun 2019
Closes
28 Jun 2019
Ref
REQ002705
Job Level
Teaching Assistant
Job Function
Academic Support
Contract Type
Temporary

Are you a Learning Support Practitioner looking for sessional work?

For more than two decades, Novus has been delivering education, training and employment opportunities to adults and young people in UK prisons.

Over the years we have built a reputation as an innovator in the fight to reduce re-offending rates by transforming people's lives through learning and skills.

We have a fantastic opportunity at HMP Altcourse to join our education team as a sessional Learning Support Practitioner.

The purpose of this role is to promote progression and independent learning by delivering high quality, literacy, language and numeracy, learner-focused learning support.  This role will assist the teacher/trainer in managing the behaviour of individual learners by using engaging and inclusive learning experiences.  

To do this successfully you'll need:

  • To hold or be willing to work towards level 2 qualifications in literacy, numeracy within an agreed timescale.
  • To hold or be willing to work towards a level 2 or 3 qualification for Learning Support Practitioners within an agreed timescale.
  • To have an understanding of how people learn and methods that can be used to enhance a learning experience.
  • Have a track record of working effectively with people presenting challenging behaviour.

Applicants must demonstrate in their application their ability to meet the key responsibilities, key result areas and Qualifications/Skills and Experience detailed within the role profile.

Novus is an equal opportunities employer welcoming applications from all sections of the community. All roles are subject to job evaluation.

Please apply via the link.