Learning Support Assistant
Doncaster College, part of the DN Colleges Group is a large provider of further and higher education in South Yorkshire, with a comprehensive range of further and higher education course options. With a turnover of circa £33 million, the College is based at the iconic £65-million Hub campus on the town's waterfront.
Our Investor In People status emphasises the College’s commitment to staff development.
Benefits package includes a career average pension scheme, generous annual leave, local and statutory bank holidays, Staff Welfare Programme, and access to local gym facilities.
We are looking for suitably experienced individuals to be responsible for providing appropriate support to individual learners to join our bank of Learning Support Assistants and support our existing team. You will work as part of a team contributing to the learning process, encouraging students to work independently and productively.
You will contribute to a programme of activities and support designed to remove barriers to learning, assist students with learning difficulties and/or disabilities, encourage active participation in learning to support retention and achievement.
Applicants should have experience of working with students with Learning Difficulties and/or Disabilities and good written and oral communications skills at GCSE level or equivalent.
The roles are initially temporary until December 2019 with an opportunity for the contract to be extended until June 2020 for the right candidates.
Please indicate on your application what your preferred number of hours/ days per week would be.
No agencies please.
We reserve the right to withdraw this vacancy at any time if there is a high level of applications therefore, we would recommend that you submit your application as early as possible.
Candidates who have been invited to interview will be notified in writing within 4 weeks of the closing date.
As an Equal Opportunities Employer, Doncaster College seeks a workforce which reflects the community we serve. We welcome applications from those groups under-represented among our staff.
The College is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff to share this commitment.
All successful candidates will be required to obtain a DBS Disclosure.
Please apply via the link.