Academic Support Worker

Department: Academic Support (ASW)
Location: Balliol Building

Hugh Baird College is a large, dynamic Further Education College, in Merseyside, with an ambitious strategic plan. As a College we are striving to be outstanding in all that we do and all of our staff make an important contribution to creating an environment that exceeds the expectations of our students, parents and employers.

In this role you will provide high quality academic or vocational support to students with learning difficulties and/or disabilities during scheduled teaching and learning sessions. This support will be either to individuals or small groups of students who are enrolled on College courses. During scheduled class times, the Academic Support Worker will take his/her lead and direction from the lecturer responsible for the class.

You will take part in lesson planning discussions with allocated class lecturer(s) to ensure that the content, aims/objectives and therefore the required session support are clear and understood by all parties.

The successful candidate will hold a minimum of a level 3 qualification, have excellent communication and organisation skills, be empathetic and have a good understanding of the differing needs of young people.

This is a term time only position, with a variety of hours/part time options available. Your individual availability will be discussed with you at interview.

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