Job Coach (Supported Internship Programme)
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.
An exciting opportunity has arisen for a highly motivated and compassionate individual with experience of working with students with complex needs to assist in our Supported Internship Programme you will provide a high standard of support to students with with learning difficulties and/or disabilities whilst on work placement and during scheduled teaching & learning sessions.
This will include assisting them while travelling to and from their workplace, enabling them to become independent travellers. You will provide support to the students at their place of work assisting them to follow instructions and develop their work skills.
The ideal candidate be empathetic, have excellent communication skills and have an understanding of the challenges faced by people with differing needs.
This is a term time only, and fixed term contract until July 16 2021. We have various shifts available between the working hours of 8am to 7pm - details of your specific availability will be discussed with you at interview.
Please apply via the link.