Askham Bryan College

Learning Support Practitioners (Wakefield)

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Location
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Salary
£17,274 per annum, pro rata
Posted
15 Jul 2021
Closes
30 Jul 2021
Ref
818
Job Function
Academic Support
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Hours
Part Time

Location: Wakefield Campus

Part Time, 18.5 hours per week

Term Time Only (35 weeks), start date 6th September 2021

Askham Bryan College is a specialist land-based college based across the North of England with centres in York, Middlesbrough, Saltaire, Wakefield and Newcastle.

We offer a wide-ranging curriculum to our Further Education students, including Agriculture, Horticulture, Animal Management, Countryside and the Environment, Engineering, Equine, Floristry, Motorsport, Outdoor Adventure Sport, Sports Development, Coaching and Fitness, Uniformed Public Services and Veterinary Nursing.

We also have a thriving University Centre at York offering a range of courses from Foundation degrees to Masters level.

We are currently recruiting experienced and passionate Learning Support Practitioners for our Saltaire and Wakefield sites to provide additional learning support and individual support for students who have high needs and SEND, enabling students to enjoy a fully inclusive college experience, to achieve and progress.

This role is fixed term until end of June 2022, working a total of 18.5 hours per week (0.5FTE), term time only which will be for 35 weeks of the year based on a start date of 6th September 2021.

We would expect applicants to have an understanding and experience of some of the following Special Educational Needs – Autism, ADHD, dyslexia, social, emotional difficulties, speech, language and communication difficulties, dyspraxia and moderate to severe general learning difficulties. 

Successful applicants will be required to undertake an enhanced DBS check.

We offer a pleasant, safe and friendly environment in which to work and our employees enjoy a range of generous benefits including 35 days annual leave (pro-rata) in addition to bank holidays, Local Government Pension and a range of employee benefits as well as the opportunity to work within spectacular grounds.

For more information, please refer to the Job Description attached.

To apply, please complete the attached application form and email to human.resources@askham-bryan.ac.uk

Closing Date:             5pm, Friday 30th July 2021

Interviews:                 Wednesday 4th and/or Thursday 5th August 2021