Nottingham College

Behaviour Support Assistant

Location
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Salary
£17,711 - £20,050 (pro rata for part time)
Posted
26 Oct 2021
Closes
03 Nov 2021
Ref
NOTT119795
Job Level
Teaching Assistant
Contract Type
Permanent

JOB BENEFITS

  • Access to the Local Government Pension Scheme
  • Kia Car Scheme
  • Annual Travel Passes Scheme
  • Cycle to Work Scheme
  • Access to Additional Annual Leave
  • Discounts
  • Access to NUS/TOTUM Discount
  • Employee Assistance Helpline

JOB LOCATION

Varied Campuses

Supporting documents:

Nottingham College is currently seeking to recruit experienced Behaviour Support Assistants. We are looking for enthusiastic individuals to join our already successful team.

We want individuals who can positively contribute to our learners’ student experience by providing and ensuring positive bespoke support across the curriculum.

Nottingham College is a diverse and inclusive college and we welcome individuals who can embrace our ethos and contribute new ways of thinking to enhance our learners’ experience.

This role would include working with learners who may require additional support with both emotional and behaviour needs, so experience is desirable. This role requires teamwork and input of diverse strategies to ensure barriers to learning are addressed so communication between other professionals is key.

The successful applicants will be expected to update and record relevant information about our learners’ needs and how progression can be attained. Experience in signposting would also be desirable.

Experience and knowledge around safeguarding policies and GDPR is an essential requirement for this post.

The post will be shortlisted against the essential and desirable criteria at application stage from the person specification. Please ensure that you have a look at this specification attached to the job profile and complete your application directly from this, as these specifications are an integral part of the selection process.

For further details on this post which the job profile and person specification cannot answer for you, please contact the Behavioural Support Specialist Jamie.flack@nottinghamcollege.ac.uk


The closing date is Wednesday 3rd November 2021

Interviews/assessments are planned for the 10th November 2021

Our values mean we work together, as One Team. As One Team in our commitment to creating an inclusive environment, promoting inclusivity and respect with a culture that supports our college community of staff and students to achieve their full potential and celebrate all aspects of diversity. Achieving our aim to be an employer of choice will be through striving to lead an environment that is free from discrimination, harassment, bullying and victimisation.

We believe that a diverse workforce leads to an organisation that is more innovative, more creative and gets better results. We want our workforce to represent the diversity of the people and communities that we serve. We also want our workplace to be one where different experiences, expertise and perspectives are valued and where everyone is encouraged to grow and develop. We are happy to consider any reasonable adjustments that successful candidates may need.

Nottingham College is committed to safeguarding and promoting the wellbeing of our students and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Background checks including employer references and an enhanced DBS check will be required for this role.

For further information about the role including job description and application form please visit the vacancies section of our website via the apply link.