Lead Support Practitioner

Location
Dudley, West Midlands
Salary
£19,821 - £23,450 per annum
Posted
27 Sep 2022
Closes
06 Oct 2022
Job Function
Academic Support
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Hours
Full Time

Term time only – Fixed term maternity cover

Dudley College of Technology is one of the most successful further education colleges in the UK, providing a wide range of education and training programmes across the West Midlands. With a Large estate centred on the Dudley and Brierley Hill Learning Quarters, it provides inspirational facilities, in which students can access world-leading technology at the forefront of Further Education. Graded ‘Outstanding’ by Ofsted in our most recent inspection in 2017, success rates for learners, across all programmes, are on or significantly above national benchmarks.

We are looking to recruit a Lead Support Practitioner who will contribute to developing an outstanding support service for students with support needs, including those with complex needs. You will assess, arrange, and monitor support across college to ensure learner’s needs are met including recommendations from Education and Health Care Plans. You will raise the standards of support and the aspirations of our students to ensure they reach their full potential.

The successful applicant will hold a Level 3 Learning Support qualification or equivalent and have previous experience of assessment and support of students with learning difficulties and/or disabilities.

Closing date – 6th October 2022

All successful applicants will need to undertake an enhanced disclosure and barring service check and children and adults barred list checks where the applicant will be employed in a regulated activity.

Dudley College of Technology is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applicants from all backgrounds, including disabled, and black and ethnic minority applicants.

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