Associate Learning Support Assistant
Application Deadline: 30/10/2017 Interview Date: 08/11/2017 Location: Main Campus
We are looking to build our team of learning support staff with a variety of hours currently available.
We are offering a fantastic opportunity to join our dedicated team of professionals and support our outstanding teachers across a variety of faculties. We have a clear vision to deliver a high standard of on hands on and technical training in our oustanding facilities.
Our learning support assistants work with a wide variety of learners from entry level up to foundation degrees. Learners vary including both physical disabilities as well as challenging behaviour and dyslexia. The role will suit an applicant who holds a minimum of a level 2 within maths and English with an understanding of factors that create barriers to learning and strategies to overcome these as well as knowledge of quality improvement systems and tools to support these. In addition to this it would be beneficial to have knowledge of disabilities and learning difficulties.
The successful candidate will be flexible, and possess good motivational skills and excellent communication and interpersonal skills, and an appreciation of the uses of IT are essential, as is a commitment to excellence.
Please refer to the job description and person specification attached to this advert for further details.
The application closing date is Monday 30th October 2017 with interviews arranged at mutually convenient times if you are successfully shortlisted.
Hours of work for this role are flexible and not guaranteed. You are free to accept or decline offers of work and the Corporation is under no obligation to offer you engagements or re-engagement. The hourly rate includes an enhancement for annual leave and lesson preparation / marking.
All shortlisted applicants are required to complete a self-declaration and disclosure form prior to interview. Satisfactory references, enhanced DBS check and medical clearance will be required for successful job candidates.
City College is committed to providing an environment where students, staff and all members of the College community can feel safe and secure.
Thank you for your interest in Southampton City College.