Additional Learning Support Assistant

Recruiter
Randstad Student Support
Location
Bedford, UK
Salary
Competitive
Posted
29 May 2019
Closes
18 Jun 2019
Ref
1159923588
Sector
Education
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Additional Learning Support Assistant

Set within the stunning location of Old Warden park, Shuttleworth College is a further education college which offers beautiful parkland, woodland and lakes making this a beautiful place to work. If you would like to see where you could be working check out this link https://(url removed)/shuttleworth

I am now recruiting for Learning Support Workers to support students with their studies who may have a range of needs including academic, social, emotional and physical.

Hours and days are flexible according to the student's needs / timetable and your availability. These roles would suit individuals looking for term time work and who have a passion for making a difference in young peoples lives.

A free fully enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) will be applied for due to the nature of the post.

You could be supporting in any of the following curriculum areas.

* Agriculture

* Animal Science

* Floristry

* Forestry

* English / Maths

* Horticulture & Gardening

* Horse Management

* Outdoor Adventure

* Health & Social Care

Main Responsibilities

Providing support to students in group based sessions under the direction of the tutor, developing learner's English and Maths skills.

Having the ability to keep students on task and engaged, whilst promoting independent learning with your students. Working within the policies and procedures of the college, in partnership with other staff and teams, attending staff and review meetings where necessary.

Personal Attributes

* Ability to communicate and work with young adults

* Desire to support and help students to reach their potential

* Work as part of a team

* Maintain a confident and professional approach at all times

Essential

* Successful applicants must be suitable to work with children and vulnerable adults

* Maths and English GCSE (grade C or above)

Desirable

* Experience in supporting people with: learning difficulties, disabilities, education or care

* Experience of the outdoors

Benefits

* Dedicated consultant

* Competitive rates of pay - £8.60 per hour (approx 28hrs p/w)

* Holiday pay

* Free DBS check

* Free parking

If you are interested in making a difference and feel that you have the qualities to support a student then please contact me.

Please apply, however if you would like to discuss this role please contact Judith on (phone number removed)

Together We Can Make a Difference

Randstad Student & Worker Support acts as an employment business when supplying temporary staff and as an employment agency when introducing candidates for permanent employment with a client. Randstad Student & Worker Support is an equal opportunities employer and decisions are made on merits alone

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