Additional Learning Support Coordinator

Coleg Cambria
Deeside, UK
31 May 2019
27 Jun 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
Coleg Cambria is one of the UK's largest colleges employing more than 1450 staff in over five campuses, all conveniently located in North East Wales, offering easy accessibility from within North Wales, Shropshire, Wirral, Merseyside and Cheshire.

We are now looking to appoint a highly motivated Additional Learning Support Coordinator
to manage and support the Additional learning needs team.

Reporting to the Deputy Director of Additional learning needs, your main duties will be to manage a team of Learning Assistants, Communication Support Workers and Care and Independence Support Workers. To facilitate learning support to students by promoting inclusive learning, maintaining attendance, supporting achievement and student progression, also ensuring that learning support is of the highest standard and meets the needs of all students and the proposed ALN Code of Practice.

You will also be required to manage the provision of in-class support for students with additional learning needs and those requiring support with physical disabilities, sensory impairments, mental health or medical conditions to access courses.

The successful candidate will manage, maintain and review individual development plans, being responsible for the transition of learners with ALN, both into college and progression towards employment and/or community inclusion. You will be required to, maintain and review Education, Health and Care Plans (England) and from 2019, Individual Development Plans (Wales), being responsible for the review system and adhere to Local Authority expectations. You will also be a point of contact for staff, students and parents.

To be considered for this position you must have a GCSE in Maths & English at Grade C or above (or equivalent) You must also hold a Level 5 or above in a relevant qualification. Experience of working with people with additional needs and providing support in a classroom or a similar setting is essential.

In return for your hard work and dedication we can promise you; an excellent pension scheme, generous annual leave entitlement, discounts of a range of college evening courses, a contribution of up to 1/3 towards professional course fees, discounted gym membership and much more!

The Ability to speak Fluent Welsh is Desirable for this post

A DBS Disclosure will be requested from the successful applicant being offered the position.

The closing Date for applications is 20th June 2019.

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