EMOTIONAL LITERACY SUPPORT ASSISTANT (ELSA)
37 hours per week - Permanent
Salary: Up to £24,154 depending on experience
Application Deadline: 16/08/2021
Interview Date: 25/08/2021
Location: Main Campus
City College Southampton are looking for an Emotional Literacy and Support Assistant (ELSA) to join its team on a permanent contract. This is an excellent opportunity for a qualified ELSA practitioner to support the emotional and literacy needs of students with Education and Health Care plans and help them to effectively access the curriculum.
The successful candidate will be able to demonstrate that they have the knowledge and experience of working with young people with SEN. In addition the successful candidate will have experience in working with agencies, parents/carers, local authorities and curriculum staff. Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, and an appreciation of the uses of IT are essential, as is a commitment to excellence.
The application closing date is Monday 16 August 2021 with interviews being held on Wednesday 25 August 2021.
We are only able to contact you if you are shortlisted for interview, and we will do this via e-mail so please ensure we have your accurate contact details when registering, including a contact telephone number.
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.