Job Coach

Employer
Randstad Student Support
Location
UK
Salary
Competitive
Closing date
20 Jul 2022

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Sector
Education
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Do you want a career where you are helping young people achieve their full potential? Would you like to work in a role where no two days will be the same? If yes, then Randstad student support has an ideal role for you!

We are looking for committed and reliable individuals who are ready to take on a new role. You will be supporting students at Bedford College who need assistance in their everyday lives at college, due to having learning difficulties.

Students you will be supporting could be studying any of the following curriculum areas:

Art
Catering
Child Care
Construction
English
Engineering
Fabrication & Welding
Floristry
Foundation Learning
Health & Social Care
I.T.
Maths
Sport
Travel & Tourism
Uniform ServicesResponsibilities

As a Job Coach you will be required to do the following, and more depending on the needs of the student:

Providing support to students in group based sessions under the direction of the Tutor
Helping students to transition from educational life to working life
Developing learner's English and Maths skills
Having the ability to keep students on task and engaged
Promoting independent learning with your students
Helping students in the workplace - assisting them with their placements
Working within the policies and procedures of the college, in partnership with other staff and teams
Attending staff and review meetings where necessary

Requirements:

Level 2 or equivalent in Maths and English
Maintain a professional and confidential approach at all times
A Driving licence and your own vehicle
A Desire to support and help students to reach their full potential
Health and safety awarenessDesirable:

Experience in supporting individuals with learning difficulties and mental health diagnoses (such as autism, ADHD)
Flexible in supporting a variety of people with many different needs
Ability to use your own initiative in challenging situations
Be an empathetic person who can understand the needs of others Benefits:

Full training provided
E-learning and CPD
Free DBS check
Free on site parking at the college
Working with the UK's leading provider
28 days holiday pay

If you are looking to get stuck in and have hands-on experience in making a difference to students' lives, apply today!

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

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