Learning Support Assistant - Additional Learning Support
(Multiple Full-time and Part-time vacancies available, Term Time Working, Fixed term from September 2021 until June 2022)
We are currently seeking to recruit a number of outstanding individuals to join our expanding College as we embark on an exciting new Academic year in September 2021. This is an ongoing recruitment-drive and we expect places to be filled very quickly so please ensure you submit your application ASAP so you don’t miss out!
If you seek an opportunity for a role where every day is completely different this may well be the job for you! We have an opportunity for a talented, highly motivated and dedicated individual to join BCA working as a Learning Support Assistant within our Additional Learning Support department. In this role you may work supporting students across the whole curriculum delivered at the college rather than in a specific department, this will include working within the Maths and English departments.
Working alongside specialist tutors and vocational lecturing staff, the successful candidate will provide an outstanding learning experience for our students with learning difficulties and/or disabilities.
This is an exciting opportunity to offer in-class and, in some instances, out of class support to learners with a range of learning needs. The successful candidate will have knowledge and awareness of a variety of approaches to supporting learners and experience of similar work with post-16 learners and/or supporting students with GCSE Maths & English would be useful.
This person will have a can-do attitude and a positive outlook. They will be flexible in their approach to working with different students and staff, be willing to give new challenges a go and seek personal development.
There are both full time and part time vacancies available. Full time hours for the role are Monday to Friday 8.30am to 5.00pm term time only. The part time hours for the role are between 1 and 3 days a week 8.30am to 5.00pm term time only (days to be mutually agreed).
Please read the attached job description and complete the application form which can be downloaded from FE jobs or found under ‘How to Apply’ on the ‘Work For Us’ page of our website. Completed application forms can be uploaded directly by selecting ‘Apply Now’ or emailed to the HR Department. Please note we cannot accept CV’s.
We will be shortlisting candidates throughout the recruitment-drive so please ensure you submit your application ASAP. Don’t wait until the closing date as you may miss out! If you have any questions please contact the HR team who will be happy to help you.
Closing date: Midnight on Sunday 26th September 2021
Interview Date: TBC
Reasons to join us
- Term-time only working & generous pension scheme
- A wide range of learning & career opportunities
- Employee Assistance Programme (EAP)
- Cycle to work and local business employee corporate discount schemes
- Free on-site parking
- Various health & wellbeing benefits (including free use of the College gym)
Commitment to Safeguarding
BCA is committed to equal opportunities for all whilst safeguarding and promoting the welfare of students; all posts are subject to enhanced DBS checks.
BCA (Berkshire College of Agriculture) is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.We particularly welcome applications from under represented groups including ethnicity, gender, transgender, age, disability, sexual orientation or religion.