Warrington & Vale Royal College is seeking to appoint Learning Facilitators to provide support to identified students or groups of students who have a learning difficulty or disability and require 1:1 or small group support. The post holders will need to be pro-active, flexible and dynamic in responding to individuals or groups of students as required.
Due to the growth in our provision we anticipate that we will have a requirement for a number of posts at the Warrington campus, working 3-4 days per week.
We offer an excellent salary and benefits package, which includes:
• A competitive salary
• Occupational pension scheme
• Employee benefits package
• Full programme of training and mentoring
• Flexible working, where appropriate
• Focus on sustainability
In October 2019 the College was officially commended as ‘Good’ by Ofsted, and we celebrated some of the highest pass rates in England, ranking us in the top 10 nationally for the third consecutive year. Our mission is ‘Realising potential, transforming lives’. Our environment is inclusive, friendly and supportive, with high expectations for both staff and students. To thrive in our environment, you will need to be resilient, positive, able to work autonomously, have a strong work ethic, and put our learners at the heart of everything you do.
Suitable candidates should have 5 GCSEs grade 4 or above, or equivalent, including Maths and English, and a Level 3 qualification. Candidates should hold, or be willing to work towards, relevant professional qualifications. Experience of team working, the ability to support students in a learning situation, providing pastoral support and excellent interpersonal skills are essential.
For further information please refer to the attached job description, or if you would like an informal conversation about this role please contact us.
This post is subject to an enhanced DBS check.
Please note that it is college policy that referees of short-listed candidates will automatically be approached prior to interview. One reference should be from your current or most recent employer.
The College operates on 2 campuses – Warrington and Winsford.
`Warrington and Vale Royal College is committed to Equal Opportunities and safeguarding and promoting the welfare of all our learners'
Warrington & Vale Royal College 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.