Learning Support Assistant - Additional Learning Support
(Full-time or Part-time vacancies available, Term Time Working, Fixed term until June 2022)
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. 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!
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.
How to Apply
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 23rd January 2022
Interview date: To be confirmed
Reasons to join us
- Generous holiday entitlement & local government pension scheme
- A wide range of learning & career opportunities
- Family friendly policies including enhanced maternity and paternity pay
- Employee Assistance Programme (EAP)
- Cycle to work and local business employee corporate discount schemes
- Comprehensive life events, long service and recognition programme
- Free onsite 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.
It is proposed that the Berkshire College of Agriculture will merge with The Windsor Forest College Group on 1st August 2022. All appointments from this date will be made on The Windsor Forest College Group terms and conditions of employment.