Learning Support Assistant
Permanent, term time only (20 hours a week for 36 weeks)
Grade 1C SCP 9 £15,840 pro rata (unqualified or qualified to Level 3 in Learning Support; level 2 literacy and numeracy)
Grade 2A SCP 12 £17,436 pro rata, (qualified to Level 3 in Learning Support; level 2 literacy and numeracy; additional higher level relevant support qualification/s)
If required, Level 3 in Learning Support to be achieved within 2 Years of appointment
Are you passionate about helping young people to develop their literacy and numeracy skills and achieve their full potential?
We are looking for an enthusiastic Learning Support Assistant to join our busy, supportive team. As a Learning Support Assistant, you will provide in-class support for students with a range of additional learning needs, either on a one to one basis or in small groups. You will help to develop their literacy, numeracy and study skills and in doing so raise their retention and achievement levels. You will need to adopt a flexible approach to your work and you will need to maintain accurate progress records and reports as you support students in achieving their learning goals and life ambitions.
The ideal candidate will have excellent interpersonal skills and the ability to build rapport with our learners. You will be professional and friendly with good IT skills, adopting a holistic approach to achieve the best outcomes. You will be qualified to level 2 in Maths and English, a level 3 qualification in Learning Support is desirable.
In return for your hard work and commitment, we offer the following:
• Competitive salary
• Generous holiday entitlement
• Opportunity to work in state-of-the-art and sector leading facilities
• On the job training and support with continued professional development
• Health related benefits which include free eye tests and access to a state of the art gym
• Onsite nursery
• On site restaurant facilities and a FREE breakfast available to all staff and students between 8 – 8.30am
• Free parking
• Guaranteed pension through Scottish Widows
If you can make a positive difference and improve outcomes for our young people, we want to hear from you…
Closing date for applications is 20th October 2019
For more information and to apply, please click the link below…
Education Business Services (Stoke) Ltd is an equal opportunities employer and positively encourages applications from all sections of the community.
Education Business Services (Stoke) Ltd is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults. We expect all staff to share this commitment.
Stoke on Trent 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.