Learning Support Assistant

Recruiter
RNN Group
Location
Sheffield
Salary
Competitive salary
Posted
08 Nov 2018
Closes
11 Nov 2018
Category
Education
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Learning Support Assistant (Job Coaches) with Level 3 British Sign Language (BSL) Interpretation Skills

Various hours available on a casual basis until June 2019

Salary: £8.40 per hour (£16.86 per hour for BSL interpretation)

Dinnington Campus and Rotherham Town Centre Campus

Rotherham Education Services supply the RNN Group with temporary workers.

We are looking for flexible staff to be Learning Support Assistants (Job Coaches) as part of the Additional Learning Support team at our Dinnington Campus - Rotherham

In this rewarding role, you will provide support and assist students with learning difficulties/disabilities, to help them achieve their best possible outcomes in a work setting. You will support students with work placements and help them build skills and gain confidence to enable them to get the maximum benefit from the placement experience.

You should be able to encourage and motivate others and be able to recognise when and how to provide support, to problem solve and think outside the box to be able to offer alternative learning methods to suit the student’s needs.

The ideal candidates will:

  • Hold GCSE A-C in English & Maths or be prepared to work towards
  • Hold Level 3 or above in BSL
  • Hold experience supporting students in an educational setting
  • Be flexible
  • Good IT skills
  • Transportation is essential

We celebrate diversity and welcome applications from everyone regardless of age, gender, ethnicity, sexuality, faith or disability. We are also proud to be part of the Disability Confidence Scheme.

Disabled applicants who meet the essential criteria are guaranteed an interview.

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, vulnerable adults and young people. All new workers will be required undertake a DBS check.

More searches like this