Bank Learning Support Assistants

Recruiter
Grantham College
Location
Grantham
Posted
19 Sep 2020
Closes
22 Sep 2020
Ref
1713108381
Category
Education
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Part Time
An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Bank Learning Support Assistant to join our Learning Support department.

The purpose of the role is to provide support to learners with physical and/or learning needs in class or individually.

The successful applicant must have:
  • Awareness of disabilities and of barriers to learning
  • Excellent interpersonal / communicational skills
  • Level 2 Literacy / numeracy
  • Experience of working with young people in educational, youth work or similar OR
    Supporting young people in secondary schools or Further Education.

The roles main duties include:
  • Carrying out the duties of a LSA, supporting learners on individual/small group programmes agreed with the SEND team
  • Supporting learners with physical/learning/emotional difficulties.
  • Assisting students with needs to have full access to the college facilities e.g. Refectory, Library, Learning Resources centre.
  • Liaising with academic staff and the SEND Co-ordinator regarding progression of learners on their study programmes.
  • Assisting the SEND Coordinator with routine administrative tasks.
  • Assisting with preparation of learning support documentation and materials.
  • To operate flexibly recognising the requirements of the learner and the requirements of classes/timetables.

What we offer you in return:
  • An excellent pension scheme (Teachers’ Pension or Local Government)
  • An extensive employee discount package
  • A continued professional development programme
  • A generous holiday allowance
  • Closure days in December in addition to annual leave

For more information or if you would like to apply for this position please click on the Apply button.