Additional Support Assistant - Independent Living Skills - Torfaen Learning Zone (Cwmbran)
20 hours per week - Term Time Only
Fixed Term to 30/06/21
Coleg Gwent is looking to appoint an inspiring Additional Support Assistant to help learners with additional learning needs to access the curriculum.
Applicants should have previous experience supporting learners and be educated to Level 2 standard in either Care or Additional Learning Support, with four GCSEs including Maths and English at grade C or above.
The successful candidate will be required to support Independent Living Skills (ILS) learners on a 1:1 or group basis, working closely with the curriculum and campus support teams to ensure the learners meet their full potential.
You will be expected to maintain accurate records; experience of setting targets and reviewing progress is desirable as is an awareness of the importance of maintaining confidentiality and GDPR.
Applications may be submitted in Welsh and will not be treated less favourably than applications submitted in English.
The College is committed to safeguarding, ensuring the safety and welfare of children and young people. Employment is subject to a satisfactory Enhanced Disclosure from the Disclosure and Barring Service and registration with the Education Workforce Council.
Please note that successful candidates will be expected to pay for the Enhanced Disclosure and registration with the Education Workforce Council (EWC).
We particularly welcome applications from under-represented groups including ethnicity, gender, transgender, age, disability, sexual orientation or religion, in line with our Equality Opportunities policy, all campuses are accessible and facilities such as prayer rooms are available.
We are committed to the recruitment and retention of disabled people, and are a Disability Confident Employer.
CLOSING DATE: 04/11/20
INTERVIEW DATE: 11/11/20
Coleg Gwent 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.