Learning Support Assistant – Animal Management
(Part-time – 4 days per week, Term-time only – 38 weeks, Fixed term until 26th June 2020)
We have an opportunity for a talented, highly motivated and dedicated individual to join BCA working as a Learning Support Assistant within our Animal Management department. This is a part-time role working 4 days per week (Monday – Thursday) supporting our Level 2 and Level 3 learners.
Working alongside specialist tutors and vocational lecturing staff the successful candidates 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 difficulties.
The successful candidates will have knowledge and awareness of a variety of approaches to supporting learners. Experience of similar work with post-16 learners and/or supporting students with GCSE Maths & English would be useful. Experience of working with animals would also be desirable, although not essential.
For further details and an application pack, please contact the Human Resources Department or download an application form from FE Jobs.
Closing date: Midnight on Monday 19th August 2019
Interview Date: Friday 23rd August 2019
Reasons to join us
• Term-time only working & generous pension scheme
• A wide range of learning & career opportunities
• Employee Assistance Programme (EAP)
• Tax-free childcare, cycle to work and local business employee corporate discount schemes
• Free on-site 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.