Learning Support Assistant: Emotional, Behavioural or Mental Health Difficulties and Autistic Spectrum Disorders (term-time only; 38 weeks per academic year)
Various hours available
Vision Business Support Services Ltd (VBSS) provides high-quality support services to all aspects of the college group. VBSS is a subsidiary company of West Nottinghamshire College and provides an important service and plays a pivotal part in the success of the college and creating an exceptional learner experience.
JOINING OUR JOURNEY
When you join our college group, our staff have access to numerous benefits and facilities:
• Pension Scheme
• Occupational Health Service
• Enhanced Maternity/Paternity provision
• Staff Development days/week (July)
• Free confidential counselling service
• Free car parking
• On-site hair and beauty salon, Revive Spa, fine dining Refine Restaurant and Create Theatre
ABOUT THE ROLE
You will be part of a team that provides a wide range of support services to learners who have Emotional Behavioural or Mental Health Difficulties and/or Autistic Spectrum Disorders.
The ideal candidate will be required to work under the guidance of the Co-ordinator: EBD/ASD/MH using the strategies recommend in the Individual Learning and/or Behaviour Plan. Duties will include liaising with teaching staff, outside agencies, parents/carers and schools.
You are required to have a flexible and professional approach to your work, possessing sound interpersonal and communication skills and a professional approach to your work.
You will need the ability to work as part of a team whilst demonstrating that you can use your own initiative to work independently, without close supervision.
Please specify on your application form the working hours required.
The role will require you to embed the college’s values; Respect, Integrity, Collaboration, High Expectations, Responsibility.
We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff to share this commitment. All successful candidates are subject to a Disclosure and Barring Service check where appropriate. The successful candidate will be required to pay for the DBS check themselves, the cost will automatically be deducted from your first salary payment.