Learning Support Assistant
Bank variable hours Term time only
Flexible hours available Monday – Friday
£12.49 per hour inclusive of holiday pay
Hours available at the St Albans and Welwyn Garden City Campus
The hours offered are defined for the academic year, you are paid for the hours you work during term time. As this is a term time only position, hours not worked outside of term are unpaid. Working hours are 8:45am – 5:00pm, potential for an immediate start. When submitting your application please confirm your weekly availability.
The role will include providing support for individuals or groups of students with learning difficulties and/or disabilities, assisting them to access the Curriculum and develop strategies towards independence within a mainstream FE environment.
You will need the ability to communicate effectively with Curriculum areas and work effectively with the Tutors to ensure that student needs and college objectives are met by delivering a high-quality student experience.
You will be supporting students in a variety of Curriculum areas this could be classroom based or in practical sessions for example Horticulture.
You will work with tutors and students in both the classroom and in s practical activities. A good level of English and Maths skills is essential. We have vacancies across a variety of disciplines at our St Albans and Welwyn Garden City campus, these include, Business, Animal Care, Horticulture, Plumbing, Electrical and many more.
Closing date – Monday 3rd January 2022
Interview date to be confirmed
WHAT WE OFFER:
• Generous Salary
• Automatic entry into the Local government pension scheme
• A dedicated and friendly team of professionals who are keen to develop and learn.
• Excellent CPD opportunities to grow and development through mentorship and coaching.
• Free onsite parking.
• Subsidised onsite restaurant.
• A cycle scheme and discounted gym membership.
We welcome applicants from all backgrounds and communities, and we particularly welcome applicants who are currently under represented in our workforce. This includes but is not limited to Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic (BAME) candidates and disabled candidates.
Oaklands College is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff to share this commitment. Employment is subject to an enhanced DBS check and satisfactory safeguarding checks.
Please ensure you complete the full application and complete all sections; CV’s will not be accepted.