Work Placement Job Coach
37 hours per week, 36 weeks per year – term time only.
£15,618.75 to £17,435.75 per annum
(Pro rata £18,655.94 to £20,826.27 per annum)
An exciting opportunity to work one to one supporting students into work placements. We are looking for someone who is committed to enabling young people with additional needs to reach their potential. The role will involve working with the work experience and learning support teams encouraging young people in their work experience placement. The role will involve accompanying students on placements, working with employers to ensure they understand the student’s needs and dealing with any issues that arise on the placement.
The successful candidate will have a minimum of a Level 3 qualification or equivalent as well as GCSE English & Maths at grade C or above. Effective organisations and administrative skills are essential as well as excellent communication skills, competent IT skills and the ability to develop new working relationships with internal and external agencies.
Interviews will be arranged as and when applications are received, so please do not delay in applying.
- Pension scheme*: Peoples Pension.
- **Annual Leave entitlement, bank holidays** Retail Benefits scheme, free onsite parking, refectory/coffee shop and staff wellbeing day.
- DBS check is payable by candidate.
This post is exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 and the College is therefore permitted to ask job applicants to declare all convictions and cautions (including those which are "spent" unless they are "protected" under the DBS filtering rules) in order to assess their suitability to work with children.
Basingstoke College of Technology, located in North Hampshire, is a leading and well respected further education provider. The college prides itself on its excellent links with business and the success of its learners in securing positive destinations.
Basingstoke is an expanding town with a thriving economy and excellent transport links. The college was rates ‘good with outstanding features’ in May 2016 by Ofsted and is committed to becoming an ‘outstanding’ provider. Our financial health has consistently been rated ‘outstanding’ over the last 10 years by the Skills Funding Agency.
BCoT is a significant provider of apprenticeships and we have set ambitious growth targets.
BCoT is an equal opportunities employer and we welcome enquiries from everyone and value diversity in our workforce