Tameside College in Ashton-Under-Lyne Greater Manchester is a diverse and vibrant further education college that offers a wide range of course including A level and advanced level vocational study programmes, Apprenticeships and adult courses up to degree Level. We aim to give all our students an exceptional experience.
We believe in excellence and we back that up with high expectations, a superb working environment (as part of the Vision Tameside £100 million+ accommodation strategy) and outstanding teaching. We also believe that attending college is about more than achieving a qualification, important though that is. This is why we aim to give learners every opportunity to develop their full potential in a supportive and friendly environment.
Joining us as a Learning Support Officer, you will facilitate high quality learning through the support of students with complex learning difficulties, complex and challenging behaviour and physical disabilities and will contribute to the classroom experience of our talented and enthusiastic learners, within a hardworking team with high standards. As a highly engaged and motivated Learning Support Officer, you will have a genuine desire to improve the life chances of our learners.
Tameside College has an excellent reputation, and this is a real opportunity for you to make a difference in people’s lives.
We are looking for an enthusiastic, resilient and highly motivated individual, with a relevant level 3 qualification or equivalent coupled with a thorough knowledge of the relevant curriculum and have the ability to perform learning support to contribute to effective learning. You will provide and supervise the personal hygiene and health care requirements of students to ensure their comfort and cleanliness within the work area of the Aspirations department, be a strong team player with excellent communication skills.
31.25 hours over 38 weeks of the year, mainly term time
Closing date for applications: noon, 23rd September