Learning Support Worker, North Wales

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Priory College North WalesNorth Wales

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Contract type: Full Time
Salary: £14,450 per annum
Contract term: Fixed Term

Priory Coleg North Wales, Ty Dewi Sant, Rhosddu Road, Wrexham LL11 0ZX

Hours 40 hours per week term time only (8.30-16.30)

We are looking to employ a proactive and enthusiastic individual to work as part of our learner support team.  Duties will include working 1:1 with learners in a college environment and also to work on independence and employability skills.  This is a term time maternity leave cover and a certain degree of flexibility is essential as hours are based around the learner’s timetable and learners will be in different colleges.

Applicants must have achieved, or are prepared to work towards, an NVQ Level 3 in Health and Social Care/children and young persons and have experience of working within the educational/care environment.

It would be preferable if applicants had previous experience of working with students with special educational needs and Autistic Spectrum Conditions.  A knowledge of welsh language is also desirable but not essential.  Staff may be required to work outside term time if training is required

Priory College North Wales is a specialist further education college for learners aged 16-25 with Autistic Spectrum Conditions, Asperger Syndrome and associated conditions. Priory Coleg North Wales works in partnership with Coleg Cambria to deliver mainstream education with tailored support in education, independence and communication skills.

Priory College North Wales also offer bespoke tailored programmes for students including therapies.

We want to invest in you and your future! Find out about our career pathways: https://www.priorycareerpathways.com/ 


For all roles we require a minimum of two references.  References provided must cover the last 3 years, for all of our services we will need to request all references from where you have worked with either Children or Vulnerable Adults.

Please be advised that references will be requested prior to interview for all roles within our schools.

About us

From education to hospitals, care homes and secure facilities, the Priory Group of Companies offers individually tailored, multidisciplinary treatment programmes for those with complex educational needs or requiring acute, long-term and respite mental healthcare.


Priory Education Services is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. All applicants must be willing to undergo safeguarding screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers and disclosures with the relevant body at an enhanced level. We are an equal opportunities employer.

More about Priory College North Wales
Type: Special Needs
Funding status: State
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 16 - 25 years
Address: Ty Dewi Sant, Rhosddu Road, Wrexham, Clwyd, LL11 0ZX, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 1978 340580
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Priory College North Wales is an independent specialist day college, providing support and care for young people aged 16 to 25 years with Asperger Syndrome, autistic spectrum conditions and associated conditions. The college works in partnership with...