Macclesfield college is a leading provider of further Education & Higher Education in the North West of England. Recognised as a 'Good' College at its recent Ofsted inspection in November 2017. In 2017, Macclesfield College was a Finalist at the Education Investor awards and is number one in Cheshire and Manchester for level 3 courses and Apprenticeships. With a modern, inspiring campus, providing education to learners of all ages and abilities. Based in East Cheshire, the College offers free campus parking and excellent transport links.
The college is looking for proactive, confident and enthusiastic individuals, to complement the Student Services team in offering the right support for young people with additional needs, ensuring they are successful in their chosen course.
You will support groups and/or individual students who have been assessed and identified as requiring additional learning and support. You will need to be a good communicator with the ability to communicate effectively both verbally and in writing, with a wide variety of people at all levels.
You will also need to be well organised and possess good time management skills and problem solving skills, whilst having the ability to work on your own initiative.
You will be committed and motivated by the shared values of the College and will have recent and successful experience of working with learners aged from a diverse age range and recent and successful experience of working with people with a range of disabilities and learning needs.
In addition, as part of the role you may also be required to assist students, with their personal care needs and mobility between lessons.
The College is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.
All appointments will be subject to an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check and satisfactory references.
The College is committed to equality of opportunity.
We welcome applications from all sections of the community, particularly from members of ethnic minority groups.
The position will close at 9.00 am on 16th November 2018