Student Support Assistant – Persian / Farzi Speaking, St Albans

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Oaklands CollegeSt Albans
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Start date: ASAP
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: £15,006 per annum
Contract term: Fixed Term

Student Support Assistant - We require someone who is fluent in speaking Persian/Farzi to support a young person at the college

Full Time – 35.25 hours per week - Core working hours; Monday / Tuesday / Thursday 8.45am – 3.45pm / Wednesday 8.45am – 4:45pm and Friday 8.45am – 3.00pm

Fixed term contract up to 1 year

£15,006 per annum – Term time only working 38 weeks

Are you interested in helping our learners achieve their full potential? Oaklands College is home to one of the largest SEN provisions for students aged 19-24 in Hertfordshire. The Springfield and Supported Learning departments support a range of learners with both moderate and severe learning difficulties and/or disabilities. The college also has a specialist department for students with Autism.  Our SEN student support assistants work with our learners who need additional support and guidance before moving onto another supportive programme, or further education, training and work. Support needed varies from student to student. You can expect to be assisting with personal care, feeding and administration of medication.

Although your assistance would be mostly practically based, emphasis is also placed on personal and social education, use of community services, information technology, literacy and numeracy, the development of employability and decision making skills. You will also work with tutors and students in the classroom and in practical activities.

(Please note you will be required to complete and pay for new enhanced DBS check before you can start at the College, unless you are part of the DBS update service)

The successful candidate will need to be available to attend corporate induction on Monday 20th August and ready to start the position Wednesday 22nd August, pending a DBS has been issued.

Closing date: Sunday 15th July

Interview date: To Be Confirmed

Job location

More about Oaklands College
Address: St Albans Smallford Campus, Hatfield Road, St. Albans, Hertfordshire, AL4 0JA, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1727 737 000