Youth Support Workder
Salary: £16,000 per annum, £12,800 pro rata
Full/part time: full time, fixed-term, term time only position
Contract Start Date: 3 January 2018
Contract End Date: 29 June 2018
Hours: 35 hours per week
Reporting to: Learner Services Team Leader
Location: Big Creative Academy, Clifton Avenue, Walthamstow, London E17 6HL and Big Creative Training, Uplands House, Blackhorse Lane, Walthamstow, London E17 5QJ
Big Creative Academy (BCA) is a post-16 free school specialising in the creative industries. We believe that teaching skills employers want and empowering young people to think reflectively enables positive outcomes for students and our wider community. Big Creative Academy is committed to wellbeing and excellent teaching.
Our mission is to improve the lives of young people through high quality training and creative industry experiences. We have 300 learners studying vocational programmes progressing to higher education and employment.
We are looking for an enthusiastic and lively person with experience of youth support work to join our dedicated team. Experience of working with 16-19 years olds is essential.
Main purpose of the role: To deliver a careers and progression focused programme at the Academy and training, providing support to students both in class and thought extra-curricular activities to ensure positive progression at the end of their course.
For full details of the role, please see the job description and person specification. For an informal conversation about the role please call Victoria Spence on 0208 498 3304.
If you wish to apply please complete the application below by clicking on Quick Apply. The closing date for applications is 5pm on Monday 1 January 2018.
To find out more about Big Creative Academy and our approach to education please see our website: www.bigcreative.education
Big Creative Academy is an equal opportunities employer and positively welcomes applications from all sections of the community. We are committed to safeguarding all learners enrolled on our programmes and appointment of successful applicants will be subject to satisfactory references being obtained, and an enhanced disclosure and barring service (DBS) check.