Learning Support Assistant, Berkeley, Gloucestershire

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SGS Berkeley Green UTCBerkeley, Gloucestershire

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Start date: 1st September 2018
Contract type: Part Time
Salary: SCP 13-19. £16,491 - £18,746 per annum, pro rata. Salary is dependent on level of qualification and experience.
Contract term: Fixed Term

Post Number: SGSUTC09

Contract Term: Fixed Term 1 year starting 1st September 2018

Contract Type: Part time, Term Time Only 

Hours: 33.5 hours per week 

Salary: SCP 13-19. £16,491 - £18,746 per annum, pro rata

(Salary is dependent on level of qualification and experience)

The newly established SGS Berkeley Green University Technical College, part of SGS Academy Trust, is seeking to employ a reliable colleague to work as part of the UTCs student support team. You will be responsible for supporting students in their learning, enabling them to work as fully as possible to achieving their goals/qualifications, with a particular focus on the development of literacy skills. 

SGS Berkeley Green UTC provides specialist high quality vocational and academic education for 14-19 year old students with a strong interest in Advanced Manufacturing and Digital Technologies including Cyber Security. We are committed to developing our students into the Engineers and Digital Technologists of tomorrow by working closely with our employer partners to develop an exciting and industry relevant curriculum.

Reporting to the Senior Business Administrator and SENCO, you will be excited about the prospect of working with young people in an exciting and dynamic educational environment. We are looking for a person with a passion to support young people and who has excellent literacy skills. You will be an effective communicator and team player. You should have a dynamic and energetic approach and be enthusiastic about participating in all aspects of college life.

You will need to demonstrate:

• The skills required to support young people in their literacy development;

• Excellent teamwork and interpersonal skills; 

• A willingness to contribute to all aspects of UTC life.

In return we offer: 

• State of the art facilities in a purpose-built environment; 

• The opportunity to get in at the start and influence the direction of the UTC during this expansion phase; 

• A professional, business led organisation with unparalleled CPD opportunities and support from SGS College, Gloucestershire University and many business partners. 

If you are interested in this position please complete a SGS Academy Trust - Application Form and SGSAT Diversity form and return it to recruitment@sgscol.ac.uk 

Closing Date: Sunday 22 July 2018

Interview Date: TBC

Start Date: 1 September 2018.

The successful applicant will be required to obtain and maintain a satisfactory Disclosure Certificate, Enhanced with Children’s Barred list check, as a requirement of the job.

South Gloucestershire and Stroud Academies Trust welcomes applications from all sectors of the community and is an equal opportunities employer.


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More about SGS Berkeley Green UTC
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary with sixth form
Funding status: State - University Technical College (UTC)
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 14 - 19 years
Address: Head Office, Gloucestershire Science, and Technology Park, Berkeley, Gloucestershire, GL13 9PA, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 800 4701516