Post: Learning Support Assistant
Salary: Between £15,000 and £18,000 reduced pro rata to 0.9
Start Date: As soon as possible
Health Futures is pleased to offer this post of Learning Support Assistant. You will work to the Director of Pastoral Care in providing efficient and effective personal tutorial and pastoral support to members of the UTC community as part of an effective team.
This role is the equivalent of up to 210 days per year (slightly more than term time only) not whole year. This is a full time role and the hours worked may require you to be flexible within a normal overall envelope of 8:15am to 5:00pm (Friday 4pm), if you have constraints on the times that you can be available please indicate this clearly in your application.
You will have experience of building relationships and working with young people to improve their lives prospects. You will be an effective user of ICT with excellent communication skills who enjoys working with young people and wants to make a difference. You will have the opportunity to develop your skills and experience while working with us so that your career can grow as we do.
Our state of the art facilities and technology will ensure you can engage with all stakeholders effectively and efficiently while also supporting the rest of the school community to do the same.
Established with the backing of the University of Wolverhampton and in partnership with a wide range of health sector employer partners, including all West Midlands NHS Trusts, WM Ambulance Service and the Mid-counties Co-operative Pharmacy, Health Futures is responding to the identified skills gap that is preventing local young people taking up the varied and valuable career paths in this sector.
If you are excited by the opportunity that Health Futures presents for its students and staff and want to be part of our success story then go to our website for more information: www.healthfuturesutc.co.uk.
As the welfare and safeguarding of our pupils is paramount, this post is subject to enhanced DBS and prohibition checks.
NOR: At full capacity - 600
Age range: 14-19
Closing date for applications: 5:00pm on Thursday 28th September, 2017.
Interviews will take place the following week.