Learning Support Officer, Rochdale

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Rochdale Sixth Form CollegeRochdale

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Start date: August 2019
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: £18,000 to £20,070 (£15,949 to £17,784 actual)
Contract term: Permanent

37 hours per week, term time only + 5 days. Required to work to 6.00pm on a rota basis within our Achievement Centre study area.

We are looking for an outstanding, enthusiastic and passionate Learning Support Officer who is keen to continuously improve the classroom experience of our students. Highly motivated and resilient, you will have a genuine desire to improve the life chances of our young people. The successful candidate will work within a successful and hardworking team. RSFC has an excellent reputation and this is a real opportunity for you to make your mark.  

You will be joining RSFC at a very exciting time in its development and there are always opportunities for career progression for hardworking and resilient colleagues.

Key Areas of Responsibility:

  • To implement agreed learning support with individuals/groups and support teaching staff in the learning and development of students.  
  • To provide detailed and specialist skills/knowledge within the field of SEN (special educational needs)/ALN (additional learning needs).

Salary: All appointments will be made on the nationally agreed Sixth Form College pay spine based on qualification and experience. The salary for this post is Points 20 – 24, currently £18,000 to £20,070 (actual for term time plus one week is £15,949 to £17,784).  

For more information, visit: www.rochdalesfc.ac.uk or contact Kate Cullen, PA to Principal for an application pack: k.cullen@rochdalesfc.ac.uk or telephone 01706 769800.

Closing date: Noon on Monday 8th July 2019.

Interview date: Wednesday 10th July 2019. 

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. Appointment to this post is subject an enhanced DBS and background check.

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More about Rochdale Sixth Form College
Phase: Further Education
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 16 - 19 years
Address: College Road, Rochdale, Lancashire, OL12 6HY, United Kingdom.
Telephone: +44 1706 769 800
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The College opened in September 2010 as the newest sixth form college in the UK and the first to be built since 2004. With world class facilities, the £26 million College is purpose built and currently accommodates circa. 1650 students