Learning Support Officer, Rochdale

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Rochdale Sixth Form CollegeRochdale

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

Ref:  S/GJ/8004/0081

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 to appoint an outstanding, enthusiastic and passionate Learning Support Officer who is keen to continuously improve the classroom experience of our students. The college opened in 2010, and around 1,780 students currently study with us.

The college wishes to appoint someone who is highly motivated and resilient, with a genuine desire to improve the life chances of our young people. Above all, we are looking for someone who naturally fits with the ethos and culture of the college and who can work within a successful and hardworking team.  RSFC has an excellent reputation and this is a real opportunity for you to make your mark.  

We are seeking only the best candidate to join who wishes to make their mark in a Sixth Form College with an excellent reputation.  

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 our website vacancies page via the Apply link or contact Ellie Down , Business Administration Apprentice for an application pack: e.down@rochdalesfc.ac.uk or telephone 01706 769800.

Closing date: Noon on Thursday 17th October 2019.

Interview date: Friday 1st November 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 to an enhanced DBS and background check.

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. View in Google Maps
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