Senior Learning Support Workers (0.6433 FTE Term Time Only), Merton

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Merton CollegeMerton

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Contract type: Part Time
Salary: £15,064 - £16,268 p.a. inc. London weighting, pro rata. (£23,417 to £25,289 p.a. inc. London weighting, full time equivalent
Contract term: Permanent

Are you ready for a challenge?

Do you have experience of working in an education setting with young adults with ASD and learning disabilities aged 16 – 25 who may also have complex needs and behaviours of concern?

The Aurora Centre at the Merton Campus of South Thames College Group is a purpose designed centre which provides education and training opportunities for students with autism and complex needs.

You will be enthusiastic, confident and reliable.  You will have experience of supporting lecturers in the delivery of teaching sessions to young ASD adults. In the absence of the lecturer you will be able to plan and deliver teaching sessions and support learners to achieve learning goals and life skills. You will have excellent communication skills and be able to provide pastoral and social care to learners including supporting their personal care needs and managing behaviours of concern (formally called challenging behaviour).

Closing date for the return of completed applications is Sunday 16th June 2019

Interview will be held on Thursday 27th June 2019 

South Thames Colleges Group is an equal opportunities employer and is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and vulnerable adults.

To apply for this post, please click on the following link and then follow the steps to complete and submit an online application.

For any queries please e-mail or telephone 020 8918 7777 quoting the job reference.

Please note CVs are not accepted.

The benefits package includes generous annual leave, pension scheme, subsidised sports facilities and professional development and training.

The South Thames Colleges Group is made up of Carshalton College, Kingston College, Merton College and South Thames College, which merged on 1 August 2017. South Thames Colleges Group is one of London’s largest providers of post-16 education and training and is an ongoing and significant contributor to its local communities. We aim to put students’ success at the heart of everything we do.  

We are looking for hard-working and collaborative people who can join our team and help challenge our students to progress and achieve.

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More about Merton College
Phase: Further Education
Address: South Thames College, Morden Park, London Road, Morden, Surrey, SM4 5QX, United Kingdom.
Telephone: +44 20 8918 7177
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Merton College is the new name of South Thames College’s Merton Campus and is a part of the South Thames Colleges Group. The Group was formed on 1 August 2017 when Carshalton College, Kingston College, and South Thames College merged, creating one of...