Specialist Learning Support Assistant, Covering Wakefield & Castleford, West Yorkshire

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Wakefield CollegeCovering Wakefield & Castleford, West Yorkshire

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Contract type: Part Time
Salary: £7,298 - £7,711 per annum (actual salary for 18.5 hrs per week, 40 weeks)
Contract term: Permanent

We’re looking to recruit a number of Specialist Learning Support Assistants for a variety of specialisms.

You’ll contribute to the delivery of appropriate non-teaching support in classroom situations and other college settings, working with students with specialist additional support needs on a 1:1 or group basis in accordance with the overall learner support plans.

We’re looking for a Specialist Learning Support Assistant who has direct experience of working with people with learning difficulties and/or disabilities in an educational setting, as well as a proven ability to motivate students and promote learning. Alongside this, you must have a flexible approach to working hours and a willingness to travel between our campuses.

What we are looking for:

  • Experience of working with people with learning  difficulties and/or disabilities in an education setting
  • Enthusiasm and commitment to all tasks undertaken
  • A minimum of GCSE level A*-C in Maths and English, or equivalent
  • Level 2 qualifications relevant to specialist learner support

See what we have to offer and come and join us. You won’t be disappointed.

For more information about Wakefield College and the opportunity to apply, please click the Apply button and you will be redirected to our college website.

Closing date: 11am, Friday 22nd September 2017

Transforming lives through learning…

…by enabling young people. Adults and employers to fulfil their potential.

Wakefield College is committed to safeguarding the welfare of all students and this post will be subject to Enhance Disclosure from the DBS.

We aim to develop a workforce that reflects the diverse community we serve and positively encourage applications from all.

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More about Wakefield College
Phase: Further Education
Age Range: 16+ years
Denomination: Non-denominational
Address: Wakefield Campus, Margaret Street, Wakefield, West Yorkshire, WF1 2DH, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1924 789789
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The City of Wakefield sits at the heart of West Yorkshire, and at the heart of the Wakefield district is Wakefield College. The College is the largest college in the District and has an impressive track record, having provided education and training ...