Staff Bank - Learning Support Assistant, St Albans

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Oaklands CollegeSt Albans
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Start date: ASAP
Contract type: Part Time / Full Time
Salary: £11.38 per hour inclusive of holiday pay
Contract term: Fixed Term

Term time only – Flexible hours available Monday - Friday £11.38 per hour inclusive of holiday pay Local Government Pension Scheme Hours available across the Welwyn Garden City Campus and St Albans Campus

We are looking for a Learning Support Assistant to work on both our St Albans and Welwyn Garden City campuses.  The role will include providing support for individuals or groups of students with learning difficulties and/or disabilities, assisting them to access the curriculum and develop strategies towards independence within a mainstream FE environment.  You will need the ability to communicate effectively with curriculum areas/ parents/ carers/multi-agency partners and work effectively with the Tutors to ensure that student needs and college objectives are met by delivering a high quality student experience.

Although your assistance would be mostly practically based emphasis is also placed on personal and social education, use of community services, information technology, literacy and numeracy, the development of employability and decision making skills.  You will work with tutors and students in both the classroom and in practical activities. A good level of English and Maths skills is essential.

We have a number of vacancies across a variety of disciplines on both campuses, these include Performing Arts, Music, Media, Business, ICT, Engineering, Health and Social Care and Early years Entry level 3 and Level 1+2.

Hours are flexible for the right candidate, potential for an immediate start. When submitting your application please confirm your weekly availability.

(Please note you will be required to pay for new enhanced DBS check before you can start at the College, unless you are part of the DBS update service)

Closing Date: Tuesday 27th March

Interview Date: Friday 6th April – St Albans Campus

Job location

More about Oaklands College
Address: St Albans Smallford Campus, Hatfield Road, St. Albans, Hertfordshire, AL4 0JA, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1727 737 000