Team Leader - Additional Learning Support, Andover, Hampshire

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Andover CollegeAndover, Hampshire
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Contract type: Full Time
Salary: £21,213 - £22,508 pro rata
Contract term: Permanent

37 hours per week for 42 weeks per year (paid for 47.5 weeks to include holiday entitlement) 

£21,213 - £22,508 pro rata  

Sparsholt College comprises 2 campuses – our land-based College site near Winchester and our Tertiary site in Andover. This post relates to our Andover campus -  which largely serves our local Andover community; with some students coming to us from Wiltshire (mainly Salisbury) as well as nearby Test Valley locations.  

The Andover campus has a strong community identity and is renowned for the care and support it offers our students. The ALS team at Andover comprises of an experienced, dedicated and committed team of staff – and this includes a healthy mix of new arrivals and longer standing personnel. The team works across the entire curriculum offer (from foundation to Level 3 ie. A Levels, BTEC) and has strong and effective working relationships with all academic departments.  

The successful candidate will be joining a well-established team at a time of genuine challenge within the FE sector and will be someone who thrives on variety, responsibility and making a difference to the lives of young people.  The successful candidate will be responsible for the first line management of a team of Learning Support Assistants as well as having some timetabled duties of an LSA assisting individual learners to realise their learning goals and full potential.    

Closing Date: 25 September 2017  

College Benefits:  

• Eligibility to join the Teachers’ Pension Scheme (a defined benefit pension scheme) 

• Death benefit grant of 3 X salary if in the pension scheme 

• Free on- site parking 

• Car Care Scheme 

• Occupational Sick Pay Scheme 

• Occupational Maternity Pay Scheme 

• Flexible Working Policy 

• Holiday entitlement of 42 days plus bank holidays (pro-rated for part-time staff) 

• Child Care Vouchers 

• Access to an Employee Assistance Scheme 

• On-site gym at the Sparsholt campus (membership £100 per year) 

• Free gym classes 

• You Make the Difference Staff nomination scheme 

• Facility to purchase Sparsholt produce including: plants, flowers, fruit & vegetables, fish, venison and turkey 

• Access to discounted hair and beauty treatments at the Andover campus 

• Discounted admission to Marwell Zoo 

• Ability to access a range of CPD events and support with undertaking professional qualifications. 

• Various food outlets and eateries offering good value food and drink at competitive prices  

There is a nursery on the Sparsholt campus operated by a commercial provider

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