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‘College is for everyone’

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I wanted to work in FE from a young age. Now, here I am.

My job isn’t just about helping students learn, it’s helping them to become confident individuals who are ready to take on the world.

As a learning and support officer, no two days are the same. Many of the students have learning disabilities and some struggle with issues such as anxiety. This can make even the smallest task seem like a mountain. I have to build a level of trust with each student so that they will work with me and come to me when they’re feeling overwhelmed and need additional support.

Getting to know students as ...

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