Warrington & Vale Royal College is seeking to appoint a Learning Facilitator to assist in raising standards of performance in Maths, in particular GCSE. This post is term time only.
You will be providing study skills support to identified students, or groups of students, who are experiencing difficulties meeting the study skills requirements of their learning programme. The post holder will need to be pro-active, flexible and dynamic in responding to individuals or groups of students as required.
You will also provide support for students who require additional learning support due to learning difficulties and/or disabilities to ensure they achieve their qualification aims and reach their potential.
We offer an excellent salary and benefits package, which includes:
• A competitive salary
• Occupational pension scheme
• Employee benefits package
• Free on-site parking
• Full programme of training and mentoring
• Induction programme and buddy scheme
• Flexible working, where appropriate
• Focus on sustainability
In October 2019 the College was officially commended as ‘Good’ by Ofsted, and we celebrated some of the highest pass rates in England, ranking us in the top 10 nationally for the third consecutive year. Our mission is ‘Realising potential, transforming lives’. Our environment is inclusive, friendly and supportive, with high expectations for both staff and students. To thrive in our environment, you will need to be resilient, positive, able to work autonomously, have a strong work ethic, and put our learners at the heart of everything you do.
Suitable candidates will ideally have a degree or equivalent in Maths and possess, or be willing to work towards, a Diploma in Education and Training, or equivalent. Experience of team working and supporting students in a learning situation, and excellent interpersonal skills are essential.
Please note that it is college policy that referees of short-listed candidates will automatically be approached prior to interview. One reference should be from your current or most recent employer.
The College operates on 2 campuses – Warrington and Winsford.
We reserve the right to close this vacancy early if we receive sufficient applications for the role. If you are interested in this post please submit your application as soon as possible.
Warrington & Vale Royal College is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.We particularly welcome applications from under represented groups including ethnicity, gender, transgender, age, disability, sexual orientation or religion.