The department of Inclusive Learning and Alternative Provision wishes to appoint a exceptional Learning Support Assistant to provide practical support to young people (14-16, 16-18) and adults with learning difficulties, behaviour barriers to learning and/or physical disabilities to facilitate their independence, access to learning and integration into the life of the College.
Permanent - Term Time Only - 30 hours a week
Please note: The successful candidates will be subject to an enhanced DBS check.
Skills & Experience
The ideal candidate will have experience of working with people with learning difficulties and/or disabilities including ASD, MLD, SLD and PMLD and experience of providing personal care in either paid or voluntary work or in the home.
Candidate will hold a Personal skills in English, Mathematics and ICT by holding Level 2 qualifications with a 5-year currency (or by undertaking initial assessments at job interview stage and by achieving Level 2 within one year of their appointment date as appropriate)
Equality, diversity and inclusion
Equality and inclusion are at the heart of everything we do. We want to seize every opportunity to build a truly diverse and inclusive workplace.
We work hard to ensure that we are making exciting opportunities available to all, and everyone feels valued, heard and respected so that we continue to build a high performance, high engagement culture.
We reserve the right to close the vacancy early, should we receive sufficient applications.
South Bank Colleges 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.