Teaching Assistant (Higher Education)
West Suffolk College, Bury St Edmunds
1 day per week, 52 weeks per year
Salary: £3,710 to £3,849 (£19,610 to £20,346 FTE) per annum depending on experience
UNIVERSITY STUDIES AT WEST SUFFOLK COLLEGE
ABOUT THE ROLE
We are seeking to appoint an enthusiastic and experienced teaching assistant to aid the delivery of our new BA (Hons) in Integrative Counselling degree to continue the success of the counselling offer within University Studies at WSC. You will join the Department of Health & Human Sciences and join a friendly and supportive team of Counsellors and colleagues, who play key roles in the delivery and on-going development of the courses in the Department.
You will take on the role of teaching assistant with support from the Course Leader, with whom you will work closely. You will be actively involved in curriculum delivery, creatively considering teaching and learning within a dynamic team, and assist with teaching across the years of the Integrative Counselling course. You will be involved in preparing students for professional employment and your role will include actively supporting skills sessions and to support and encourage students to achieve their potential. You will also supervise students and participate in admissions and recruitment events working collaboratively with wider College and outreach partners.
Required qualifications, skills and experience
Please ensure you familiarise yourself with our Character Strengths and Mission Statement to incorporate into your personal statement. You will find this very beneficial if you are invited to attend for an interview and it will help you to understand our expectations of you at an early stage of the recruitment process.
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This College is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.
Closing Date: Monday 21st June 2021
Interview Date: Week Commencing 28th June 2021
We are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of their race, sex, gender, gender reassignment, disability, religion/belief, sexual orientation or age in accordance with the requirements of the Equality Act 2010.
The College is committed to safeguarding children and safer recruitment practices and will undertake all the required pre-employment checks on the successful candidate including an enhanced DBS Disclosure.
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