English and Maths Learning Support Assistant
£18,158 - £19,302 per annum, pro rata
18.5 hours per week
The working pattern is Monday 5 hours, Wednesday 4 hours, Thursday 5 hours, Friday 4.5 hours.
38 weeks per annum, paid for 43.13 weeks per annum
We are seeking to appoint an energetic and enthusiastic person with excellent communication and IT skills to support our learners in the English and Maths department, this could be 1:1 or as group support in class.
The ideal candidate will be a dedicated individual who enjoys working with young people and who is keen to support students studying GCSE English and Maths to enable them to achieve their full potential. The successful candidate will be responsible for working closely with teaching and cross college support staff and co-ordinate the resources supplied to enable the students to access education fully as well as developing skills essential to life and independence.
The English and Maths staff work with students across all the faculties and, with a wide range of vulnerable and challenging students. Staff are passionate about providing the training and qualifications that local employers and communities need. It would be helpful but not essential (as training and support will be available) if you have previous experience or knowledge of working with students with special educational needs.
In return, Abingdon & Witney College offer excellent benefits to our employees including generous pension and holiday schemes (with potential Christmas closure days), continued professional development, flexible working options, corporate gym membership, cycle/tech scheme and much more.
Closing date: 6th December 2021 (midnight)
Interview date: TBC
AWC values diversity and encourages applications from all sections of the community. We are committed to safeguarding and expect all our employees and volunteers to share this commitment. We are exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 and all appointments are subject to satisfactory clearances including enhanced DBS checks
Applications are reviewed and shortlisted on a rolling basis and we reserve the right to interview, appoint and close adverts early due to the volume of applications we receive.