Learning Support Assistant (Personal Care)

Northampton College
Northampton [Northamptonshire]
£19,062 - £19,062 Per Year, Pro Rata
08 Jun 2022 09:15
08 Jul 2022 23:59
Further Education
Job Level
Administrator / Coordinator/ Assistant
Contract Type
Part Time

Learning Support Assistant (Personal Care)

Hours: This role is based around 15-25 hours per week over 35-36 weeks per year (individual requirements to be discussed at interview). On working days this post will be required to start at either 9am and/or be able to finish at 5pm

Salary: £19,062 per annum based on full time, full year hours. Actual salary will be dependent on hours and weeks worked. (Dependent on skills, experience and qualifications) 

Reporting to: Support Practitioner - Personal Care Primary Location: Northampton, Booth Lane Campus

Closing Date: The recruitment for these roles is ongoing, applications will be shortlisted on the last Friday of each month

Interview Date TBC


About Northampton College

Northampton College is proud, as the leading provider of further education in the South East Midlands region, to have been ranked, in the 2018/2019 National Achievement Rates Tables (NART), as 7th out of more than 200 colleges for 16 to 18-year old education and training. As a College, who have been rated by Ofsted as ‘good’ with outstanding features, we are committed to developing the professional and technical skills of our students, who are the workforce and leaders of the future.


The Role

To provide support for groups of students and individual students with personal care needs, who have been assessed and identified as requiring support, both in classes and around the college. To ensure they are given an equal opportunity of achieving their qualification aims. The post holder will also be required to support student’s cross-college as and when the business requires.


The Successful Candidate

The successful candidate’s knowledge, skills, experience, abilities and qualities will include:

• Level 2 Qualifications in Maths and/or English

• Experience of providing personal care to young people or adults with learning difficulties and/or disabilities

• A First Aid qualification or the willingness to obtain this.


If you would like to be a part of our successful team please go to https://www.northamptoncollege.ac.uk/working-for-us.html for further details on how to apply. Job share will be considered for this post This post will require a Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check

To apply please save a copy of the below Employment Application Form, complete fully and email to [email protected] when you will then receive confirmation of receipt of application.

Application Form