Learning Support Assistant

Learning Support Assistant

About the role:
We are currently seeking to recruit an excellent Learning Support Assistant. This is a great opportunity to work and support students with learning difficulties and/or disabilities (including emotional and/or behavioural difficulties) within a Further Education setting. You will be expected to differentiate and facilitate learning according to the student need. You may be working 1:1 and as a floating support with students. You will be expected to liaise with subject tutors and personal tutors regarding the needs of individual students.

About you:
With a good basic level of literacy/communication skills, a qualification in SEN/ Teaching Assistant course and working with children/ young adults is desirable, or a willingness to work towards this qualification. You must have significant experience of working with learners with learning difficulties and/ or disabilities in a post 16 educational setting as well as emotional and behavioural issues and proven success with your students in a post 16 setting.

About us:
We are the largest college group in London. Our colleges include City and Islington College, Westminster Kingsway College, and The College of Haringey, Enfield and North East London. We are committed to success through equality and diversity.

About City and Islington College:
City and Islington College is a learning environment like no other. The College is a leader in its field and has been honoured with many prizes and awards. If you want to stretch your own talents in a supportive environment with continuous staff training and development, then City and Islington College could be the place for you.

We celebrate the diversity of our students and staff and work hard to ensure an environment where everyone is treated with dignity and respect. As London's leading college our commitment to equality and diversity will help ensure we are the first choice for students, staff, employers, and partners.


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CLOSING DATE: Friday 17th June 2021
INTERVIEW DATE: TBC