Student Support Co-ordinator (Ref:LCC3390)

Student Support Co-ordinator (Ref:LCC3390)

WHAT WE DO
We offer health science and social care courses from levels 1 to 3 for young people and adults who want to progress into the health and social care sector. We are an outstanding departed with highly committed and supportive staff.
We are looking for somebody with experience of supporting students and young people in a wellbeing and safeguarding capacity. You will need to be able work sensitively with a caseload of young people who are experiencing difficulties to enable them to continue with their studies and achieve.
WHAT YOU WILL DO
As a student support co-ordinator you will work alongside teachers to support young people who may need support with their wellbeing, safeguarding and pastoral care. You will also be involved in the administration of the additional learning support fund. You will be a Designated Safeguarding Officer for our department. Work with curriculum teams, and learning support teams to put in place support plans to ensure EHCP outcomes are achieved.
YOUR PROFILE
You will need to be experienced in safeguarding young people. You will need to be highly motivated and able to use your own initiative to respond to challenges as well as being able to work effectively within a team.
You will need to have experience of working with vulnerable groups in an educational setting and of working with a range of partners and referring into their services. You will need to be able to stay calm and work under pressure. Commitment to professional standards and restorative practice approaches.

For more information about the role please contact:
Rachel Minshull
[email protected]

About Us

Luminate Education Group consists of; Harrogate College (HC), Keighley College (KC), Leeds City College (LCC), Leeds Conservatoire (LC), University Centre Leeds, Leeds Sixth Form College, White Rose Academies Trust (WRAT) and Yorkshire Centre for Training & Development. Luminate Education Group is one of the fastest and most innovative education groups in the country.
We offer a curriculum as diverse as our students within a vibrant and multicultural learning environment. Our goal is to deliver excellent and innovative education which supports and inspires every student to achieve their ambitions.
Our focus is to ensure every group member, and the group as a whole, is successful. In order to achieve this, the group members proactively look for ways to support and inspire each other, to strengthen central services and be a guiding light for all our staff and students.
Join us on the journey to being the best that we can collectively be for our students, apprentices, staff and our stakeholders.

SAFEGUARDING
At Luminate Education Group we are committed to the safeguarding of children, young people and vulnerable adults. We expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.
All successful applicants will be required to complete all the mandatory pre-employment checks, which includes:
  • Proof of right to work in the UK
  • Enhanced Disclosure and Barring Services (DBS) check
  • Children's barred list check (we may also check the adult barred list if the role involves working with vulnerable adults)
  • Two professional references
  • Fitness to work; this is conducted by our Occupational Health Provider
  • Section 128 check for all staff entering management roles
  • Prohibition check for all staff entering teaching related roles
Please Note: All successful applicants who have lived or travelled overseas for three months or more in the past five years will be required to undertake an overseas check as part of the pre-employment checks.
More information on overseas checks can be found on the government website.
All offers of employment are subject to satisfactory pre-employment checks.