Learning Support Assistant
Bishop Auckland College is seeking to recruit Learning Support Assistants who will be responsible for providing individual and group support for students and keeping accurate records of support delivered working across various sites.
- Job Reference:
- Bishop Auckland Campus
- Closing Date:
- 11 December 2023
- Casual LSA hourly rate £13.72 (inclusive of holiday entitlement)
- Temporary until June 2024
This role will be to support learners in all areas of the college. This could be in a vocational practical / theory class, as well as Maths and English. The candidate may be allocated a learner on a 1-1 basis or in a group to support learning. The LSA will be willing to undertake further SEN training to support the role.
Working for Bishop Auckland College will give you access to an excellent staff benefits scheme, which includes an extremely generous annual leave entitlement, excellent pension scheme, free onsite parking, free gym membership, discounted childcare at the onsite Nursery, plus many more.
The successful candidate will be required to possess CACHE Level 3 Teaching Assistant or equivalent level qualification in supporting in the classroom (or to work towards within 1 year), level 2 in literacy or numeracy (GCSE grade C/4 or above), must have one and be willing to work towards the other within two years, and level 1 Safeguarding (to be achieved within 6 weeks).
It is desirable that the candidate will also possess Level 2 Equality & Diversity, Level 3 Adult Subject Support, a relevant vocational qualification, Teaching qualification eg PTLLS, and an IT qualification. Applicants will also have experience supporting young people with additional needs.
This role will include responsibilities within safeguarding and the postholder will be engaging in regulated activity.
To view the full job description/person specification, please click here.
Please be aware that applications can be reviewed at any point prior to the closing date
To apply for this post please complete the application form:
Please note that a Curriculum Vitae (CV), will not be
accepted instead of an application form.
Bishop Auckland College is an equality, diversity and inclusive employer. We are committed to recruiting a more diverse workforce that reflects the people we serve.
Completed applications should be emailed back to: firstname.lastname@example.org or posted to:
Bishop Auckland College
Bishop Auckland Campus
Bishop Auckland College is committed to the safeguarding and the welfare of all learners and any offer of employment will be subject to receipt of a satisfactory DBS disclosure. All teaching staff will be required to register with the Institute for Learning.