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Learning Support Assistants

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Suffolk New College
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£9.28 - £9.92 ph*
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Part Time
Closing date:
06 January 2020 12:00 PM
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Minimum of 18 hpw, 34 weeks per year (170 days per year, term time only).

Suffolk New College are looking for Learning Support Assistants to provide essential classroom and workshop support and practical assistance to our students and to play a key role in supporting our teaching staff to deliver an exceptional student experience.

As a Learning Support Assistant, you will work alongside teaching staff, and may be deployed across a range of vocational workshops or classrooms, working with groups of students or 1:1 with a specific student.

You will need to have a flexible style and approach with the ability to build effective relationships with both students and teaching staff accompanied by the ability to be pro-active and use your own initiative. You should have experience of working with young people and an understanding of working with people with Special Educational Needs (SEN).

You will need to have a good standard of education and literacy and numeracy at level 2 (GCSE C or 4 grade) is essential to the role.

* enhanced hourly rates are available for Learning Support Assistants undertaking personal care duties.

For further information about this vacancy and to apply, please visit our website: www.suffolk.ac.uk/jobs/work-for-us

Interview date: 13 January 2020.

This College is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of young people and expects all staff to share this commitment. As part of our on-going commitment to Equality and Diversity, Suffolk New College guarantee to short list all applicants from a black or ethnic minority group who meet all of the essential criteria. As users of the disability confident scheme, we guarantee to interview all disabled applicants who meet the essential criteria for the vacancy. All appointments are subject to Disclosure & Barring Service (DBS) check.

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