( Salary is dependent on level of qualification and experience)
Term Time Only Contracts will occur a salary adjustment if the start date is after 1st September
Contract Type: Fixed Term until 31st August 2021, Term Time Only, 36 weeks
Hours: 30 hours per week (Monday-Friday)
South Gloucestershire & Stroud College has an excellent reputation for delivering further education and work-based programmes in a range of subjects - from business to sport, engineering to media, GCSE's and A Levels to degree level courses.
Our experienced and passionate staff work hard to help our students achieve their personal challenges and career goals. We are proud of SGS and committed to making the College the best it can be. We are currently working hard to achieve "Outstanding" status after being classified as "Good" in our first inspection.
Employability & Progression Department at SGS College has an excellent reputation for delivering outstanding training to Level 1 students who may have had a bad experience of eduction previously or feel anxious about education. Our learners need innovative and creative support to encourage and engage their learning.
To maintain the growth of provision within our department and to support various new projects, we are looking for a self-motivated individual who can confidently support our Level 1 Enterprise learners who have an EHCP or require additional support for a variety of reasons.
SGS College have an exciting opportunity for a Learning Support Worker at our Stroud campus.
Key Tasks and Responsibilities
v To support students in achieving their goals and qualifications in an agreed range of settings
v To work collaboratively with teaching staff and others to support learner progress and achievement through 1:1 or group support in an agreed range of settings (in the classroom and online)
v To adapt/modify some curriculum materials as necessary.
v To use the restorative approach when working with learners
Beneficial Skills & Qualifications
v High levels of personal integrity, positivity and to be proactive in responding to the needs of the college students and other staff
v High Level of commitment to improving people's lives through learning
v Ability to adapt to different situations and individuals
v Interest in development and motivation for improved skills
Why choose SGS College?
You will become part of the wider SGS family supporting you with your professional development, access to the LGPS Pension scheme, discounted shopping benefits, and access to a wide variety of external health and wellbeing resources.
If you are interested in this position please complete an online application form by clicking on apply.
Closing Date: 30th October 2020
Expected Interview Date: 9th November 2020
The successful applicant will be required to obtain and maintain a satisfactory Disclosure Certificate, Enhanced with Children's Barred list check, as a requirement of the job.
South Gloucestershire and Stroud College welcomes applications from all sectors of the community and is an equal opportunities employer.