Senior Learning Support Worker (0.6433 FTE Term Time Only)
South Thames College is one of London's largest providers of post-16 education and training and an ongoing and significant contributor to the local community.
We aim to keep students at the heart of everything we do. Continuing investment in the development of the College's main sites, at Wandsworth and Merton has resulted in first-class facilities that give our students a 'real-world' experience throughout their course.
We are looking for hard-working and collaborative people who can join our team and help challenge our students to progress and achieve.
Senior Learning Support Worker
(0.6433 FTE Term Time Only)
Salary: GBP14,915 - GBP16,108 p.a. inc. London weighting, pro rata. (GBP23,185 to GBP25,039 p.a. inc. London weighting, full time equivalent)
Job Ref: REQ000285
Are you ready for a challenge?
Do you have experience of working with young ASD adults (16 - 25 years) with complex and challenging needs in an education setting?
The Aurora Centre at the Merton Campus of South Thames College is a purposely designed, high specification, state of the art centre which provides education and training opportunities for students with autism and complex needs.
You will be enthusiastic, confident, reliable and you will have experience of supporting lecturers in the delivery of teaching sessions to young ASD adults. In the absence of the lecturer you will be able to plan and deliver teaching sessions and support learners to achieve learning goals and life skills. You will have excellent communication skills and be able to provide pastoral and social care to learners including personal care needs and managing challenging behaviours.
Closing date for the return of completed applications is Thursday 24 th August 2017.
South Thames College is an equal opportunities employer and is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and vulnerable adults.
To apply for this post, please go to our website, search for the vacancy and then follow the steps to complete and submit an online application
For any queries please e-mail or telephone quoting the job reference.
Please note CVs are not accepted.
The benefits package includes generous annual leave, pension scheme, subsidised sports facilities and professional development and training.