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Learning Support Assistant
Salary: £18,942 per annum / pro rata
Hours: 18.5 - 20.5 hours per week, 36 weeks per year (Term Time Only)
Fixed Term Contract until July 2022
Start date: ASAP
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Eastleigh College is a General Further Education College offering a variety of vocational courses to full and part time learners from level 1 to level 7. You will be supporting students with a variety of learning and physical needs which may include dyslexia, hearing impairments, Autism, SEMH, etc. You will need to have a keen interest in working in this field and may already have experience in supporting students in a classroom, 1:1 and / or small group environments.
You will already be, or show potential of becoming an excellent classroom practitioner, supporting young people with their studies, in a variety of settings. Able to establish constructive relationships with students and teachers, promote the inclusion and acceptance of all, while setting challenging and demanding expectations. Supporting students with a variety of learning needs including Autism/Asperger's, challenging behaviour or emotional needs in a variety of vocational subject areas would also be particularly welcome. Knowledge of Education Health and Care Plans and their requirements would be desirable.
You must hold a minimum of English and Maths GCSE’s (C or above), or the equivalent Level 2 functional skills qualification.
Ideal attributes of applicant:
Applicants must be comfortable talking to and engaging with students; as well as enthusiastic, flexible, proactive, resilient; able to adapt approaches and interaction when needed, and promote self-esteem and independence within the classroom.
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Please note that if you have not been contacted 2 weeks after applying, please be advised you have been unsuccessful in your application for the post.
Please be advised that the post may be withdrawn at any point if a suitable applicant has been appointed.
Further details: Job Description & Person Specification
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