learning support assistant - additional learning support in wallsend

07 January 2019
jonathan ratcliffe, randstad student support
job type
£ 8 per hour
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wallsend, north east
disability support
job type
working hours
£ 8 per hour
reference number
jonathan ratcliffe, randstad student support
0161 247 8800
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job description

Student Support Worker (Additional Learning Support)

Are you ready for a fresh start and a new challenge for a new year?

Randstad Student Support is now recruiting for Support Workers to work with learners who have a wide range of needs, including academic, social, emotional and physical. I am looking for suitable staff for January 2019 start at a local college in North Tyneside. You will be supporting students to achieve their full potential both in and out of lessons.

This role would suit someone who is looking for flexibility and term time hours. You will be employed based on the student's needs and your individual availability. The college is closed for holiday periods such as Christmas, Easter and Summer.

You could be supporting in any of the following curriculum areas.

* English
* Maths
* Sport

Personal Attributes

* The ability to communicate and work with young adults / students
* A real desire to support and help students to reach their potential
* Ability to work as part of a team
* Be able to maintain a confident and professional approach at all times
* An Interest or experience in one of the above curriculum areas would be advantageous


* To provide support to students in group based sessions under the direction of the Tutor
* To develop learners' English and Maths skills
* Ability to keep students on task and engaged
* Promote independent learning with your students
* Work within the policies and procedures of the college and in partnership with other staff and teams
* Attend staff and review meetings where necessary

Requirements of the role

* Successful applicants must be suitable to work with children and vulnerable adults
* A DBS check (Disclosure and Barring Service) will be carried out free of charge


* Experience is desirable but not essential in: supporting people with: learning difficulties, disabilities, education or care
* The right attitude, patience, encouragement and understanding


* Dedicated Consultant
* Competitive rates of pay - £8.00 per hour
* Holiday pay
* Free DBS check
* Statutory benefits: sick pay, maternity pay, paternity pay
* Free On Site Parking

If you feel that you have the skills and the passion to make a difference in a students life and you are a team player then I would like to hear from you. Together we can make a difference that counts.

Randstad Student & Worker Support acts as an employment business when supplying temporary staff and as an employment agency when introducing candidates for permanent employment with a client. Randstad Student & Worker Support is an equal opportunities employer and decisions are made on merits alone.