student support assistant in bedfordshire

18 July 2018
callum nolan, randstad student support
job type
£ 8.20 per hour
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bedfordshire, east of england
student support
job type
working hours
£ 8.20 per hour
reference number
callum nolan, randstad student support
0161 200 1930
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job description

Don't miss this chance to work in one of the most attractive campuses nationwide.

Are you passionate about a satisfying role as a student support assistant in the Bedford area? It will be an excellent opportunity to gain valuable teaching experience and enrich the lives of your students as well as the local community. Every day will be different when the college courses vary from floristry to equine studies.

Benefits will include:

* A generous holiday entitlement and pension scheme
* On site parking
* Flexible hours to suit your lifestyle
* Free DBS check - Save you £50
* Job with a meaning
* Competitive salary of £8.20 per hour
* No 2 days the same


* Providing support to learners, especially those with learning difficulties
* Provide overall care for learners
* To become an active member of the additional support team
* Provide personal care to students as required
* Help develop the independent living skills of the learner
* Observe the administration of medication where appropriate training has been given in line with students care plan
* Ability to monitor students' progress and set new targets


* Level 2 learner support certificate or equivalent
* Educated to level 2 in Maths and English
* Past experience in a similar role
* A willingness to work on all Bedford college sites
* A positive and adaptable attitude
* Responsibility for promoting and safeguarding the welfare of children and young people in the college and area
* Experience using Microsoft Office software
* Ability to support students' mobility and personal care needs
* The successful applicant must be suitable to work with children and vulnerable adults

Don't let this outstanding role slip through your fingers, hit the 'Apply Now' button!

The next stage will be a telephone interview where we would tell you if you have passed the interview. This would be followed by the registration process. Any successful applicants will be expected to provide eligibility to work in the UK and references from past employers.

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


previous experience dealing with students with learning disabilities


high school

educational requirements

Level 2 in english (equivalent to GCSE grade C)