Post:                          LEAD LEARNING SUPPORT OFFICER

Salary:                       Up to £24,773 FTE

Hours:                       Full time, 37 hours

Ref No:                      J6/22 

Contract:                   Permanent

Closing Date:           30 January 2022

Interview Date:         TBC

Download:                Lead Learning Support Officer JD

 

Warrington & Vale Royal College is seeking to appoint a full time Lead Learning Support Officer to co-ordinate the organisation of Learning Facilitators to meet the needs of learners within the curriculum areas, and to work closely with Lecturers to ensure a fully integrated approach to supporting individuals or groups of students.

We offer an excellent salary and benefits package, which includes:

  • A competitive salary
  • Occupational pension scheme
  • Employee benefits package
  • Free on-site parking
  • Full programme of training and mentoring
  • Induction programme and buddy scheme
  • Flexible working, where appropriate
  • Focus on sustainability

In October 2019 the College was officially commended as ‘Good’ by Ofsted, and we celebrated some of the highest pass rates in England, ranking us in the top 10 nationally for the third consecutive year. Our mission is ‘Realising potential, transforming lives’. Our environment is inclusive, friendly and supportive, with high expectations for both staff and students. To thrive in our environment, you will need to be resilient, positive, able to work autonomously, have a strong work ethic, and put our learners at the heart of everything you do.

Suitable candidates should have a Level 3 qualification and 5 GCSEs, or equivalent, including Maths and English. Candidates must have the ability to support students in an educational setting and it is desirable that you have proven experience of working with people with specific learning difficulties and/or disabilities.

For further information please refer to the attached job description, or if you would like an informal conversation about this role please contact us.

This post is subject to an enhanced DBS check.

Please note that it is college policy that referees of short-listed candidates will automatically be approached prior to interview. One reference should be from your current or most recent employer.

The College operates on 2 campuses – Warrington and Winsford.

Please click here to complete your application. Please note, you will now be redirected to the FE Jobs website to apply to work at Warrington & Vale Royal College.

 

`Warrington and Vale Royal College is committed to Equal Opportunities and safeguarding and promoting the welfare of all our learners’