LEARNING SUPPORT ASSISTANT

START DATE: SEPTEMBER 2022

SALARY: £10.08 – £13.58 PER HOUR – PART-TIME, TERM TIME ONLY

Chadsgrove Educational Trust Specialist College is a 19-25 provision for students aged 19-25 whose special educational needs arise from their physical disabilities and/or complex medical needs. In addition there may be some who have profound and multiple learning difficulties, whilst others have sensory impairments and/or communication difficulties.

We currently have 12 students on roll and there are 6 Learning Support Assistants (LSA). The roles of the LSAs are varied but consist of supporting teaching activities and assisting with the changing and personal care requirements of some of our students. The work can often involve manual handling of students and candidates need to be physically fit and capable of working co-operatively within a multi-disciplinary team. It is essential that candidates are ambitious for our learners, adaptable with a good sense of humour and have an ability to empathise and work positively with the students’ individual needs.

Chadsgrove College is committed to promoting and safeguarding the welfare of young adults. All candidates will be subject to an enhanced DBS check and satisfactory references.

If you are interested in this post, please complete an application form which can be found on the College website. If you wish to discuss this role please do not hesitate to telephone the College on 01527 871511 Ext 319.

The closing date for applications is: Friday 1st July 2022.