Specialist Learning Support Tutor (Assessor)
Salary: £26,508 - £37,833 pa pro rata
Contract Size: 0.9
Contract Details: Maternity Cover, Fixed Term
Start Date: 24 August 2020, this contract will end on 28 June 2021.
We have an exciting opportunity for a Tutor to join our Additional Support Team. The main job purpose is to:
• To identify learners who will need additional (learning) support.
• To provide professional diagnostic reports written in a language easily accessible to non-specialists.
• To provide a plan to deliver additional learning support.
• To provide 1:1 support to learners (across the full ability range) who need individual help to improve their learning skills.
• To provide specialist group provision for targeted areas of learning
The successful candidate will need to hold a full Level 5 teaching qualification (or be on a teaching programme) and educated to degree level.
We would expect you to hold a minimum of Level 7 qualification approved by the JCQ in SpLD. It is essential that you have relevant teaching experience of working with students with a range of difficulties including SpLD, ADHD, General & Moderate Learning Difficulties, or Pervasive Development Disorders. English, Maths and ICT are required at a minimum of Level 2.
For further information, please refer to the job description.
New College is a very successful and expanding Further Education College and we put our learners at the heart of everything that we do. Our excellent staff are key to our success and with our first class conditions of employment and generous benefits, we are truly an employer of choice.
We offer everyone who works at the College excellent conditions of employment, including generous holidays and competitive salaries with attractive pension schemes.
Please note an enhanced DBS will be required for this role. The successful candidate is required to meet the payment of this DBS check which is currently £40.
On appointment, you will be placed at the salary point aligned to a number of factors which include, but are not limited to, qualifications, previous relevant experience, current salary and market forces.
Closing Date: 16 July 2020
Interview Date: 29 July 2020
Due to the current COVID-19 lockdown measures the selection process for this role will take place remotely. Further information will be provided should you be invited to an interview.
New College Swindon is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. We particularly welcome applications from under represented groups including ethnicity, gender, transgender, age, disability, sexual orientation or religion.