Learning Support Assistant

Location
Wellington, Telford (GB)
Salary
£18,470 per annum pro rata
Posted
09 Mar 2017
Closes
24 Mar 2017
Contract Type
Contract

This programme is funded by both the European Social Fund and The Big
Lottery Fund.
Building Better Opportunities
is a Big Lottery fund funded project,
designed to help those people who are furthest removed from the
labour market and support them back into employment. It will provide
a range of activities to build people’s confidence and aspirations as well
as putting in measures that will help remove barriers to employment in
areas such as health, finance, social exclusion and digital.
Building Better Opportunities in Shropshire, Telford and Wrekin

Through other funding streams Landau are also seeking to appoint.
Learning Support Assistant
Landau Ltd is a supported employment and training provider operating
across Shropshire, Telford and Wrekin, Stoke and Staffordshire and
the Black Country. Through our highly-trained staff, it is Landau’s aim to provide individuals aged 14 and over, whatever their learning or educational ability, with high-quality support that enables them to overcome obstacles and fulfil their potential in society
Required immediately, we are seeking a part-time Learning Support
Assistant at our training centre in Wellington, Telford for a fixed term contract to the end of July to work on a Study Programme with a group of young people aged 18-24 with mild learning and health disabilities. The young people are undertaking an Employability Award, Functional Skills and work experience.
Experience in a similar role is essential, and some knowledge of learning disabilities would be useful. Applicants should be calm and assertive, have the ability to establish a rapport with young people, be capable of identifying barriers that prevent an individual from moving forward and be able to encourage, engage and support students. Knowledge of initiatives that support young people into further education, training and employment is desirable.
The post requires an enhanced DBS disclosure. Interested applicants should request the Job Specification, Job Description and application form detailing their experience and suitability to the post.
• Salary £18,470 per annum pro-rata
• Working days Tues-Thurs 9-5
• Closing date 24.03.2017  
• Interview date 30.03.2017
• The post will commence on the successful candidates earliest available date
CV’s will NOT be accepted and all enquiries should be sent to:
Carole Moreton HR/Training Officer
E:hr@landau.co.uk T: 01952 245015
Landau Ltd, 5 Landau Court, Tan Bank, Wellington TF1 1HE

Charity No: 1048645