Learning Support Assistant

Morgan Hunt UK Limited
£8.00 per hour
05 Aug 2017
24 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Are you an enthusiastic learning support assistant? Do you enjoy helping students with learning difficulties? Are you knowledgeable about special educational needs? Then read on.

You purpose will be to meet the needs of learners with identified Learning Difficulties and / or Disabilities including in class and out of class support to remove barriers to accessing learning and participation.

To implement agreed learning support with individuals and groups with a view to encourage learner independence using identified support strategies

  1. To provide appropriate learning support for groups and /or individuals with identified Learning difficulties and / or Disabilities. Including in and out of class support, residential activities, educational visits or work experience.
  2. To provide learning support for those learners identified as having additional support needs for literacy and numeracy.
  3. To contribute to the planning, differentiation and target setting for learners needs with curriculum staff and the wider Student Support team.
  4. To record, review and adapt strategies throughout the academic year using student ILP and other college systems.
  5. To support learners with personal care and medical needs including administration of medication where indicated in their education health care Plan.
  6. To develop and adapt accessible resources and materials prior to lessons to maximise all learning opportunities.
  7. To assist learners with the use of specialist equipment and embed the use of assistive technology to promote independence.
  8. To develop positive working practices with external agencies in order to gather accurate information to inform learning support.
  9. To engage in continuous professional development.
  10. Any other duties, of a similar level of responsibility, as may be required.

Bonus points

By partnering with Morgan Hunt, you will have access to;

  • a range of CPD courses to develop your skill set
  • exclusive jobs, first - because we have the largest recruitment reach into FE colleges in the country

Be the primary influencer, defining future career paths of a range of students considering a career in public services. Get in touch today to apply or to talk about your career.

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Morgan Hunt is a multi award winning Employment Business for interim, contract and temporary recruitment and acts as an Employment Agency in relation to permanent vacancies. Morgan Hunt is an equal opportunities employer.