Learning Support Worker

Learning Support Worker - full time and part time hours

Job reference:001049

Location:North Wales Coleg

Salary:£18,525 FTE

Employment type:Full time

Hours per week:40

There is no better time to start a career within our Education team than now!

Would you like secure employment where you can progress your career?

If you would like to build a career that gives you genuine sense of achievement and fulfilment knowing that you can have a positive impact on the young people we support, then look no further and apply today!

Aspris Coleg North Walesare recruiting for a Teaching Assistant to join our Education team! We are looking for versatile, resilient and committed Teaching Assistants,who can adapt their practice wherever necessary to support across all key stages. The successful candidate will assistthe young adults with their work and supporting with pupil behaviour while establishing good relationships with pupils, acting as a role model and responding to individual needs.

Our benefits include exclusive access to reward and discount scheme, comprehensive induction, commitment to your ongoing training and career progression, pension scheme, paid for enhanced DBS, wellbeing support, cycle to work schemeand more!

We areis a specialist further education college for learners aged 16-25 with Autistic Spectrum Condition and a range of associated conditions. Aspris College North Wales works in partnership with Coleg Cambria to deliver mainstream education with tailored support in education, independence and communication skills.

Aspart ofAspris Childrens Services, we are immensely proud of the career pathway and training we can offer you. We ask that youcan demonstrate the values needed for a role, transferable skillsand life experience and in returnwe will give you all the training and support you need to progress.

The successful candidate will have previous experience supporting young adultsand haveaNVQ Level 2 qualification(or equivalent) which is appropriate to the teaching and learning environment of learners and young adults, along with the following characteristics:

Resilience We support some of the most vulnerable children in society who have varying degrees of emotional behavioural difficulties, autism, ADHD and associated difficulties so there will be times where your resilience is challenged.

Communication Communicating with our young people is vital to understand their needs. Good teamwork and communication plays a key part in ensuring important information is relayed to other staff.

Organisation Strong organisational skills are important to support the class teacher and young people with educational activities

Caring Our young people require the best care we can offer. If you are a naturally caring and compassionate person, this is the role for you.

Attentive No two tasks will be the same so being attentive to understand them and identify areas where we can support is important.

Above all, we provide a supportive and collaborative working environment where you can flourish in your career and feel incredibly rewarded by helping those who need it most.

If you want to progress your career in education, Aspris Childrens Services will help you get there.

Aspris is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. All applicants must be willing to undergo safeguarding screening appropriate to the post, including checks with Disclosure & Barring Service and at least 2 references which cover the last 3 years;for all our services we will request references from where you have worked with either Children or Vulnerable Adults. Please be advised that references may be requested prior to interview for roles within our Schools.

Wrexham, Wales, UK