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Learning Support Assistant

(£16,413 - £17,009 per annum including London Weighting Allowance (FTE £19,755 - £20,472 per annum)
Location: Orchard Hill College, Wyvern House, Wyvern Way, Uxbridge, UB8 2XN Hours: 36 hours per week Monday to Friday, Term Time Only plus INSET days

Closing Date: 04/06/2018


Job Description

You will be required to provide support to the lecturing staff in providing educational activities for adults with special needs and assist with the provision of all educational activities by:

– facilitating the regular attendance of students, providing each student with the support needed to carry out learning

– carrying out therapy and health and well-being programmes which support learning as directed by the nurse, therapist and lecturer

– ensuring that agreed individual programmes of learning for students are implemented

– working in harmony with all staff to ensure a positive atmosphere within the College is maintained for the benefit of students

– ensuring that students’ well-being is maintained at all times

You will also support students in gaining self-confidence and independence through encouragement and reassurance and through the use of teaching and learning strategies, thereby supporting the students in accessing a range of home, community, work related and basic skills learning programmes, under the direction of the lecturer.

LSA – JD and PS

Application Guidance

Please send your completed application form to jobs@orchardhill.ac.uk.

Please note that CV applications will not be considered.

Closing date: 8am on Monday 4th June 2018

As a result of outstanding teaching, over time students make excellent progress and develop the knowledge and skills they need to achieve their goals.
Ofsted November 2019

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