Mobile Additional Learning Support Coordinator for Traineeship Provision

Job Roles:
Co-ordinator
Organisation Type:
Further Education
Organisation:
FE College
Contract Type:
Full Time
Subject Area:
Education
Region:
South East
Contract Term:
Permanent
Salary Description:
£18K- £23K, plus pension and performance related pay
Posted:
19th Oct 2017
Start Date:
Recruiter:
North Hertfordshire College
Job Ref:

LOCATION: HOMEBASED AND WORKING ACROSS GROUP SITES


JOB PURPOSE

The purpose of this job is to coordinate support for Trainees with Special Educational Needs and Disabilities (SEND.)
The coordinator will work closely with the Traineeship Provision and the Additional Learning Support Team interviewing and placing support for our trainees. Where necessary, the coordinator will also undertake some in- class support at various locations.


BENEFITS

 £18-£23K basic salary
 Contributory Pension Scheme
 Participation in group-wide Performance Related Pay (PRP) scheme


ROLE AND RESPONSIBILITIES

 Be directly responsible to the Head of Learning Support and provide a proactive student focused service for students with Special Educational Needs and Disabilities (SEND)in the traineeship provision on site and off site
 Interview and complete paperwork for all students who are eligible under the Trainee Additional learning Support Policy
 Have highly ethical and professional standards when liaising with external partners .
 Be able to timetable effective in- class support for students, and ,when required , ensure strict compliance with support detailed in Educational Health and Care Plans
 Be responsible for keeping and reporting on accurate and up to date support data ensuring that all support is delivered within a designated budget
 Monitor and review support at regular intervals, where necessary, organising and chairing Reviews with internal and external partners
 Liaise with traineeship staff to enhance their planning and advise on the recommended differentiated support for trainees
 Deliver in class support for students implementing the recommendations and support strategies of the Student Support Plan
 Recommend and utilise specialist assistive technology to support teaching and learning and promote independence for trainees
 Be expected (if required) to carry out personal care for a student


PERSON SPECIFICATION

 A strong understanding of Special Educational Needs and Disabilities
 The necessary experience ,skills and personal qualities to gain immediate close working relationships with trainees who require support
 The experience to know when and how to make interventions to ensure that trainees make sustainable progression
 Understanding of carrying out personal care for a student
 A driving license , use of a car and flexibility to travel between sites


WHO ARE WE

North Hertfordshire College (NHC) is a further education college with over 3,000 full time students in the full range of sector areas.
Everything we do at NHC is about helping students get where they want to be in life. That means helping them to develop both the knowledge and skills they need to progress in their chosen occupational area, and the employability skills that we know employers expect of young people when they enter the world of work.

NHC is part of the Hart Learning Group which also includes Hart L&D, a progressive learning and development business that helps business clients of all sizes to engage with emerging talent, and the Hart Schools Trust – a burgeoning multi-academy trust which sponsors a small number of schools in our local community.

We are currently working towards an ambitious five-year strategy. We want NHC to be Outstanding by 2018. To realise our strategy, we need the best people around. We’re building an amazing team, all of whom share our passion, pace and commitment to helping our students get where they want to be in life.


TO APPLY

 To apply please send a CV and one-page cover letter to recruitment@nhc.ac.uk by 24th October 2017.


SAFER RECRUITMENT STATEMENT

North Hertfordshire College is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff to share this commitment. Successful applicants will be required to undertake a Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check and provide proof of their right to work in the UK.

Closing Date:
24/10/2017
Contact Details:
North Hertfordshire College
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