Mobile Additional Learning Support Coordinator for Traineeship Provision

Job Roles:
Administration, Other, Support
Organisation Type:
Further Education
Organisation:
FE College
Contract Type:
Any
Subject Area:
Education, Special Needs
Region:
South East
Contract Term:
Any
Salary Description:
£18K- £23K plus pension and performance related pay
Posted:
24th Nov 2017
Start Date:
Recruiter:
North Hertfordshire College
Job Ref:

Location: Hitchin and working across Hert, Beds and Cambs

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

£18K-£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

Closing Date:
24/12/2017
Contact Details:
North Hertfordshire College
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