Work Experience Support Assistants x2
1 based at our Tamworth campus; 1 based at our Lichfield campus
Fixed term to 31 July 2019
South Staffordshire College are looking to recruit two Work Experience Support Assistants who will support learners with medical conditions or additional needs in their Industry work experience placement. This includes assisting with personal care where required, setting SMART targets for Industry work experience and liaising with employers.
The successful applicants must have an understanding of the difficulties young people with additional needs may have in gaining employment in their preferred sector and have the ability to carry out risk assessments. A track record of engaging employers is desirable.
It is essential that the applicants have access to a car, be willing to travel to company premises and be able to motivate and engage learners.
Closing date: Friday 21 September 2018
Interview date: Thursday 27 September 2018
For an application pack please email your details quoting the post reference number to: firstname.lastname@example.org or go to www.southstaffs.ac.uk/about-us/college-vacancies/ to download an application form and job description. Please specify which position(s) you are applying for on the application form.
South Staffordshire College is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applicants from all sections of the community.
We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young adults and expect all staff to share this commitment.
This position is subject to an Enhanced Disclosure check under the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974, medical clearance and satisfactory references.
Please be aware successful applicants will be expected to fund their own DBS check, which is currently at £44.00