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Learning Support Assistant

Location Enniskillen, County Fermanagh
Sector
Job Type Permanent
Salary Up to £12.50 per hour
Published 9 months ago
Start Date ASAP
Contact Avril Granleese
Job Ref EN 000789_1543244714

Job Description

LEARNING SUPPORT ASSISTANT Enniskillen, Co Fermanagh Temporary (Term Time)

The Client:

Our Client a charity provide quality training accredited qualifications and employment opportunities to individuals furthest removed from the Labour market.

The Role:

As a Learning support Assistant you will be providing a support service to young people who require support whilst participating on the Training for Success or Apprenticeships NI programme as agreed with the Disability Support Services Co-ordinator.

  • Provide specialist support, tailored to suit the young persons' needs.
  • Adapt all training and support materials to make them user friendly and differentiated to support the young person
  • Provide monthly updates to the Co-ordinator on the young persons' progress
  • Stimulate and promote effective, learner centred independent learning strategies for the young person to enable then to participate and heighten their motivation and self esteem.

Hours of Work:

  • This is a term time position and can vary from 8 hrs to 24 hrs per week.

Requirements:

  • 5 GCSE's at Grade C or equivalent to include English and Maths
  • At least 1 year's experience in a similar role
  • Experience in planning, delivery and evaluation of learning activities for individuals and groups
  • Experince of working in an education environment
  • Ability to actively listen and relate to children, young people and adults in an empathetic manner, valuing their views, experience and recognise their strenghts
  • Ability to develop a good rapport with young people and use effective interpersonal skills
  • Access to your own car is essential

Desired

  • Candidates with BSL (British Sign Language) & note taking experience
  • Training would be desirable in the following areas Safeguarding, Autism, Asperger's, ADHD, Dyslexia or SEBD.

You will also be required to complete an Enhanced Access NI Disclosure check.

In Return:

  • £12.50 per hour

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