Windsor Forest Colleges Group are looking for Learning and Support Assistant to join the team in the Motor Vehicle department at Berkshire College of Agriculture on a term time only part time basis.
The Windsor Forest Colleges Group (TWFCG) is a leading education provider in the South-East. Our staff work across 4 main campuses at Langley, Windsor, Strodes-Egham and Berkshire College of Agriculture-Maidenhead. Our teams place the learner at the heart of all we do and in our state-of-the-art learning environments we are proud to deliver education and training to a diverse group of students and businesses each year.
Our mission is to inspire ambition and make a positive difference to lives through learning. We are keen to recruit talented individuals who are passionate about helping us to deliver the highest standards of education and training to local people, communities, and businesses. In return, we offer a supportive and inclusive working environment, where everyone’s skills and ideas are valued and respected.
Learning Support Assistants
As a Learning Support Assistant, you will work with lecturers in the delivery of our Motor Vehicle courses. You will support learners with literacy, maths, and any barriers to learning that students may have.
You will establish a supportive relationship with learners, enabling effective delivery of responsibilities, including promoting and reinforcing students’ self-esteem. You will also assist the lecturer in the supervision of students to ensure standards of work and behaviour are maintained.
A natural communicator and proven motivator, you will thrive on student interaction and utilise your knowledge and experience to help each student achieve their full potential.
We are looking for someone who is passionate about student welfare and enthusiastic about supporting learners to grow and succeed.
Please note this is a fixed term contract until June 2023. This is a term time only role position.
For further details on this role please refer to the attached job description/person specification.
Our staff benefit from:
Excellent work/life balance
Excellent career progression opportunities for ambitious staff
Access to a wide range of subsidised leisure courses
Access to excellent defined benefit pension schemes
Free on-site parking at all sites
Cycle to Work Scheme and Season Ticket Loans
Family friendly policies to support Work Life Balance
On-site Coffee Shop & Cafeteria
Various health & wellbeing benefits including discounted gym memberships, confidential staff counselling and discounted hair and beauty treatments at The Salon at Langley College
Please be advised that the vacancy will close at midday on Thursday 02nd February 2023.
Interviews will be held on Thursday 09th February 2023.
To apply please visit our careers page and complete the online application form.
Please ensure you pay particular attention to the supporting statement of the online application form making sure to include details of how you meet each of the essential criteria listed on the person specification.
The College is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all its staff to share this commitment. Successful applicants will be required to undergo an enhanced DBS and Barred List check along with other legally required checks which are an essential part of the safeguarding process.