Support Coordinator for Communication Learning Support Assistants – Shooters Hill Sixth Form College

Closes 30.07.21

Whether you’re an outstanding Teacher or an innovative Support worker, Shooters Hill Sixth Form College’s inclusive, dynamic and creative ethos provides an imaginative workplace in which you will be supported to develop your knowledge and practice throughout your tenure. We are extremely proud of our diverse workforce and welcome applications from people of all backgrounds.

Post : Support Coordinator (CLSA)
Salary : PO1, £33,324 – £35,751 per annum (to be Pro-Rata at 39 weeks)
Hours : 35 hours Per Week, Term Time Only

Due to significant growth we are currently looking to appoint a dynamic Support Coordinator to manage a team of Communication Learning Support Assistants and Learning Support Assistants. This is an exciting new role within our successful Inclusive Learning Department.

The ideal candidate will need to:
• Have a Level 3 British Sign Language Qualification (minimum).
• Excellent interpersonal skills.
• Capacity to build key trusting relationships with students & support them in successful completion of their course and developing communication & literacy skills.
• Self-motivation & commitment to collaborative teamwork.
• Ability to manage a team of CLSAs and LSAs, and to carry out performance management.

If you possess these requirements and you are looking for a new opportunity, then we look forward to receiving your application.

For further information about the college, benefits we offer, and the full job description and person specification please visit our website at http://www.shc.ac.uk/vacancies

We would like to take this opportunity to thank you for the interest you have shown in our vacancy at Shooters Hill Sixth Form College and wish you well in your application.

At Shooters Hill Sixth Form College, we celebrate the diversity of all our staff, students and visitors. We provide a safe and supportive environment in which everyone is able to study and work to the best of their abilities and we are committed to promoting equality, diversity & inclusion for all.

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff to share this commitment. All successful candidates will be required to undertake an Enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check.

We want to reassure applicants that effective measures have been implemented to ensure their health and wellbeing whilst on college premises, and in some cases, we will use a virtual recruitment process. Thank you for your cooperation during this difficult time.

As part of our recruitment process, Shooters Hill Sixth Form College collects and processes personal data relating to job applicants. We are committed to being transparent about how we collect and use that data and to meet its data protection obligations.

How to apply

To view the full job description, person specification and to apply for this post, please visit our website at http://www.shc.ac.uk/vacancies

Closing Date: Friday 30th July 2021 at Midday.
Interviews will take place week commencing 9th August 2021.
Start Date: 23rd August 2021, or thereafter.