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Learning Support Assistant (SSFS)

St Vincent College
Gosport, Hampshire
Contract Type
Part Time, Term Time
FTE £20,281
Start Date
As Soon As Possible
29th May 2024 11:59 PM
Contract Type
Job ID
Start Date
As Soon As Possible
  • Contract Type :Permanent
  • Job ID: 1404864

Contract: Permanent starting as soon as DBS clearance and acceptable references are received. 

Hours per week: 26.25 hours.

Term-time only (37 working weeks)

Salary: Support Staff Scale Point 20

FTE £22,070( £12,767 pro rata for 26.25 hours per week)

Candidates must:

  • Have GCSE C grade or equivalent in English and Maths
  • Understand there will be a need to provide Personal Care which could include feeding and toileting as required to support Students with specific identified needs. Full training will be provided.

We have an exciting opportunity available for an experienced and highly motivated Learning Support Assistant to join our team within the School of Sixth Form Studies (SSFS).

The successful candidate will be offered full training for the role and be provided with the opportunity for career development as the candidate grows into their role.

The College provides specialist education and support for 200+ young people aged 16-25 with moderate and complex learning difficulties and disabilities.

In addition we support students within our mainstream provision that have additional learning needs such as ASC, and/or social, emotional and mental health difficulties.

Working with students you will form a key part of the range of services to support their education, emotional well-being and preparation for adulthood.

Ideally, you should:

  • Be well motivated, passionate and well organised
  • Have significant knowledge of Safeguarding and Prevent
  • Have prior experience of supporting students with SEND and/or SEMH

Successful candidates will be required to complete an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service application.

Closing Date - 17th April 2024. Please note this advert may close prior to this date if the roles are filled.

Interviews will take place as and when suitable applications are received


Safeguarding Statement:

St Vincent College is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. We particularly welcome applications from under represented groups including ethnicity, gender, transgender, age, disability, sexual orientation or religion.