In School Support Officer

Personal Assistant

Closing Date : 30 Nov

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Lead Tutor - adults with learning disabilities

Organisation:Leicestershire County Council 

Working Hours: Part Time , per year - 777 

Salary:£25,485 - Pro-Rata 

Appointment Type:Permanent 

Location:North and East Leicestershire, Leicestershire, Leicestershire, Leicestershire 


Closing date:31 October 2021 at midnight 

This vacancy is an opportunity to join the Leicestershire Adult Learning Service as a Lead Tutor specifically within the Learning for Independence curriculum which caters for adults with a range of learning disabilities. The successful candidate(s) will be covering the North and East of the County alongside a colleague already in post who covers the South and West of the County.
The duties of the role include mentoring and coaching of teaching staff, supporting the delivery of a high quality programme through robust quality assurance activities and maintaining excellent professional practice through continual professional development. This role does not include any line management responsibilities. The role also includes teaching duties encompassing planning, preparation and delivery of learning sessions.
Courses delivered as part of the Learning for Independence curriculum cover a wide range of subjects and the successful candidate(s) will be able to confidently deliver and adapt their teaching and learning styles to meet the needs of all learners. All courses follow the principles of RARPA (Recognising and Recording Progress and Achievement), every learner has an individual learning plan and the accredited courses we deliver are accredited by AIM Awards. Class sizes are between 8-12 learners and each group benefits from a dedicated Learning Support Assistant. The successful candidate(s) will be working with diverse groups of learners in a vibrant and engaging learning environment with colleagues who are passionate about providing high quality learning opportunities for this cohort of learners.
The successful candidate(s) will be assigned a work base at one of our venues in the North/East of the County but will be required to travel to various other learning venues around Leicestershire on a regular basis.
The working pattern for this role entails the advertised hours being worked predominantly, but not entirely, during term time.
This post is the subject of an Enhanced DBS check.
Please see the job description / person specification which are attached further down this page. For informal enquiries please contact Amy McManus Tel: 0116 305 0586 Email: 
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