• Location: Cardiff, Cardiff, CF11 8TT
  • Subject: 1:1 Learning Support Worker
  • Hours: Full Time
  • Contract: Permanent
  • Salary Type: Annually
  • Salary: £17,290 - £17,290
  • Language: English
  • Closing Date: 04 February, 2022 1:32 PM
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Classroom Assistant

Classroom Assistant

Itec Training Solutions Limited
Itec Skills and Employment was established over 30 years ago to meet emerging skills gaps; today we have grown to become one of Wales's largest and highest performing training provider. Working pan Wales, we support over 1000 employers and 5,000+ learners every year through a range of training and employment services. Our success has been built around the recruitment of talented people working to a consistent set of core values.
Classroom Assistant
We are currently looking to recruit a motivated and enthusiastic individual who has a background with working with vulnerable individuals aged 16 to 19. With this opportunity you could create a positive impact and change in a young person life.
Salary Banding: £17,290
Location: Covering Southeast Wales
Contract type: Full time, Permanent
Hours of work: Monday to Friday 9:00am to 4:30pm

What are the core responsibilities of this role?

• Assist learners as required and appropriate to complete work assigned by tutors.
• Assist in the delivery of various learning programmes ensuring that learners are always engaged
• Engage and motivate the learners in the lessons.
• Ensuring the learners learning needs are adequately met.
• Helping learners to learn as effectively as possible, both in group situations and individually.
• Assisting the learners develop their skills and confidence.
• Support learners’ learning by the use of ICT and develop their maths and English skills
• Supporting the learners understanding, clarifying and explaining instructions
• Assist tutors in ensuring all learner paperwork is completed timely and compliant
• Up-date tutors on a daily basis on progress of learners
• Assist in the production of lesson plans for taught sessions and help to incorporate topics relating to whole class teaching, individual, paired, group and differentiated activities.
• Developing appropriate resources to support learners

What skills and experience are we looking for from potential applicants?

• Experience of working with young people (16–18-year-olds) in a similar role.
• Assessor qualification
• Classroom Assistant or learning support qualification or equivalent
• Knowledge of delivering learning programme or providing 1-2-1 support
• Safeguarding & Prevent Knowledge and understanding
• Assessor qualification
• Classroom Assistant or learning support qualification or equivalent

This role is subject to a DBS check. The cost of the DBS check will be met by the company

The successful appointment will need to be self-registered with the Education Workforce Council as a Work-Based Learning Practitioner

Employee Ownership Trust
The most tangible advantage of being an Employee Ownership Trust is our annual bonus; this percentage is determined by the overall performance of the organisation and subject to qualifying criteria.
Itec is an employee owned organisation. Our unique status allows our employees to have greater engagement and ownership in the future growth and success of Itec. At Itec we are passionate about our people and collaborative in the way we work.
As an Employee Owned business, our people are our main asset, and everyone has a say in the direction that the business is heading. As a valued employee owner, you will be entitled to receive the below corporate benefits:
• Contributory Pension Scheme
• 25 days annual leave plus bank holidays
• Life Assurance
• Personal development and career opportunities
• Eyesight care scheme
• Gym Membership
• NUS discount card
• Cycle to work scheme
• Travel expenses and business mileage
• Being an Employee Owner as part of the EOT

Itec operates as an equal opportunities employer and we welcome all applications regardless of gender, marital status, sexual orientation, pregnancy, race, colour, ethnic origin, nationality, religion or beliefs, disability, age, political opinions or trade union membership.