Learning Support Assistants Caritas St Josephs – Hendon

Caritas St Joseph’s aims to enable people with learning disabilities to participate fully in the life of their church and community, by providing a varied programme of courses at their activities centre in Hendon, which currently has an intake of over 190 students.

We have exciting term-time opportunities for suitably experienced individuals to join the team at St Joseph’s Pastoral Centre as a Learning Support Assistants (LSA).  The following are the part-time LSA positions available for the following courses:

Exploring my artwork – Wednesday AM 10.00-13.00

Useful Numbers- Thursday  PM 13.30-16.30

Based in Hendon, the post holders will be responsible for:

  1. Providing support to all students at the Centre, ensuring that they are treated with respect at all times, with a specific focus on the dignity and gifts of each individual.
  2. Supporting individual students to derive learning from the courses and assist the tutor in meeting the objectives of the course sessions.
  3. Assisting in the communication of the student and offer practical assistance to ensure that students are able to access the course activities; to perform as independently as possible; and exercise choice.

This is an opportunity for hardworking self-motivators to make a real difference to our vital work.

These posts are subject to an enhanced check by the Disclosure and Barring Service.

Salary: £11.87 per hour

Contract type: Permanent (Term Time 38 weeks)

Closing date:  13 October 2021 at noon

Job Reference No:         233-98T

For a full job description  please click below
210729 Learning Support Assistant General Job Description

To be considered for the role, please complete an online application. CVs will NOT be considered, therefore, please do not send them. Only shortlisted applicants will be contacted.

Please note that you will need to be eligible to work in the UK to apply for this position. You must provide proof of Right to Work in the UK.  We reserve the right to remove the vacancy before closing date.