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Inverness College UHI is a key partner in Scotland’s newest University, the University of the Highlands and Islands. As a tertiary institution, the College delivers the further and higher education provision in this part of Scotland. Inverness College UHI delivers one of the widest ranging curricula in Scotland at all levels from basic vocational skills to university Masters Degrees and Doctorates. Delivery takes advantage of the newest technologies; online, blended and face to face learning. The university is growing, Inverness College UHI is growing, our reputation and commitment to becoming a centre of excellence in learning and teaching is intensifying, and we need highly astute and educated professionals to join us on our journey.

To support our work we are recruiting to the following role :

Classroom Assistant - Supported Education

Salary range Salary Grade C £17,249 – £18,696 pro rata per annum
Working hours35 hours per week, Term Time Only (0.9217FTE) working 40 weeks out of 52.
LocationInverness College UHI
Closing DateSunday 29th July 2018
  • (X2 Permanent Posts & recruitment to Supply Bank)

The successful applicant will assist students with learning difficulties and/or disabilities both in the learning process and in other aspects of college life. 

As a classroom assistant you will support students with their learning activities that take place at the college and also on educational visits off campus. You will work closely with lecturers to make sure students enjoy learning in a safe and caring setting. Classroom assistants also undertake some administrative tasks, such as preparing learning materials, record keeping and making contact with parents/carers and other agencies that work with our students.

If you like working with young people and adults with additional support needs and want to play a part in their education and wellbeing, this job could be ideal for you.

Please see job description and specification for full details

Interviews will be held week commencing 6th August 2018..

If you have any queries about the application process please contact the Human Resources Department on recruitment.ic@uhi.ac.uk or on 01463 273210.