Outdoor Education Learning Support Assistant

West Somerset College, Minehead, Somerset, TA24 6AY

33 days remaining to apply

  • Start date details


  • Closing date

    3 January 2023 at 12pm (midday)

  • Date listed

    21 November 2022

Job details

Working pattern

Contract type


Actual salary

£13,300 per annum

What skills and experience we're looking for

We are seeking to appoint an Outdoor Education Learning Support Assistant to join our team of support and teaching staff who are responsible for developing the skills and unlocking the potential of young people who are at risk of permanent exclusion from their educational setting.

This is a chance to work in a new and exciting provision providing a bespoke curriculum to match each individual learners needs. The post includes mostly working outdoors in the gardens, forest school or with our small collection of animals. This role provides the opportunity to make a life changing difference to individuals.

Successful candidates will be educated to at least GCSE (or equivalent) grade C in English and maths and will be committed to building strong relationships with others and putting the students first.

For full details and an application form, please visit the ‘Vacancies’ in the ‘Working For BCT’ section on our website: www.bridgwatercollegetrust.org.ukor click the Apply Now button below

Closing date: Noon on Tuesday 3rd January 2023

Interviews are anticipated to take place week commencing 9th January 2023

What the school offers its staff

In addition, you will benefit from:

  • Generous local government pension scheme.
  • Employee Rewards scheme – High Street discounts, Staff Wellbeing centre

Further details about the role

27.5 hours per week: Monday to Friday, 39 weeks per year (term time plus INSET days)

BTCT Points 3 to 4, commencing at point 3. Actual starting salary £13,300 per annum


Commitment to safeguarding

The Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare and safety of children and therefore this post requires a criminal background check via the disclosure procedure

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About West Somerset College

School type
Academy, ages 13 to 19
Education phase
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School size
744 pupils enrolled
Age range
13 to 19

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