ALS Assistant

Secondary Schools
Greenhead New College
37 Hours
Greenhead Rd, Huddersfield HD1 4ES
Fixed Term
The salary for this post will be point 2 of the pay spine for Support Staff
£17,471.00 per annum (reduced pro rata to £14,975.14 per annum in accordance with the term time only contract


Greenhead College is an outstandingly successful Sixth Form College with 2,500 16-19 year old students following advanced level courses. The College has a long history of exceptional examination results and sits near the top of the national sixth-form college performance tables, meaning it is one of the very best in the country.

Greenhead College is a fantastic place to work, with a warm, friendly atmosphere between all staff and students. The staff are recognised for their hard work and the College offer a wide range of employee benefits such as, free onsite staff carpark, generous holiday entitlement, a significantly enhanced occupational pension scheme, free use of the College gym, cycle to work scheme, plus many more. 

The College has an opportunity for an Additional Learning Support Assistant to join the support staff team. The successful applicant will provide cover for in class support, provide one to one mentoring and deliver group study skills for learners with additional learning support needs. Working within the framework of the College SEND policy, they will be able to adapt approaches according to the changing needs of the individual learner, enabling students to develop independent learning strategies appropriate for A-Level studies.

The full job description and person specification can be found on the Greenhead College website

If you are interested in this vacancy, please complete and submit the following documents:

  • Greenhead College application form;
  • A supporting letter of application indicating how you meet the criteria within the job description and person specification;
  • Equality and Diversity form;
  • Criminal Convictions form.

The closing date for applications is Wednesday 23 September 2020 and interviews will be held shortly after.


If you apply and are unsuccessful in being called to interview, can we thank you in advance for your time and trouble in making this application. Due to time constraints it would be impossible to respond to everyone individually - we hope that you will understand.


Greenhead College is committed to safeguarding the welfare of all of its students and staff. The successful candidate will have to meet the requirements of the person specification in order to be offered the post and will be subject to recruitment checks, including an enhanced DBS check and satisfactory references. Greenhead College is committed to Equality and Diversity and welcomes applications from all sections of the community.

23 September 2020, 11:55 PM

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