Casual Apprentice and AEB Learning Support Assistant

Fareham College
South East
£15000 - £100000

Job Description

Are you a ‘people person’?

Are you passionate about enabling young people to reach their potential?

The college is looking to recruit Learning Support Assistants on a casual basis to help support our students and maximise their learning. The College has a number of students with a wide range of additional support needs.

Although the age range encompasses 16 years to the mature adult learner, we are looking for someone to supportapprenticeship students who require 1:1 support whenthey are in college. The job is stimulating, challenging and immensely rewarding.

This opportunity will be to work with the team at either the Bishopsfield Road campus or at CEMAST, Lee on the Solent.

You may be working with individuals or small groups according to need. You will be responsible for ensuring students have the opportunity to maximize their learning potential. Learning Support Assistants provide in-class support for individuals and small groups and they provide support outside of class in the Study Centre. You will be working as part of a flexible, responsive team and routine administration is part of the post.

You will need to have Level 2 qualifications in Literacy and Numeracy as an essential requirement. You will need to be able to demonstrate a commitment to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. It is essential that you are able to interact well with young people and that you have excellent communication and listening skills.

Benefits package

Generous local governmentpension scheme contributions, Free on-site gym, Staff development opportunities, Staff recognition scheme, Employee Recommendation Incentive and access to many more benefits.

Equality and Diversity Commitment

We aim to employ people who reflect the diverse nature of the community to enable us to maintain an outstanding service to our learners whilst bringing together our core values – Respect, Innovate and Excel.

Fareham College is a Disability Confident Employer and have signed the Menopause Workplace Pledge to show our commitment to supporting employees going through the menopause in the workplace.

We have a range of benefits to support our employees from application stage, all the way through their employment journey with us.


The College is committed to safeguarding and promotes the welfare of all learners. It expects all staff to share this commitment. All successful applicants will be required to undertake an enhanced Disclosure and Barring (DBS) check and to provide proof of their eligibility to work in the UK.

Digital skills

Are you looking to improve on or gain valuable digital skills? Or are you unsure that you have the digital skills required for the role? Fareham College offer a free (some eligibility criteria applicable) Essential Digital Skills course to provide you with the skills needed in a range of situations, from work to home life. Please click the link for more information:

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If you have any questions about anything, please contact the People and Culture Department on 01329 815180 or via email

Please note that the advert may close early dependent on the volume of applications and applications may be scored and progressed prior to the application closing date.

No recruiter/agency candidates unless previously agreed.