Specialist Practitioner - SPLD

  • Job Reference: WREQ3566
  • Date Posted: 25 July 2022
  • Employer: Weston College
  • Website: https://www.weston.ac.uk/
  • Location: Weston-super-Mare, Somerset
  • Salary: £23,960 to £25,488
  • Sector: Education
  • Job Type: Full Time

Job Description

We are looking to appoint a motivated and innovative SEND Specialist Practitioner within the Faculty of Inclusive Practice, providing personalised support programmes for learners with a range of learning barriers with a focus on those who have Specific Learning Difficulties (SpLD).

The Specialist Learning Support Provision at Weston College leads the field and is pro-active in informing the sector, sharing good practice and developing inclusive programmes for all learners. This specialist support provision is extended across all the teaching campuses at Weston College including Knightstone, South West Skills, Loxton, HALC and Weston Bay - the college’s residential training centre.

As a Weston College Group employee, you will have access to a great range of benefits, including:

  • CPD opportunities
  • Access to exciting College Events
  • Generous holiday entitlemen
  • Yearly academic conferences
  • Staff wellbeing programme and dedicated counselling service
  • Staff discounts using the perkz scheme
  • On site gym and discounted gym memberships

This is an exciting time to join Weston College. The College is Ofsted ‘Outstanding’, its Higher Education provision is graded ‘Gold’ by TEF, and Weston College has recently won the Queen’s Anniversary Prize for Higher and Further Education, one of only two Further Education colleges in the country to be awarded this prestigious honour. Furthermore, the College is an Investors in People ‘Champion’ and has been awarded ‘Gold’ by Investors in People, which demonstrates our commitment to invest in our staff to improve performance.’

Weston College is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people, and vulnerable adults, and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.