With no single, central campus, our college learning centres throughout the West Highlands of Scotland, from Ullapool in the north to Kinlochleven further south, offer learners opportunity and variety in learning styles and subjects.

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

Support Worker - SLP

Reference no.WHC SLP SW 03
Salary range £20,835 per annum, pro-rata (33 days annual leave per year, pro-rata)
DurationFixed term contract (over 30 weeks)
Working hours7.5 hours per week, split over 3 days
LocationPortree
Closing Date24th September 2021

West Highland College UHI is looking to recruit a Supported Learning Programme Support Worker to be based at our Portree Centre.

The post holder will be responsible for assisting with the provision of a friendly high quality learning experience that meets the needs of individual learners and promotes independence.

The post holder will be accountable for providing support to lecturing staff and students on West Highland College UHI courses to ensure that those with additional support needs (learning and other disabilities) are encouraged to reach their maximum potential.

The suitable candidate will have a good general level of qualifications and have experience of working within an educational or care setting, or equivalent, with adults or young people.

Good written and verbal communication skills are essential in this role, as well as the ability to work as part of a team.

Interviews will be held w/c 27th September 2021.

For further information on employment with West Highland College UHI, please contact a member of our Human Resources Team on 01397 874000 or email hr.whc@uhi.ac.uk.