Student Support Worker

Student Support Worker

Longley Sixth Form College

Full time, half terms 1-5, term time, Permanent 33 weeks per year
Grade 4, points 7-12, currently £19,554-£21,589 (pro rata)
Term-time only.
Working Monday to Thursday, 08:30–16.30 and Friday, 08.30–16.00 each week during half terms 1-5 (plus an additional 9 days during half term 6)


‘The Trust is passionate in its vision for pupils. The Trust demonstrates a clear capacity to provide appropriate support in terms of leadership, finance and staffing, as well as challenges leaders to provide the highest achievement possible.’

Ofsted 2017


Our opportunity
We are looking to recruit an individual to join one of our Cross College teams, who has a flexible approach to supporting students and will play a role in the continued development of learning support in the college, working closely with the Student Support Manager (Learning).

The role will include supporting students to overcome barriers to learning; this will involve providing individual support on a one to one basis to students with additional needs, the delivery of support in the classroom, and liaison with parents/ carers and teachers to secure the best outcomes for the student.

Experience of working with young people with additional needs, general educational qualifications at level three and good communication and organisational skill are needed.

We can offer:
• A hardworking and committed department
• An excellent learning environment
• Fantastic students
• High quality professional development and support
• Opportunities to work with colleagues across an ambitious and forward-thinking 2-18+ Sheffield Trust
• A chance to make a real difference to the lives of young people

We welcome contact from anyone considering applying to Longley Park Sixth Form and encourage prospective applicants to visit the Academy to meet the outstanding student body.

Want to find out more? To arrange an informal chat please contact Matthew Fieldsend by email To request an information pack please contact Brigantia Human Resources, by email

Details are also available on our websites, and

Closing date for applications is Thursday, 19th December 2019, at 12noon