Learning Manager ALS, Hampshire

£35000-£37000 per annum

Posted 1 month ago | ref: 221527

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Protocol is delighted to be working with an FE college in Hampshire in the recruitment to the position of Additional Learning Support Manager.

The post holder will take on the leadership of a dedicated team of Learning support professionals that have a demonstrable impact upon student progression, retention and success. 

Role responsibilities

  • To provide dynamic and effective leadership and manage a team of staff 20+ including Learning Support Assistants, Communication Support Workers, Exam Arrangements Assessor and an Administrator to ensure students are achieving in line with their peers.
  • To provide support to students with multiple barriers to learning including Autism Spectrum, Specific Learning Difficulties, Behaviour difficulties (EBD/ADHD/ADD), Hearing impaired, Speech and language difficulties and students who require assistive technology
  • Facilitate the Education Health Care Plan (EHCP) statutory annual review process and ensure reviews are held in a timely manner


The person & qualifications

  • Level 3 qualification or higher in a learning difficulties/disabilities related area
  • Level 2 (GCSE A-C English and Maths)
  • Degree or equivalent professional qualification (desirable)
  • Teaching qualification (desirable)
  • Robust understanding of the support needs of learners with SEND and multiple barriers to learning.
  • Proven experience of delivering effective and impactful support for students
  • Proven experience of leading learning support and/or student experience teams to deliver successful outcomes
  • Understanding of SEND policy and procedures and legislation
  • Understanding of ALS funding
  • Experience of managing budgets
  • An understanding of safeguarding within an education setting
  • Experience within a similar role within an FE setting (highly desirable)

About Protocol

Protocol are the specialist full-service recruiter dedicated to education, training and skills. People are at the heart of everything we do. We place people first.

We’re more than a recruitment agency – we pride ourselves on our ongoing support and aftercare delivered by our expert team, and all our candidates benefit from free access to our exclusive online CPD portal, Learning Zone.

Whatever your career goals, we’ve got the right role for you. With a wide range of temporary and permanent positions available, from lecturing and training jobs to assessment and support staff roles, all with very competitive pay rates and benefits – your future is in good hands.

The Legal Bit

Protocol National ltd trading as Protocol are acting as an employment business for this position. If you are successful, Protocol is required to see evidence of your Right to Work in the UK; in addition to you applying for an enhanced DBS Certificate should you not already hold a suitable certificate registered on the DBS Update Service. The position is subject to agreement to Terms and Conditions and suitable application and reference process. As a result of the volume of applications we are currently receiving we regret that we may be unable to respond with individual feedback. If we have not contacted you within two weeks of your application being received then regretfully your application will not be taken forward on this occasion.