Hourly Paid Learning Assistant in Science

West Herts College
04 Aug 2017
16 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Part Time

The Science team are looking for an enthusiastic team-player to join their successful team on a fixed term basis until 31 July 2018.

Due to expansion of Science within the College, we have a new and exciting opportunity within the department to work within our new facilities. We are looking for an Hourly Paid Learning Assistant to provide day-to-day practical support for teaching and learning within the science courses.

The role includes assisting the teaching team in the delivery of their programmes, supervising and maintaining practical work areas to ensure a high quality student learning experience, maintaining and sourcing equipment.

This role would be ideal for someone looking to use their excellent practical and theoretical knowledge in an educational environment.

It is desirable that the successful applicant has experience of supporting and/or delivering Biology, Chemistry and Physics to an A level or Level 3 standard and experience of working in a lab. In addition to up to date technical know-how and knowledge of Health and Safety at Work regulations.

The successful candidate will be working approximately up to 20 hours per week and may be required to work across both our Watford and Hemel Hempstead campuses.

The closing date for applications is Wednesday 16 August 2017.

Interviews to be held in the week commencing Monday 21 August 2017.

The successful candidate will join the Sport, Public Services, Science and Travel team, reporting to Head of School, Julier Kirby.

If you would like any more information you can contact us on or e-mail .

West Herts College is positive about disabled people. If you need help applying for this role please contact the Human Resources department.