Calderdale College Jobs

Personal Skills Assistant – various hours available

  • Closing Date 31st March 2024
  • Status Part Time/Permanent/Term Time Only
  • Working Hours 1 x 28 hours 1 x 27.5 hours 1 x 24 hours 1 x 23 hours 1 x 27 hours


Calderdale College is looking to recruit enthusiastic individuals, with various hours available, see above for further information, who will support our learners in developing their literacy and numeracy skills and help them achieve their course aims. The successful applicant will also be required to undertake the learners’ personal care duties as their need dictates.

You will be joining our outstanding department and will be working closely with our learners and tutors. You must be committed to the learner’s development as well as your own and be educated to at least a level 2 (GCSE or O level) in Literacy and Numeracy and be willing to undertake any further training as directed.

You will be approachable, self-motivated and have the ability to communicate effectively with a diverse range of young and vulnerable people. You will have a positive and flexible attitude to work, have the ability to take the initiative as required and independently solve problems. You must be a supportive and co-operative team player.

As an equal opportunity employer, we will ensure that you will be offered an interview should you declare a disability and meet the minimum criteria.

When we shortlist potential candidates, we will inform those who have been shortlisted that online searches maybe conducted as part of the due diligence checks. The college will ensure to communicate the lawful basis on which this personal information will be collected.

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of young people and vulnerable adults and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.  Appointments are subject to an Enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check.

To apply, please click the ‘Apply Now’ button below or contact Human Resources, Calderdale College, Francis Street, Halifax, HX1 3UZ on 01422 399311 for further information.

“Engage People, Invest in Skills, Transform Lives”



National Minimum Wage/National Living Wage dependent on the age of the successful candidate


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