Job Listing: Learning Support Coordinator (Term Time Only)

The Place

Job Title: Learning Support Coordinator (Term Time Only)
Salary: £21,399 per annum to be pro-rated based on agreed hours
Location: London
Closing date: 10:00, Monday 5th August 2019
Contract period: 37 Weeks Per Year

Based at The Place, a creative powerhouse for dance development, London Contemporary Dance School (LCDS) has been preparing young artists for a physically rigorous and highly creative profession for 50 years. The school ensures that its students are versed in the skills and knowledge that will enable them to achieve a lifelong career within the professional dance industry, in whatever shape that may take.

With 150 undergraduates and 50 postgraduates from all over the world, LCDS pushes the boundaries of what dance can be through an educational portfolio comprising; BA (Hons) in Contemporary Dance, MA/PGDip Contemporary Dance with two performance pathways and MA Screendance.

The Place are looking to appoint a newly created post within the Registry and Student Well-Being team, providing learning support for both undergraduate and postgraduate students. The key objective of this role is to support academic attainment by equipping students with the knowledge and ability to access learning support throughout their studies, whilst also developing invaluable life skills and strategies to advance their future careers.

Ideal candidates will hold a specialist qualification in providing support to students with specific learning difficulties (SpLDs) and have experience working with and supporting students across three specialist areas:

  • SpLDs such as dyslexia, dyspraxia.
  • English as a foreign language
  • Academic and study skills

For more information about the role and to apply, visit the Place’s website.