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Apprentice Learning Mentors Apprentice at Sunderland College

Course description

To provide learning mentor support to students with learning difficulties and or disabilities, emotional and behaviour needs who are on mainstream or discrete College courses to integrate into the College environment.

To assist in the implementation of detailed assessments and monitoring and review of support strategies.

To escort and assist students including those with mobility difficulties to get into and around College, and to meet a range of personal care needs e.g. toileting, feeding in accordance with individual support plan.

The successful candidate will be required to work as part of a team both in and outside of the classroom across all college campuses. They will support the educational and personal needs of students, all of whom have additional needs.


Entry requirements

A to C grades in English and Maths, a Level 2 in Supporting Teaching and Learning, Youth work or Health & Social Care.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Sunderland College directly.

Last updated date: 01 February 2016
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    • Hylton Campus is the main home for our vocational courses situated on the North side of the River Wear. It offers our students valuable real life learning facilities for a range of industries including construction, green technology, hospitality and catering, hair and beauty, travel and tourism and motor vehicle. The centre features The Lounge Bistro and Bar, one of the UK’s top training restaurants, as well as Visage – a fully working hair and beauty salon and purpose built construction facilities. It’s also the focus of our low carbon initiatives with a motor vehicle department and award winning Renewable Energy Centre that are at the forefront of low carbon and environmentally friendly industry training.

      Our Travel and Tourism Academy is also based at Hylton Campus featuring a training aeroplane fuselage and Citysun Travel, our travel agency giving students work place experience during their studies.