Educational Support Worker
12 hours per week
20,753 - 22,042 (pro-rata)

North Highland College is looking for an enthusiastic, caring individual to assist students who have learning difficulties or impairments within our mainstream courses. The position is based at our main Thurso campus. You will support student learning and will help them to overcome the barriers created by their disability. Disabilities can include but are not limited to dyslexia, a physical disability or other specific learning disability.

You must have the ability to handle student expectations politely, professionally and empathetically and be able to demonstrate good communication skills. Duties will include software training, scribing, reading, proof reading and assisting students in organising and prioritising course work. You will need to be computer literate, car owner and in possession of a clean, current driving licence.

This is part-time, fixed term position until the end of the academic session.

Interested? Please go to to find out more and to download an application pack. (a CV alone will not be accepted, but may accompany your application). Please send your completed application form to

Closing date: 9.00am, Wednesday 23 January 2019