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BSL / British Sign Language Teaching Assistant

TeacherActive - Nottingham

2020-01-15 11:35:34

salary: 90.00 British Pound . GBP Daily

Job location Barnsley, Yorkshire, United Kingdom

Job type: contract

Job industry: Education

Job description

BSL / British Sign Language Teaching Assistant -School for the Deaf, Leeds!

A fantastic opportunity has arisen for experienced Teaching Assistants with British Sign Language / BSL qualifications Level 2.

The BSL Teaching Assistants will be working in an outstanding Special Needs school in Leeds.

The school is for students of various abilities, ranging from moderate learning difficulties to complex and profound needs. The students are hearing impaired and the post requires a talented BSL TA / British Sign Language Teaching Assistant who is flexible, enthusiastic and dedicated to supporting children with educational needs to join their team of dedicated staff.

All applicants are required to have some experience of working with vulnerable children or adults with special educational needs and disabilities.

You will need to feel confident within a classroom environment and be able to take direction from a class teacher. The role will be supporting a specifically a student in a year 11 class however, the role will include assisting other classes when required. The schools age range is between 4 - 19 years old.

The role will include:

Assisting the teacher with classroom preparation
Assisting students with communication using BSL or Makaton
1-1 work with students who require additional support
Leading group work
Helping the class teacher with pupil observations
As an BSL TA / British Sign Language Teaching Assistant through TeacherActive you will receive:

Competitive rates of pay
Support from a dedicated team of consultants
An excellent referral scheme
Access to a range of unique positions in our schools.
If you are interested in a role, please contact Abbye on Tel. (phone number removed) or email your CV to (url removed)

All applicants will be contacted to discuss suitability and then invited to register with TeacherActive.

Registration involves an enhanced DBS check, ID checks and will require you to supply good professional references. We pride ourselves on excellent service. We can provide a wide range of opportunities in schools and other educational institutions, with good rates of pay, at times to suit your needs.

Regular external audits have shown repeatedly that our standards are exceptional. We are passionate about finding the right staff for each environment.

TeacherActive is an equal opportunities employer, and operates as an Employment Business in providing temporary or contract job-seeking services

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