British Sign Language Teaching Assistant

Location: Southwark
Job Type: Contract
Industry: Primary | SEN Support Jobs | Primary Teaching and Learning Assistants | Primary SEN Support | SEN
Reference: PE11246936
Salary: £65 - £80 per day
Job Published: 21 days ago
A Southwark based primary school for students with speech, language and hearing needs. The school aims to provide an education of the highest quality in a creative environment were all differences are valued and success is celebrated. The school is looking for a Teaching Assistant who has a level 2 British Sign language qualification and has experience using Makaton.

To be successful in applying for this role you will have a BSL Level 2 or higher. You should also have a current a DBS preferably on the update system or be willing to apply for a new one through Protocol Education. Experience working with children for at least 6 months in the last 2 years is essential, but this does not have to be in an educational environment. You will also have good understanding of special education needs.

The responsibilities of this role would be to ensure that all the school's behaviour policies are being followed as well as ensuring that the safeguarding procedures are being adhered to. You will also be working 1:1 with students helping them their learning by signing as well as using Makaton.

If you are interested in this role then please apply online successful applicants will be contacted within 3 working days.