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BSL Teaching Support Assistant

  • Location: Sunderland
  • Start date: 21 Jan 2019
  • Category: Primary
  • Job reference: PE11098169
  • Branch: Newcastle
  • Consultant: Janet Furness
  • Call: 0191 279 7270
Job description
Protocol Education are looking for learning support assistants/teaching assistants that are qualified in British sign language (BSL) to work in our special needs schools in Sunderland and Washington.

Successful candidates will be required to support and help the development of sensory impaired students across all ages predominantly, support academic studies, develop students social and communication skills in hearing impaired SEN settings.

Skills and qualifications required:
• Certified in British Sign language (BSL) level 1 or above
• Communicate with parents and carers
• Able to relay BSL from hearing impaired students to non-signing students or adults.
• Excellent strategic & communication skills, the ability to use initiative and that can work well under pressure.
• Positions are subject to an enhance disclosure barred service

Successful candidates will benefit from:
• Excellent daily rates through PAYE
• Support throughout your placement from an experienced SEND consultant
• Local work
• CPD
• Opportunity to work additional hours

If you have all these qualities and would like to work in one of our schools, please submit your CV to janet.furness@protocol-education.com.
We look forward to hearing from you!

Protocol Education is a leading supply teaching agency. We find jobs for teachers and teaching assistants in schools throughout England.
Our aim is to provide schools with the supply teachers, teaching assistants, support and SEN staff they need to be successful. At the same time, helping teachers, teaching assistants and nursery staff to find rewarding and career-enhancing jobs.

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