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Level 2 British Sign Language Residential Care Worker

  • Location: Wandsworth
  • Start date: 04 Sep 2017
  • Category: Special Needs
  • Job reference: PE10923893
  • Branch: London SEND South West
  • Consultant: Alex Conway
  • Call: 020 8971 1294
Job description
Contractual hours: 10 hours (Waking Nights) - 4 Nights a week - Term Time Only
Length of contract: 1 year, with possible permanent position

A very well established school in Wandsworth are looking for an enthusiastic, committed person with a minimum of BSL Level 2 skills and experience of working with young Deaf children. . This unique role will be supporting a hearing impaired student in the residential site based within the school.

Duties and responsibilities:

• Establish a supportive relationship with the student assigned to.

• To support the child's learning, independence and to help them to develop their confidence.

• Provide one to one support in additional school curricular activities.

• To support the student throughout the night, ensuring they are staff, not at risk of potential dangers and providing a supportive approach.

• To work effectively and professionally with the night manager and understanding the policies and procedures of the home.

As the student is hearing impaired, the candidate MUST be a minimum level two in BSL. Candidates who are not certified in British Sign Language will not be considered for this post.

Please note, successful candidates will be working night shifts only and will not be directly working the school. The hours will be from 21:00 - 7:00.

Once you have applied a quick and efficient registration will follow so that you can start as soon as possible.

Phone 020 8971 1294

Email your CV to aconway@protocol-education and I will get in touch with you.

We undertake safeguarding checks on all our workers in accordance with the DfE statutory guidance Keeping Children Safe in Education'. As part of these checks, we require a current Enhanced DBS Disclosure for everyone working in schools. If you do not have a valid subscription to the DBS Update Service, we will require you to complete a new DBS application as part of the registration process, at a cost of £44.00

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