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Level 2 British Sign Language Support Worker Roles Available

  • Location: Wandsworth
  • Start date: 26 Mar 2019
  • Category: Special Needs
  • Job reference: PE11130016
  • Branch: London SEND South West
  • Consultant: Alex Conway
  • Call: 020 8971 1294
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Job description
Placement days: Monday to Friday (8:30 - 16:00)
Additional hours (optional): Monday to Thursday (16:00 - 21:00)
Additional hours (Optional): Tuesday to Friday (7:00 - 8:30)
Length of placement: 3 months to 1 year, and potentially longer or possible permanent position contract offered

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 hearing impaired students in either the school or the 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.


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. As part of the role, you will need to translate sign language to non signers.

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

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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