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Support Assistant - Sign Language

  • Location: Doncaster Metropolitan County Council
  • Start date: 05 Sep 2016
  • Category: Special Needs
  • Job reference: PE10780938
  • Branch: Sheffield Secondary SEND
  • Consultant: Elizabeth Furniss
  • Call: 0114 252 1975
This vacancy has now expired.
Job description
Protocol Education are working with a dedicated specialist school for the hearing impaired and are currently looking for teaching Assistant to work with pupils from reception through to Key Stage 3.

This will be a flexible position to work both short term and long term.

To be considered for this position you will be required to have experience of the following;

• BSL level 3 or equivalent

• Recent experience (within the last 6 months) teaching in a school environment.

• Working with pupils on a one to one basis supporting them with class work

• Ability to lead small groups of pupils with a set task supporting each individual with their specific needs.

• Excellent literacy and Numeracy skills

• Take direction from the class teacher and SENco and assist the class teacher with any duty

• Preparing resources for the classroom

• Strong behaviour management

• Create a positive learning environment for each pupil and communicate effectively using sign and other class resources

For this role you must have a level 3 BSL or equivalent. The role requires a dedicated and committed Teaching assistant who would be flexible to working sporadic days.

Please note: 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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