British Sign Language Support Assistant

Knowsley, Merseyside
MPL BSLKN_1574170957
Date Posted:19 Nov 2019
  1. SEN Teaching Assistant
£60 - £65 per day
  1. Long-term

British Sign Language Support Assistant

Knowsley, Merseyside
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We are looking for teaching assistants that are confident and capable in using British Sign Language. A fantastic specialist provision in Knowsley are looking for support on a temporary basis from someone who holds the BSL qualification.

This setting is based within a mainstream primary school, and caters for pupils who are hearing impaired.

You will be supported by staff who are experts in teaching hearing impaired children and those with speech and language difficulties.

The successful applicant will;

* Hold BSL certification or have sign language experience as a bare minimum

* Be resilient when facing emotional difficulties

* Willingly play a part in school life continuing the positive imprint the schools makes in the borough


The provision is very well resourced with access to the latest visual technology and multiple iPad's to aid pupils understanding - as well as all the classrooms being acoustically treated and soundproof so that minimal distress is caused to the children.


By registering with Tradewind, we can offer you:

* We attract top education talent and in return offer top rates of pay.

* We care about your training and development more than any other agency - which is why we can offer you more certified CPD courses than any other education recruitment agency, 30 to be exact! That's 23 more than our next nearest competitor.

* Great referral scheme - recommend a friend and earn up to *£100.

* Full interview preparation and assistance - so you're fully prepped and confident, increasing your chances of success.

* Help with lesson planning - our support doesn't stop once we've secured you a placement.

* Online Portal for your timesheets and log your availability.

* Free social and networking events to get to know your peers and consultants.


To join us and be successful in this role, you will need:

* An Enhanced DBS Disclosure, Overseas Police Clearances (if applicable) and professional reference checks.

* A CV that covers the last 10 years of employment history (where possible) and any employment breaks.

* The legal right to work in the UK


If this incredible opportunity sounds like something you would like to be a part of, then click 'Apply Now' and we will contact you as soon as possible to discuss a registration. Alternatively, call the Tradewind Liverpool branch on 0151 221 9666 for more information regarding how we can support your next career move.

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