BSL Level 3 trained Teaching Assistant

St. Helens, Merseyside
Date Posted:30 Oct 2020
  1. SEN Teaching Assistant
Up to £70 per day
  1. Long-term

BSL Level 3 trained Teaching Assistant

St. Helens, Merseyside
Tradewind in Liverpool City Centre, are looking for a Teaching Assistant trained to Level 3 British Sign Language or above.

This role is based within a specialist school in St Helens. You will be supporting a year 12 male pupil who is deaf along with other additional needs. He has been out of school for most of this year therefore will need help no just for interpretation but also with his daily classwork.

We are working with the school to recruit an experienced Teaching Assistant who understands the school curriculum as well as help this young man communicate. The role is Monday to Friday and is to start as soon as the 9th November.

The successful applicant will;
Hold BSL certification or have sign language experience at level 3 as a minimum
Have prior experience working with a school, preferably with an SEN school
Hold an enhanced DBS pr be willing to process one with Tradewind

The role is subject to an Enhanced DBS Disclosure, Overseas Police Clearances 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

By registering with Tradewind:
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.
Online Portal for your timesheets and log your availability.

Click 'Apply Now' to be considered for this great position as a BSL Teaching Assistant in St Helens or for more information about the role, contact Jemma Howson on

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