BSL Teaching Assistant

Wigan, Greater Manchester
Date Posted:22 Oct 2020
  1. SEN Teaching Assistant
£63.51 - £73.51 per day + Over 35+ Free Accredited CPD Courses
  1. Permanent

BSL Teaching Assistant

Wigan, Greater Manchester
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BSL Teaching Assistant

We are looking for a Teaching Assistant that is confident at British Sign Language level 3.
This role is based within a mainstream primary school supporting a child on a 2:1 basis, the other member of staff supports the complex needs of the individual and they are looking for an experienced BSL teaching assistant to join the team.

This role is initially temporary from November 2020 until February 2021; however, the role has the opportunity to go permanent from March 2021.
You will be supported by staff and the SEN department in teaching hearing impaired children and those with speech and language difficulties.

The successful applicant will;
*Hold BSL certification or have sign language experience at level 3 as a minimum and have knowledge of the KS1 and KS2 curriculum
*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.
*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

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 Wigan or for more information about the role, contact Chrissie on 01772 977333 or

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