Communication Support Worker, Derbyshire

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Chesterfield CollegeDerbyshire

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Contract type: Part Time
Salary: £8,171.43 per annum (Inclusive of holiday pay) £20,247 pro rata
Contract term: Permanent

(18.5 hours per week / 36 weeks per year)

This is a term time only contract

We are committed to ensuring that our deaf and hearing impaired students get the very best from their time studying with the Chesterfield College Group. It is an extremely wide-ranging role that includes, interpreting lectures and tutorials in BSL, note taking and assisting students as they prepare for exams in both class based study programmes and work based programmes with Learning Unlimited.


Excellent communication skills are essential, along with a real understanding of (and experience of working with) deaf and hearing impaired people and flexibility to support across our Chesterfield and Derby campuses.  Ideally you should have or be working towards a BSL Level 3 qualification and experience of note taking would be desirable. 

For further details and to apply for this role, please visit our website at

Shortlisting for this role may take place as applications are received. We therefore reserve the right to close this vacancy once a suitable candidate has been appointed.

Closing date: 16 August 2019

Interview date: 27 August 2019

An offer of employment at Chesterfield College will be subject to an Enhanced Disclosure carried out by the Disclosure and Barring Services.

‘Encouraging All Individuals to Develop Their Full Potential Through Education and Training’

More about Chesterfield College
Phase: Further Education
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 16+ years
Denomination: Non-denominational
Address: Infirmary Road, Chesterfield, Derbyshire, S41 7NG, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 1246 500500
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