Required June 2019
30 hours per week 39 weeks per year (term time + 1)
We are the Local Authority’s secondary provision for Hearing Impaired students in West Suffolk. As part of this resource, we require a flexible, conscientious and enthusiastic person to join our successful Learning Support team. You will be supporting students with a range of hearing impairments and a British Sign Language qualification is essential.
You should have good literacy, numeracy, communication skills and experience of working in a secondary school environment would be an advantage but not essential. The following experience and qualifications are desirable but again not essential when applying for the above position.
• Working with young people who have emotional and behavioural difficulties
• Close working with students either on a 1 to 1 basis or in small groups
• Supporting students identified as having additional needs
• Qualified BSL Level 1 and working towards (or aspiring to) Level 2
• GCSE or a level 2 equivalent in Maths and English
We are receptive to requests for a pre-visit and/or informal contact ahead of making an application. For an informal conversation about this vacancy, or to arrange a visit, please contact Debbie Quick, Learning Support Administrator email@example.com or Greg Thomson, Teacher of the Deaf firstname.lastname@example.org or by calling 01284 761393
Further details on the school and an application form are available from https://www.king-ed.suffolk.sch.uk/staff-vacancies/ and completed applications to be sent to email@example.com
Candidates are also welcome to use the Quick Apply link.
Please note that contact is possible during the Easter holidays to Sarah Trueman, HR & Training Manager firstname.lastname@example.org 01284 716180 (option £3)
Closing date: Wednesday 24 April 2019 – 12 noon
Interviews: Tuesday 30 April 2019