1:1 Learning Support Assistant (Hearing Impairment)

Terra Nova SchoolCheshire East


Required for September 2021 (possibly sooner)

Full-time, 1:1 Learning Support Assistant (Hearing Impairment)

The role is for an experienced, full-time Teaching Assistant who is required to work term time only with a pupil aged 4 years old who has cochlear implants. You will have knowledge of the impact of hearing loss upon learning and development, a good understanding of child development, learning processes and barriers to learning.

Experience of working with hearing impaired children and young people is desirable, along with use of specialist resources and technologies relevant to support learning, although training would be provided for the right candidate.

Ideally, you should have experience of the Early Years curriculum, programmes and strategies and have an understanding of the revised EYFS statutory framework.

The successful candidate will join a keen, happy and supportive staff who value team commitment. 

The post will be linked to the continued attendance of the pupil, following a successful probation period.

A Standard Application Form and further details can be obtained from Mrs Melanie Machin, Headmaster’s Secretary, Terra Nova School, Jodrell Bank, Holmes Chapel, Cheshire CW4 8BT (Tel 01477 571251; Fax 01477 571646; email: office@tnschool.co.uk).

Terra Nova School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.  All successful candidates will be required to undergo an enhanced CRB Check.

Closing date for applicants is Wednesday, 26 May 2021, with interviews to be held as soon as possible after that. 

Charitable Trust Reg. No. 525919

Closing date: 26/05/2021

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