Position: Education Assistant in the Deaf Support Centre School:
Thomas Tallis School Start Date: October 2017
Salary: APTEC Scale 4 Point 18 - 21 (£19,917 – 21,984) pro rata to 39 weeks
Are you looking for an opportunity to work in a successful, over-subscribed and expanding school? Thomas Tallis is a flourishing and popular school situated in the Royal Borough of Greenwich. In 2011 it moved to a new £52m building with state of the art facilities and infrastructure. There are currently 1850 pupils on the school role and the intake is fully comprehensive from Years 7 to 13, with over 500 students in the thriving 6th Form. At Thomas Tallis we aim to provide young people with an ‘education to understand the world and change it for the better’. We strive for excellence in all that we do underpinned by our four core values of creativity, community, engagement and challenge.
The school is seeking to appoint an Education Assistant in the Deaf Support Centre. The successful applicant will have a minimum requirement of BSL Level 2 or above. The candidate must be able to support Deaf students in the mainstream class; ensuring lesson content is accessible to Deaf learners. This role will complement the professional work of teachers by taking responsibility for learning activities under an agreed system of supervision for students within the DSC provision. This will involve planning, preparing and delivering learning activities for individuals/groups and monitoring students and assessing, recording and reporting on students’ achievement, progress and development. This is a great opportunity to join a school that is building on its already successful results and reputation, and is committed to becoming an outstanding school and centre of excellence. The new building and facilities only add to the excitement and energy already at the school. All candidates will be subject to full Safer Recruitment procedures as laid down by the DfE.
If you are interested in applying for this position, then please contact Loretta D’Souza for an application pack on firstname.lastname@example.org or visit our website: www.thomastallisschool.com.
Applications for flexible working hours will be considered to suit the right candidate.
Closing date: 23 October 2017
Interview date: w/c 30 October 2017