Teacher of the Deaf, Newham

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Tunmarsh SchoolNewham
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Start date: January 2018
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: MPS/UPS + SEN 1/2
Contract term: Permanent

Working to support a vision of inclusive education for all pupils who are hearing impaired.

We are looking for someone who is a committed and enthusiastic qualified Teacher of the Deaf to join a comprehensive and forward thinking Service.

The successful candidate will be responsible for supporting and providing advice for hearing impaired pupils in mainstream and special schools. They will need to have excellent oral and written communication skills and understand the barriers to learning that children and young people with a hearing impairment face and how these barriers may be overcome. Specialist knowledge and experience with SEN and hearing impairment is essential. The post holder will need to have an ability to challenge, motivate and inspire teachers, teaching assistants, parents/carers and professionals across the Children and Young People’s Service. A commitment to inclusive education for all hearing impaired pupils is required.

A commitment to Newham’s inclusive education policy and furthering equal opportunities for people disadvantaged in terms of race, gender and disability are essential.

We offer you:

  • The opportunity to work within a dedicated specialist team of professionals in a local authority working towards excellence.
  • A rich and rewarding environment in which to work

Qualified Teacher of the Deaf status will be awarded +2 SEN. Teachers wishing to undertake training will be considered (+ 1 SEN ).

Closing date for applications: 13/10/2017
Interviews: week beginning 16/10/2017.

Should you wish to discuss the post further please contact: Judith Halliday by email on Judith.Halliday@newham.gov.uk. Phone: 020 3373 3729.

Application form and further details please apply on line at: www.ats-npw.jobsgopublic.com/vacancies/view/44399-teacher-of-the-deaf?source=597-tes-online

Sensory Service

Tunmarsh Centre
Tunmarsh Lane
Newham E13 9NB

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Address: Tunmarsh Centre, Tunmarsh Lane, Plaistow, London, E13 9NB, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 20 7504 0531