Temporary Communication Support Worker
Up to 30 hours per week, 39 weeks per annum
Grade D9 (actual salary £14,125 per annum)
Eggbuckland Community College Academy Trust and Eggbuckland Vale Primary School are seeking to jointly appoint a Communication Support Worker to work with Deaf students who use British Sign Language as their main form of communication. This position is offered in partnership by the two establishments, both of which have a Hearing Support Centre within a mainstream setting.
The successful applicant will have a minimum requirement of BSL Level 3 or above. You must be able to support Deaf students in the mainstream class ensuring lessons are accessible to Deaf learners who communicate with BSL. The role will require knowledge of Cued Speech to access English. The successful applicant will have or be willing to achieve a qualification as a CSW and/or in Cued Speech.
This role is a temporary contract for 1 year initially and you may be required to work across both sites. Visits to the schools are warmly encouraged, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org to arrange a visit.
As part of our safer recruitment protocol, we are unable to accept CVs. Please return completed applications to Carrie McCoy email@example.com
Closing date: 9am, Monday 13th July 2020
Interviews are currently planned to be held on Thursday 16th July
We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and successful candidates will undergo an enhanced DBS check as well as scrutiny of their references and employment history.