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SEN Teaching Assistant with BSL Level 2 – Full-time

  • Pay:£18000
  • Start Date:Immediate
  • App Close Date:08/10/2021 at 17:00
  • Interviews:11/10/21 onwards


Job Title:         SEN Teaching Assistant working with deaf pupils.

Reports to:        Headteacher

Hours:              Monday to Friday 8.30- 3.30 pm (4.00pm) on a Wednesday for staff meetings / Job share will be considered.



To support and develop British Sign Language and Signed Supported English communication for deaf pupils (Level 2 working minimum). To support pupils access to education, school curriculum, lessons, events, activities, and school celebrations.

To evaluate and extend learning. To support and review educational document and progression reports. To participate in school meetings and/or Educational Health and Care plans and meetings.

To be willing to support tracheostomy and gastrostomy care if required.

To become familiar and knowledgeable about CHARGE syndrome and to support the sensory, behavioural, and self-regulation needs working towards positive long-term outcomes.

Support the class teacher in the teaching and welfare of children to ensure they attain the targets set under their individual educational programmes.  Dealing with pupils’ therapeutic, behavioural, and personal care needs.