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Teaching Assistant Level 2 SAN

Education - School

School Support Staff

Manchester Schools

Teaching Assistant Level 2 SAN
Salary: Grade 4 points 17 – 21 £16,998 - £19,317 per annum pro rata
Contract Type: Permanent, Part Time, 21 Hours. 
Location: Sensory Support Service, Lancasterian, Elizabeth Slinger Road, West Didsbury, Manchester M20 2XA 
Reference: MCC352/7029-32SMB 
Interviews: between 14-19 December 2017

In this fulfilling role you would work with children and young people, primarily in a hearing needs resource base within a mainstream school.   As part of your role you will:
• assist the delivery of learning programmes and the implementation of PLPs under the supervision of the teacher of the deaf. 
• support children and young people to use a variety of equipment effectively in order to optimise their access to information, learning and society.  
• support schools and nursery settings in developing curriculum and classroom strategies.
• promote the inclusion and acceptance of all pupils

Ideally you will already have experience of working with children and young people with sensory needs.  A qualification in BSL of level 2 or above is required for this role.The Sensory Support Service comprises an experienced and committed team of specialists providing quality advice and support for children and young people from birth to 19 years of age with sensory needs in a range of settings across the city.The Governing Body and staff community of the Lancasterian Organisation is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.  Applicants should declare any convictions or cautions whether they are spent or unspent. 
An enhanced DBS check and additional employment screening is required before final confirmation of a post with us.

All Service staff are expected to travel independently to a variety of locations.Please ensure that you refer to the Person Specification when applying as this will form the basis of the interview selection.

All disabled applicants who meet the essential personal specification requirements are guaranteed to go through the recruitment assessment process.

How To Apply - Information for applicants
Please contact Nikki Eaton-Barnes for an application form and job details at 

We are an Equal Opportunities Employer and we positively welcome applications from all candidates regardless of age, disability, gender reassignment, marriage and civil partnership, pregnancy and maternity, race, religion or belief, sex and sexual orientation.

We are fully committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, younger learners and vulnerable adults and we expect all staff and volunteers to share the same commitment. The above post will be subject to enhanced DBS checks, satisfactory references and will be exempt from the provisions of the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974.

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working hours

part time

application deadline

11 59 pm

11th Dec 2017

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