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BSL Teaching Assistant

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Teaching Assistant Certified in British Sign Language Level 1 or 2, Required in Central London London

  • • Ofsted Ranked -Outstanding School
  • • Highly effective and inspirational leaders, managers and governors pursue excellence in all of the school’s activities.
  • • 5 minutes walk to local underground and rail station • 5 minutes walk to local underground and rail station • 5 minutes walk to local underground and rail station • 5 minutes walk to local underground and rail station

An Outstanding Primary School in Central London require a Teaching Assistant who holds a British Sign Language qualification. Ideally you will hold a BSL level 2 or have attained a BSL Level 1 and are about to do your BSL level 2 course. School based experience is desirable but not essential. The school has a dedicated Hearing Impaired Unit to cater for students who are Deaf or have a Hearing Impairment. The school also caters for additional needs such as mental health, Autism or more severe and complex needs. The ideal candidate must be able to inspire and motivate these children through creative methods.

The school is much larger than most primary schools nationally. The number on roll and the number of teaching staff are rising rapidly. Building work has started to accommodate the planned doubling of the school’s size. There are four classes in Reception and Year 1, three in Years 2 and 3 and 6, and two in Years 4 and 5.

The head teacher is a Local Leader of Education. Five members of staff are Specialist Leaders of Education. The school is part of the Tollgate Teaching School Alliance that offers support to teachers and leaders at all stages in their career.

Excellent Rates of Pay ranging from £65-£80 per day

To apply please email a recently updated CV and personal statement to edward.cobbett@teachingpersonnel.com or alternatively call 0207 593 3076.

Teaching Personnel are committed to the safe guarding of children. All applicants will have to undergo a full enhanced disclosure. Full assistance provided. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.
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