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Teaching Assistant: British Sign Language

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Job description

Are you trained in British Sign Language?

Are you looking for a new challenge in a Sensory Support Unit in South Manchester?

This service supports children and young people in Manchester, with a hearing or vision need, and their families, from birth to leaving school. They work with Nurseries and state-funded schools to share information, provide advice and develop good practice for children and young people with a sensory need.

I am looking for a teaching assistant who is trained in British Sign Language to support the teacher in small classes of pupils with a hearing need. You will need to have a calm and nurturing style, and the ability to work creatively.


  • British Sign Language Qualification
  • Experience working with children and/or adults with hearing needs
  • Calm and engaging support style
  • Child Only DBS on the update service, or a willingness to gain one

If this sounds like the role for you, please get in touch using the details below.

All applicants will require the appropriate qualifications and training for this role. Please see for details.

All pay rates quoted will be inclusive of 12.07% statutory holiday pay.

Teaching Personnel is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. All candidates must undertake or have undertaken a valid enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check. Full assistance provided.

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