Communication Support Worker – Hearing Impairment
Fixed Term vacancy
Pay scale: £18,795 - £19,953
Term time only - 32.5 hours
Required from September 2020 or as soon as possible thereafter
Location: Hearing Support Centre, Alun School, Mold
We are seeking to appoint a highly motivated, suitably qualified and experienced person to become a Communication Support Worker at the Hearing Support Centre Alun High School Mold.
The successful candidate will hold a qualification in British Sign Language (BSL) level 2 or above or currently working towards a level 2 qualification. The post holder will work as part of a team and be responsible for supporting the learning of deaf pupils whilst promoting self-esteem and independence.
Collaborative working is an essential part of this role and the successful candidate will be expected to work with the teacher in charge in lesson planning, evaluating and adjusting lessons and work plans.
As this post will result in you having substantial contact with children, the successful applicant will be subject to a Disclosure and Barring Services check.
Closing date for applications: midday Friday, 12th June 2020
Interviews will be held Tuesday 23rd June 2020
For an informal discussion please contact:
Name: Kim Wiggan
Job Title Teacher in Charge, Hearing Support Centre, Alun School Mold
The Council recognises that the ability to communicate in Welsh is an important and valuable skill in the workplace and is committed to increasing the numbers of bilingual employees. We welcome applications for any post from candidates who are able to work in both Welsh and English. We will also support new and existing employees who wish to learn Welsh or improve /develop their Welsh language skills.
Part time, job share and flexible working arrangements will be considered.
Flintshire LA is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.We particularly welcome applications from under represented groups including ethnicity, gender, transgender, age, disability, sexual orientation or religion.