MERTHYR TYDFIL COUNTY BOROUGH COUNCIL
Cyfarthfa High School
Cae Mari Dwn,
LEVEL 3 Braille Support Assistant
Full-Time 32.5 hours - Term time only
Grade 3 SCP (7-12 £19,554 - £21,589) Pro Rata
76.484% of £19,554 = £14,954.89
Suitably Qualified candidate
Grade 4 SCP 13-17 £22,021 - £23,836) Pro Rata
76.48% of £22,021 = £16,841.66
The Additional Learning Needs Service is looking to recruit a suitably qualified Braille Support Assistant to support a pupil with visual impairment based at Cyfarthfa High School.
Unqualified applicants with experience of working with visually impaired pupils will be considered but must be prepared to undertake the appropriate specialist training and assessments as a requirement of the post.
This is a permanent post but is subject to the relevant qualification/s being completed.
The post involves working with a Key Stage 3 pupil on a one to one basis. You will support this pupil daily, where you will be required to modify curriculum materials into large print, Braille or tactile formats.
Proven experience of IT Skills is essential for this role.
Candidates should be able to work as part of a team and have good communication skills. The candidate although employed by the Local Authority will be expected, under the direction of the ALNCO/Senior Leaders, to work within a classroom setting.
This post is subject to an enhanced DBS check.
Merthyr Tydfil 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.