Cwmbran High School
Role: Sign Support Assistant
Salary: Grade 4: points 6-10 £19,698 - £21,322 (pro-rata term time only between 8.15 am – 3:00 pm)
Contract: Permanent 30 hrs/39 weeks per year (pro-rata)
Start Date: ASAP
Cwmbran High School is seeking to employ an energetic and enthusiastic Sign Support Assistant to support the Hearing Impaired Base teachers and other staff in maximising the performance of students with hearing impairments. The successful candidate will work with the team to create and maintain the most positive ethos possible among the students and so raise their attainment. They will be responsible for the quality of care and support for students with hearing impairments. This post will commence ASAP.
As a minimum the successful candidate must possess BSL level two and a good general school education to at least level two. They must also have experience of working with deaf children/adults and communicating using British Sign Language and/or Sign supported English.
This post is subject to an Enhanced Disclosure Application to the Disclosure & Barring Service.
This post requires registration with the EWC - Education Workforce Council.
Closing Date: 12 Noon Wednesday 5th May 2021
Cwmbran High School 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.