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SEN BSL Teaching Assistant

Posted 26 February by Reed Education Featured Ended
Teaching Assistant With BSL Level 2 Required in Wandsworth

Reed Education is currently looking for an enthusiastic, proactive Teaching Assistant who is BSL Level 2 certified to work within a school in Wandswoth, South London.

We work in partnership with this schools and as a result are actively seeking a Teaching Assistant who is BSL level 2. Successful applicants will be working with pupils who have hearing impairment, speech, language and communication needs.
Applicants will be expected to follow the lesson plans provided and work in conjunction with the variety of specialist staff in the school.

Previous experience within these areas would be a plus; however applicants who lack experience but have a genuine interest in SEND are more than welcome to apply. More than anything we would like applicants who are able to demonstrate enthusiasm, dependability, confidence and the versatility to tailor their approach to each class they teach in

What you will need to succeed:
• Qualification in BSL Level 3 or above. (Preferred Qualification – Level 3 Certificate in Communication Support for Deaf Learners).
• Passion for working with Deaf children and championing their education and well-being.
• High level of numeracy and literacy (GCSE's at Grade C or equivalent in Maths and English) and good IT skills.
• The ability to support a Deaf child through high quality BSL so that they can fully access classroom learning.
• Recent experience supporting deaf pupils with their studies in education and an understanding of the different needs of deaf learners.
• Some knowledge of SEN.
• Enthusiasm, commitment and resilience.
• High expectations of all our children regardless of need.
• Flexibility and a commitment to team-working.
• Excellent interpersonal skills to work effectively with staff and students.

Benefits of working with Reed Education:

When you work with Reed Education, you will have access to a range of expertise and advice as well as benefits. We can provide you with; competitive rates of pay, 24/7 access to your managing consultant, access to Reed Rewards with hundreds of discounts all over the UK, and also you will have first hand pick of the vacancies you want to be put forward for with access to a huge ranging of opportunities all over West London Boroughs.

At Reed we want to ensure that you find the job that is the perfect fit for you. Our consultants are understanding, flexible and incredibly knowledgeable in their fields and are there to assist you in successfully moulding your teaching career.

If you are interested in this fantastic opportunity, and believe that you would be interested in continuing your teaching career in this school then please apply by sending you’re most up to date CV to or call on 0208 237 6401.

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