British Sign Languages Teaching Assistant

Job Category: Social Care
Job Location: Luton, Bedfordshire
Salary: £100 - £170/per year
Start date: ASAP
Job Reference: BSLTA260324_1711533585
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Position: British Sign Languages Teaching Assistant

Location: Luton

Salary : £110 – 170 per a week

Contract Type: Full-time/Part-time, Permanent

Are you passionate about inclusive education and empowering students with diverse needs? Look no further! We’re seeking dedicated individuals to join our dynamic team as British Sign Languages Teaching Assistant in Luton.

At SENDHelp , we believe in fostering an environment where every student feels valued and supported. As a BSL Teaching Assistant, you’ll play a pivotal role in ensuring that students with hearing impairments receive the tailored assistance they need to thrive academically and socially.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Provide one-on-one or small group support to students with hearing impairments, assisting them in understanding and engaging with curriculum materials.
  • Facilitate communication between students and teachers by interpreting spoken language into British Sign Language (BSL) and vice versa.
  • Collaborate with classroom teachers to adapt lesson plans and materials to accommodate the needs of students with hearing impairments.
  • Foster a positive and inclusive learning environment where students feel empowered to participate and express themselves.

Qualifications:

  • Proficiency in British Sign Language (BSL), ideally holding a Level 2 or above qualification.
  • Experience working with individuals with hearing impairments or in a similar educational setting is preferred but not essential.
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to build rapport with students, colleagues, and parents/guardians.
  • Patience, empathy, and a genuine passion for supporting students with diverse needs.

Why Choose Us?

  • Opportunity to make a meaningful difference in the lives of students with hearing impairments.
  • Supportive and inclusive work environment with ongoing professional development opportunities.
  • Competitive salary and benefits package.
  • Located in the vibrant community of Luton, offering a rich cultural experience and excellent quality of life.

What We Offer to our SEND British Sign Languages Teaching Assistant in Luton:

  • Access to over 400 online courses free of charge: Enhance your skills and knowledge with a wide range of online courses designed to increase your competency in the relevant field.
  • Holiday Pay Scheme: Enjoy the peace of mind of getting paid during the school holidays.
  • Full Support from Your Consultant: Benefit from the guidance and mentorship of a dedicated consultant who will support you throughout your placement and ensure you have all the necessary resources.
  • Competitive Pay, Paid to Scale or Above: We pay candidates via P.A.Y.E.

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