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Teaching Assistant with Level 2 British Sign Language

Darnhall Primary School
Actual Term Time Salary £10695
Working Pattern:
Part Time/Term Time
25 hours per week. Term Time Only.
DBS Check:
Closing Date:
09/07/2020 at 12:00 PM
Darnhall Primary School

The Headteacher and Governors are seeking to appoint a highly motivated and enthusiastic Teaching Assistant to work on a one to one basis with a child in Year 3 with profound bilateral progressive sensory neural hearing loss. Applicants must hold a minimum of a Level 2 British Sign Language qualification. The successful candidate will also have experience working with primary-school aged children and be confident in behaviour management. They need to be passionate about every child reaching their full potential in our ’Good’ (Ofsted June, 2018), spilt-site primary school and resourced provision.

We can offer enthusiastic, motivated, friendly and happy children who enjoy school. We have a talented and dedicated team of staff and governors and supportive parents. We have strong links with the local community and schools and a commitment to professional development.

The post is for 25 hours per week (9:00 am until 12:00pm and 1:00pm until 3.00pm), term time only. The position is initially temporary until 31st July 2021 and is linked to specific funding.

Application forms can be obtained by emailing the school office on or by using the online application process on the CWAC system.

The school is committed to Safeguarding and promoting the welfare and safety of children. The successful candidates will be required to complete an enhanced DBS disclosure and provide proof of eligibility to work in the UK alongside proof of qualifications. References will be sought.

Closing date: Thursday 9th July 2020 at 12pm

Interviews date:  Week beginning 13th July 2020

How to apply

Thank you for your interest in our job vacancy. Please complete the application as fully as possible and explain any gaps in your employment history. We would like to understand more about how your skills, knowledge and experience meet the job description and person specification for the role.

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