DBS619/20 Specialist Sensory Support Assistant - North Tyneside Sensory Service at Beacon Hill

Job Summary
Contract Type:
Fixed Term
Working Pattern:
Full time - term time plus specified days
Advert Start Date:
Advert End Date:
10/07/2020 23:59
£16,578.39 - £17,631.46 pa
Hours per week:
Job Category:
Schools - Support
Vacancy ID:
Employment Location:
North Tyneside Sensory Service at Beacon Hill, Rising Sun Cottages, Wallsend, NE28 9JW
Closing date:
10 Jul
Further Information

A skilled, thoughtful and enthusiastic teaching assistant is required to join our well established, hard working and experienced peripatetic team supporting children with visual and hearing impairment. Experience within the specialist field of hearing and / or visual impairment is desirable but not essential. The successful candidate would work across a range of age groups and educational settings. Candidates must be able to work as part of a well informed team.

Candidates must be committed to continuing professional development.

The successful candidate will be give a full induction and professional development programme. The service is committed to safeguarding all pupils. The successful candidate will need to carry out the Service’s Code of Conduct and have DBS clearance.

This post is fixed term for one year in the first instance, 37 hours per week, term time only over 195 days.

Visits to the service base at Beacon Hill School prior to application are most welcome.

Please contact Nick Cubley, Service Manager (0191 643 3030/3031) for an informal discussion about the post. For an application pack, please email nick.cubley@northtyneside.gov.uk

Closing date for applications 10th July 2020.