Lead Teacher of the Deaf

Job Summary
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Full time
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29/09/2021 12:00
Leadership Scale, Point 6, plus SEN Higher
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Hearing Impaired Service, Town Hall and Civic Offices
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Closing date:
29 Sep
Further Information

Lead Teacher of the Deaf
(Hearing Impaired Service, Town Hall and Civic Offices)
Leadership Scale, Point 6, plus SEN Higher

We are looking for an outstanding Qualified Teacher of the Deaf to lead the Hearing-Impaired Service in South Tyneside.

You will be passionate about Deaf Education with a sound understanding of SEN and disability from birth to 25. You will have the skills to challenge, motivate and inspire your team as well as mainstream teachers, parents/carers and other professionals.

You will have extensive experience of teaching deaf children and young people from birth to 25 and have a clear vision of how to secure good outcomes for deaf children now and in the future.

For an informal discussion about this post, please contact Andy Ritchie, Service Manager, Access and Inclusion on (0191) 424 6311.

South Tyneside Council is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults. We expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment and an Enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) disclosure will be sought along with other relevant pre-employment checks.

To find out more about this role and to apply please visit www.southtyneside.gov.uk/jobs or alternatively https://www.northeastjobs.org.uk/

Closing date: Noon, 29 September 2021.

Interviews will take place on 12 October 2021.