Communication Support Worker

Recruiter
Inspire Education Group
Location
Peterborough [Cambridgeshire]
Salary
£9,593 - £9,593 Per Year, £26,693 per annum (£9,593 pro rata)
Posted
12 Feb 2024 13:58
Closes
03 Mar 2024 23:59
Sector
Further Education
Job Level
Learner Support / Teaching Assistant
Specialism
Curriculum, Student / Learner Services
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Part Time
Organisational Type
General Further Education College

Communication Support Worker

We are recruiting for a Communication Support Worker to join our Additional Learning Support Team at Peterborough College.

You will support D/deaf/hard of hearing/deafblind students to enable them to actively participate in learning, encourage independence and maximise their potential.

You will also work closely with teaching staff to strengthen collaborative working and communication and provide EHCP provision where applicable, helping students to maximise their learning potential and successfully achieve their academic goals.

We are looking for someone with a Level 3 qualification in British Sign Language and a Level 2 qualification in Learning Support, along with a good level of education including a Level 2 qualification in English & Maths.

Finally, you will have the proven ability to work successfully and influentially as part of a team.

IEG benefits

Peterborough College offers a flexible, friendly workplace, 30-37 days annual leave (role dependant) plus bank holidays, a very generous contributory pension scheme and continuous professional development opportunities tailored to your needs. We also offer occupational sick pay to protect you and your family. 

How to apply

For the full job description, person specification and information on how to apply for this job please go to – https://ieg.ac.uk/ieg-jobs/

IEG is actively committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of all children, young people and any vulnerable groups within the college community and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

All positions are subject to an Enhanced Disclosure and Barring check from the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS).

We reserve the right to bring forward the closing date of the adverts should we receive a sufficient level of interest!