Learning Support Assistant – Hearing Impaired
Slough – Full or part time
SEND department are seeking to recruit a Hearing Impairment Teaching Assistant in Slough.
This role is specifically to deliver support to pupils, children and young people with a hearing impairment.
The role is based in a lovely primary school in Slough with a specific Hearing Impaired Unit.
The successful applicant will have the ability to learn how to confidently use, and demonstrate the use of, a variety of specialist aids and equipment.
The successful candidate will become part of a diverse, friendly and supportive multidisciplinary team, working in partnership with key agencies to deliver early intervention programmes, as well as statutory duties across settings and the community.
- have evidence of further training in special educational needs
- have experience of working with pupils with a hearing impairment
- be dedicated to supporting the inclusion and independence of vulnerable children and young people
- have knowledge of needs arising from hearing impairment and knowledge of equipment and resources to support pupils with special educational needs
- be creative, flexible, positive thinking and focused on solutions
- adapt readily to change, with the ability to work in a variety of situations
- be a good communicator, in person and in writing
- have the ability to liaise effectively with other professionals to improve outcomes for children with a hearing impairment
Knowledge of Makaton and British Sign Language would be an advantage
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