Residential SEND Support Worker who has BSL / Special Educational Support Worker with a British Sign

Job details
Posting date: 17 September 2019
Salary: £9 to £10 per hour
Hours: Part time
Closing date: 17 October 2019
Location: NE12
Company: Teacheractive Limited
Job type: Temporary
Job reference: KBSENDNCL5-8985

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Residential SEND Support Worker who has BSL / Special Educational Support Worker with a British Sign Language Qualification - Killingworth

Are you looking for an exciting new challenge and are willing to do residential work?

Are you a dedicated and supportive person who is patient and has a caring nature?

Do you have good challenging behaviour skills?

A SEND BSL Support Worker / Special Educational Support worker with a British Sign Language qualification is required for a long-term placement in Killingworth.

The role will be supporting the children with their day to day needs and ensuring they are always having a fantastic day. We require an adaptable SEND Support Worker / Special Needs Support Worker who is caring in their approach. The students are vulnerable and need that bit of extra support with their communication so a qualification in BSL is a must. You will need to be patient, caring and understand each individual child’s needs.

The school has an excellent reputation and is a great place to work; the staff are welcoming, friendly and supportive of one another.

The ideal BSL Support Worker / British Sign Language Support Worker will have:

• NVQ in health and social care
• NVQ Level 2 in BSL / British Sign Language
• SEND experience
• Challenging Behaviour and Personal Care experience
• Positive approach to supporting the children
• The ability to build good relationships with the staff and pupils
• Moving and handling training

In return the successful SEND BSL Support Worker / Special Needs Support Worker will receive:

• A great rate of pay
• Fantastic prospects of further long-term work
• A high level of support provided by your dedicated consultant
• The opportunity to make a genuine difference

All of our supply staff are paid on a PAYE basis, so you can rest assured that you’re paying the right level of Tax and National Insurance and there’s no messing around with admin charges coming out of your hard earned cash.

If you would like further information on this exciting position, please call Kiya on 0191 580 7888 or email your CV to

All applicants will be contacted to discuss suitability and then invited to register with TeacherActive.

Registration involves an enhanced DBS check, ID checks and will require you to supply good professional references. We pride ourselves on excellent service. We can provide a wide range of opportunities in schools and other educational institutions, with good rates of pay, at times to suit your needs.

Regular external audits have shown repeatedly that our standards are exceptional. We are passionate about finding the right staff for each environment.

TeacherActive is an equal opportunities employer, and operates as an Employment Business in providing temporary or contract job-seeking services.

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