Communication Support Worker
22 hours per week, Term time only • Fixed term until August 2019 • Salary: Up to £23,452 pro rata depending on experience
Application Deadline: 08/01/2018 Interview Date: 15/01/2018 Location: Main Campus
We are offering a fantastic opportunity to join our dedicated team of professionals to support deaf and hard of hearing students in their learning throughout their time at City College, through the provision of sign language communication and language support.
The role will suit an applicant who has had experience working in the education sector, is an experienced lip reader and has knowledge and understanding of the required elements of British Sign Language linguistics.
You will be able to communicate fluently over extended periods using complex language as needed, be able to relay information in BSL and written language, and be able to use technical vocabulary and complex grammatical structures as needed. In addition to this you will have Level 2 in English and Maths and British Sign Language levels 1, 2 and 3.
The application closing date is Monday 8th January 2018 with interviews taking place on Monday 15th January 2018. If applying, please ensure you can make yourself available on this date – thank you.
We are only able to contact you if you are shortlisted for interview, and we will do this via e-mail so please ensure we have your accurate contact details when registering, including a contact telephone number.
All shortlisted applicants are required to complete a self-declaration and disclosure form prior to interview. Satisfactory references, enhanced DBS check and medical clearance will be required for successful job candidates.
City College is committed to providing an environment where students, staff and all members of the College community can feel safe and secure.
Thank you for your interest in Southampton City College.