Signer / Communicator

Plymouth, Devon
Pro rata of £20,570 to £22,275 P/A
12 Apr 2019
05 May 2019
Contract Type
Part Time

Signer / Communicator

Part-time, up to 34 hrs. Per/wk., 36 wks. Per/yr. | Permanent | Pro rata of £20,570 to £22,275 P/A

As one of the country’s largest providers of quality education and training, our team of over 600 talented staff support over 12,000 students each year and each plays a part in making City College Plymouth a nationally recognised learning environment.

The College offers a range of teaching, business support and Apprenticeship opportunities. So if you want to be rewarded well for investing in people’s futures - we want to hear from you.

We are seeking Signer/Communicators who will provide signing, note taking support and holistic support to students who require additional support within the learning and teaching environment, and those with an Education, Health & Care Plan, in order to enable the development of learning skills that will nurture independence and facilitate access to Further Education.

In addition, you will contribute to needs assessments, EHCP reviews, and identification of support required for your students. This will involve regular reports on student progress and involvement in staff team discussions to ensure high quality of support for your students

You will be educated to a minimum of BSL Level 2 or equivalent, and will have experience of supporting children and/or adults who are deaf or hard of hearing within a learning support service. Demonstrable knowledge of current models of support for learning is also essential, as is the ability to empathise and engage effectively with your students.

In your application, please indicate how many hours each week you would be available to work.

City College Plymouth is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The College is an equal opportunities employer.