ROYAL SCHOOL FOR THE BLIND, LIVERPOOL
A school judged outstanding by Ofsted.
Dates: To commence September 2018
Salary: SCP 9-13 - £16755 to £17391 pro-rata for term time, plus SEN Allowance, £1264.
Location: Church Road North, Wavertree, Liverpool L15 6TQ
Contract type: Part-time, various hours per week, term time only.
Contract term: Temporary one year in the first instance but will be subject to the ongoing needs and attendance at school of the assigned child.
We offer educational placements for children with visual impairments and moderate to severe learning disabilities, ranging in ages from 2 to 19 years. Placements at the school are for both day and residential children. It is the aim of the School to provide the highest educational and care opportunities for all our children.
We have a number of children who will be joining us from September 2018 who will require one to one support to assist them through their learning experience. Depending on your skills and experience and the needs of the children you will be assigned to a particular child and your working hours per week and length of contract will be dependent upon the child you are assigned to.
Working under the direction of the class teacher you will support the child in their academic learning as well as in developing their personal, social and communication skills. You will also be expected to carry out physical tasks such as dressing and feeding but this will depend on the particular needs of the child.
You should be qualified to at least NVQ level 2 with relevant experience in a similar environment. More importantly we are looking for team players with a can do attitude, patience, perseverance and a drive to make a difference.
Closing date: Thursday 19th July 2018
Interview date: Monday 23rd July 2018
Please contact us to apply.