Communication Support Worker – Huntington School

As an Outstanding School and one of the leading Research Schools in the country, Huntington has a simple approach to recruitment: attract the best and then treat them unbelievably well.

Communication Support Worker
Part time 0.4 FTE (Thursday and Friday)
Grade 7, Level 1-4 (£23,381 to £25,826) reduced pro rata £9,352 to £10,330
Temporary post to be extended until the student has left school

We are seeking a committed and enthusiastic Communication Support Worker to provide communication and educational support to a deaf student who joined Huntington School in September 2016. Experience of supporting students in an educational or youth setting in English/Literacy or Numeracy would be an advantage

You will need:

  • excellent communication skills and be able to support the student using BSL (Level 6) or equivalent, SSE and signed and spoken English as appropriate;
  • the ability to motivate and encourage them to develop and achieve in the school environment;
  • to be responsive to the individual needs of the student;
  • to promote the inclusion of all students in the school.

Please download a job description and an application form from our school website: https://huntingtonschool.co.uk/about/vacancies/. Please note that we are unable to accept CVs in place of application forms.

Huntington School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Enhanced DBS clearance is required for appointment to this post.