Special Support Assistant – Sign Language Communicator

LG Scale D (currently £11,774 – £12,535 per annum)
31 hours per week, term time plus one week

This is a temporary position linked to a specific student – the position will be reviewed annually.

The school is ambitious, has high aspirations and is entering a new and exciting phase in its development with the appointment of a new Headteacher from September 2017. We are seeking to appoint an enthusiastic and committed individual to provide support to a sensory impaired student to enable them to participate in group and class activities combined with structured learning programmes, to help them achieve their full potential.

The successful candidate will not only possess a genuine interest in young people and an insight into how they learn, but also show the ability to use initiative to support students’ individual needs and to work as part of a large team. A commitment to, and experience of, working with young people with SEND and emotional/social difficulties would be an advantage.

CNS has high aspirations for all its staff and students, and provides excellent support and high quality CPD.

If you inspire young people and want to develop your career in a thriving and ambitious school please visit ‘Vacancies’ in the ‘About Us’ section of our website www.cns-school.org, or contact the HR team at hr@cns-school.org or on 01603-274015.

Closing date:   9.00am on Friday 23rd June 2017
Interviews:     Friday 30th June 2017

For all posts, City of Norwich School – An Ormiston Academy is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, and the expectation is that all staff will share this commitment. Therefore, the successful applicant will be required to undertake an enhanced DBS check via the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS).

City of Norwich School – An Ormiston Academy
Eaton Road, Norwich. NR4 6PP
Tel: 01603 274000; Fax: 01603 274035
Headteacher: Jim Nixon