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Teaching Assistant (Level 2/3) – BGGS

For the Hearing Impaired Resource Base (HIRB)
Level 2 £15,807 – £17,746 + SEN Allowance £1,173 pro rata
Level 3 £19,430 – £24, 964 + SEN Allowance £1,173 pro rata (depending upon TA qualification)
Term Time Only, 32.5 hours/week
8.30am to 3.30pm Monday to Friday

Bordesley Green Girls’ School is a high-achieving oversubscribed girls’ school in Birmingham. ‘The school provides an exceptionally high quality of education for its students. Students make outstanding progress in their academic and personal achievement’ Ofsted March 2014.

We would like to appoint a Level 2 or Level 3 qualified Teaching Assistant with a relevant BSL qualification to start with immediate effect.  Due to funding provisions, this is a temporary post until the end of the Summer Term 2018, in the first instance.

The post holder will work with HIRB students, both in class and by withdrawal.  Secondary experience preferred but not essential.  The ideal candidate will be enthusiastic and pro-active in helping our hearing impaired students to develop their language skills and achieve their target stages/grades and in raising deaf awareness within the school and wider school community.

This post is covered by Part 7 of the Immigration Act (2016) and therefore the ability to speak fluent and spoken English is an essential requirement for this role.

Interested candidates may download an Application Pack from our website at:

Completed application forms may be returned to the above school address or emailed to by the closing date of:

Friday 12 May 2017 at 12 noon.

If you have not been contacted within 10 days of the closing date, please assume that your application has not been short listed on this occasion.

Bordesley Green Girls’ School and Sixth Form School is committed to the safeguarding and welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.  An enhanced DBS clearance is required for all successful applicants.