Advisory Teacher of Deaf & Hearing Impaired Children
Advertiser: London Borough of Hounslow
- Reference: R0002059
- Published on: Wed 11/01/2017 15:30 PM
- Closing on: Sun 19/02/2017 23:55 PM
- Working Pattern: Full Time, Part Time, Permanent
- Salary: Mainscale + TLR2b + SEN 1 (Outer London)
- DBS Check: No
- Location: Hounslow
Full-Time & Part-time positions (x 2)
We are seeking to appoint highly experienced, enthusiastic and motivated advisory teachers of deaf and hearing impairment, to join the multi-disciplinary SEN Specialist Support service that includes experts in visual impairment and physical disabilities/complex medical needs.
Applicants that do not have the mandatory qualification for the full time position but are undergoing and/or willing to undertake the training are invited to apply. Applicants for the part-time position should be fully qualified. The positions are available either on a full-time or part-time basis.
The posts will provide an exciting opportunity for lively and committed teachers to work with children, young people and their families as well as facilitating the inclusion of pupils with hearing impairment in mainstream schools. The work of both teachers will cover all ages and abilities.
The successful candidates will need to have substantial successful experience of working with children, ideally in primary and secondary settings with hearing impairment needs. The candidates must have excellent communication and interpersonal skills, have a strong team ethos and be able to motivate, challenge and inspire colleagues, school staff and other professionals. The ability to provide advice, support for individual pupils is essential.
Hounslow is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people, and vulnerable adults and expects all staff to share this commitment.
We provide a comprehensive staff development programme.
Applicants should have a current driving licence, and have the use of a car, for which a mileage allowance is paid.
We would like the persons appointed to start as soon as they are able.
If you would like an opportunity for an informal discussion about the post, please speak to the Head of Service: A Gupta (020 8583 6334).
Closing date: Mid-night 19th February 2017
Interview Date: To be agreed.
*Please indicate on the supporting statement which position you would like to apply for.*