Level 2-3 British Sign Language (BSL) Signer

Salaray / benefits:
Level 2 – £13,801-£14,077 Pay per annum (0.75-0.77 FTE)
(Full time Value APT&C4-5 /£18,426-£18,795)
Level 3 – £14,359-£14,939 Pay per annum (0.75-0.77 FTE)
(Full time Value APT&C6-8/£19,171-£19,945)
Pension scheme
Free, good quality, lunches
Training opportunities

Working times:
32.5 hours a week (5 x 6.5 hour days, 8.20am to 3.40pm). Term time + 1 week. 50 minutes unpaid per day for break or lunch.

Start date:
Immediately, subject to successful candidate’s availability / notice period

The King’s Academy is seeking to appoint a number of experienced Level 2-3 BSL Signers to work in our Deaf and Hearing Impaired (DHI) department.  

We are a thriving regional provision that exists to serve the five Local Authorities of Middlesbrough, Stockton, Redcar and Cleveland, Darlington and Hartlepool. We have DHI students aged from 11-18 with permanent hearing loss ranging from mild to profound and who use British Sign Language / Sign Supported English.

The King’s Academy offers unique training opportunities for candidates who wish to improve their BSL signing skills.

Candidates will require energy, initiative, integrity and commitment to our vision and Christian ethos. They will have high expectations and aspirations for DHI students and value an inclusive, total communication environment that promotes community cohesion between the Deaf and Hearing world.

If you believe you have the vision and commitment to work in an Academy which seeks to raise achievement as well as set and maintain high standards and expectations, we would like to hear from you.

The King’s Academy has a reputation for excellent standards of behaviour and first class resources.

For an application pack and further information, please download from below. Alternatively, call 01642 577 577 or email: recruitment@thekingsacademy.org.uk

Closing date: 9am, Monday 29 April 2019
Interview date: w/c Monday 29 April 2019

Please click here for the Application Form
Job Description and Person Specification – Level 2-3 British Sign Language (BSL) Signer

The King’s Academy takes its responsibility for safeguarding children very seriously and successful applications will be subject to an Enhanced Disclosure via the DBS, along with standard pre-employment safeguarding checks.