Teaching Assistants (With BSL)

Scale: 4/5 Spine Point 7 – 13 (depending on qualification and experience)
Salary: £23,628 – £26,298 per annum full time (pro-rata for hours / weeks worked)
Hours: 36 hours per week (Term Time Only – 39 weeks)
Closing Date: Ongoing
Interviews: To be arranged

Fixed Term and Event linked contracts available

Oak Lodge School is a Good (OfSTED 2020) secondary school for students with hearing, speech and language and communication needs with a residential provision. Oak Lodge follows a student-centred multi-modal approach to communication. We would like to welcome you to become part of our vibrant and innovative learning community, to have the opportunity to work in our happy and harmonious school which promotes the highest standards and is at the forefront of special education. We are an inclusive school where every student and member of staff is valued highly.

We are looking for a full-time / part-time TA who is willing to commit to the whole school ethos and contribute to the whole school community. This includes school trips and after school clubs.

There is an opportunity to work within the residential unit if desired.

Applicants must have excellent sign language skills (minimum qualification BSL Level 2) and experience of working with deaf and/or language impaired children.

Applications particularly welcome from applicants with experience of working with students with ASD, multi-sensory impairment, behaviour support needs.

Applicants should complete the application form indicating how they meet the person specification and explain why they want to work at Oak Lodge School. The application should be emailed to: recruitment@oaklodge.wandsworth.sch.uk

If you would like further information about the school please look on our website or phone 020 8673 3453 and ask to speak to our HR officer Elizabeth Reda about the post.

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.
This post is subject to an Enhanced DBS check.

CVs are not accepted.

For further information and to apply please download an application form below: