Communications Support Worker

Job Roles:
Organisation Type:
Further Education
FE College
Contract Type:
Full Time
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Contract Term:
Salary Description:
£10,854 - £12,216 pro rata
10th Jul 2019
Start Date:
Calderdale College
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Job Title: Communications Support Worker

Faculty Unit: Study Support

Hours Per week: 30 Hours

Contract Term/Status: Term time only – 38 Weeks per year/Permanent

Salary: £10,854 - £12,216 pro rata based on full time equivalent of £13,387 - £15,067 per annum

Application deadline: Monday 12th August 2019 at 12 noon

Date of interviews: Week commencing Monday 19th August 2019

Calderdale College is looking to recruit a Communications Support Worker who will assist learners in achieving their primary learning goals by providing them with learning support in the form of a communicator. This will involve translating written English to BSL, transcribing and differentiating while acting as an in class facilitator.

Working closely with the learners you must contribute to the development of the learners support plan and facilitate the learners learning under the direction of the class tutor.

You must have an understanding and awareness of the needs of deaf and hard of hearing people including their culture, education and employment. Having the ability to communicate at all levels and demonstrating a good standard of written and spoken English is essential. You must have exceptional organisational skills, interpersonal skills and be a supportive and co-operative team player.
As an equal opportunities employer we will ensure that you will be offered an interview should you declare a disability and meet the minimum criteria.

The College is committed to safeguarding and promotes the welfare of all learners and expects its staff to share this commitment. Employment at the College is subject to an Enhanced DBS check. If the post falls under the definition of regulated activity it will also be subject to an additional barred list check.

For an information pack and application form, please visit our website or contact Human Resources on or on 01422 399311

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