Westgate C.P. School


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Learning Support Assistant, Hearing Impaired Unit


Salary Range (for BSL stage 2) £18,933 - £21,748  (FTE)

25 hours per week, term time only.  Fixed Term until 31 August 2022.


We are currently recruiting for a Learning Support Assistant experienced in working with children with a hearing impairment.


The successful candidate will be working as part of a dedicated unit that caters for children with severe to profound hearing loss from the age of three to eleven.   You will be supporting a hearing impaired child integrated into their mainstream class within our primary school.


This post is for 25 hours per week commencing ASAP.


The successful candidate will have previous experience of working with young people.  They will be deaf aware, proficient in sign and have British Sign Language qualification Level 1 as a minimum requirement, or be prepared to undertake the course eventually achieving Level 2.  


We can offer you:

  • a warm and nurturing environment and supportive team.
  • a developing and forward-thinking approach.
  • Commitment to continual professional development.


Please refer to the attached job description and person specification.  Also, please refer to our job applicants’ privacy notice and safeguarding statement. 


You are welcome to visit our school or to contact Miss Rankin, Teacher of the Deaf, if you have questions about the post prior to application:


Applications should be sent to:


Annie Drugan, School Business Manager